Taunton to Leicester by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:50
  • Last train
    21:30
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 13m

Travelling from Taunton to Leicester by train

Fast trains from Taunton to Leicester take around 3 hours and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 225 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Taunton and Leicester.

Are there direct trains from Taunton to Leicester?

Journeys between Taunton and Leicester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Taunton to Leicester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 32 departures.

How long is the train journey from Taunton to Leicester?

The Taunton to Leicester train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Taunton to Leicester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Leicester is usually scheduled to depart Taunton around 06:51 and the last train is around 21:19. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Taunton around 06:50, and the last at 21:30.

When to book Taunton to Leicester train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Taunton to Leicester by train.

Which train companies operate between Taunton and Leicester?

More than one train company operates on the route from Taunton to Leicester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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