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Gatwick Airport to Leicester by train
Fastest journey2hr 8m
Trains per day103
Avg. journey time2hr 28m
Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Leicester by train
Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Leicester take around 2 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 177 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Leicester.
1. Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Leicester?
Journeys between Gatwick Airport and Leicester usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 99 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport 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 113 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Gatwick Airport to Leicester?
The Gatwick Airport to Leicester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Gatwick Airport to Leicester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Leicester is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:21 and the last train is around 23:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 04:21, and the last at 00:42.
What's the Gatwick Airport to Leicester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Gatwick Airport to Leicester are $29.60.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $40, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Gatwick Airport 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 Gatwick Airport to Leicester by train.
Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Leicester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Gatwick Airport to Leicester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Midlands Railway
- East Midlands Trains
- Gatwick Express
- London Underground
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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