Wolverhampton to Leicester by train

  • First train
    05:00
  • Last train
    23:18
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 27m
  • Distance
    67 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    38
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 19m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Wolverhampton to Leicester by train

Fast trains from Wolverhampton to Leicester take around 1 hour and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 67 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wolverhampton and Leicester.

1. Are there direct trains from Wolverhampton to Leicester?

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

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Wolverhampton to Leicester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 34 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Wolverhampton to Leicester?

The Wolverhampton to Leicester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Wolverhampton to Leicester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Leicester is usually scheduled to depart Wolverhampton around 05:00 and the last train is around 23:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wolverhampton around 05:45, and the last at 23:19.

When to book Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton to Leicester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wolverhampton and Leicester?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains

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

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