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Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester by train
Fastest journey2hr 46m
Trains per day41
Avg. journey time4hr 4m
Travelling from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester by train
Fast trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester take around 2 hours and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 262 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Newcastle upon Tyne and Leicester.
1. Are there direct trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester?
Journeys between Newcastle upon Tyne and Leicester usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 41 departures on the route from Newcastle upon Tyne 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 53 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester?
The Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Leicester is usually scheduled to depart Newcastle upon Tyne around 04:44 and the last train is around 22:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Newcastle upon Tyne around 04:44, and the last at 22:01.
What's the Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester are $32.83.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $43, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester by train.
Which train companies operate between Newcastle upon Tyne and Leicester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leicester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- East Midlands Railway
- East Midlands Trains
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- TransPennine Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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