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Duration 7h 49m
Distance 407.8 miles
Average price £290
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Aberdeen and Leicester takes 7h 49m and the fastest train takes 7h 40m. There is at least one train per day from Aberdeen to Leicester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aberdeen
  2. Sheffield
  3. Leicester
7h 51m
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£197 - £444

Aberdeen to Leicester train times

Trains run once daily between Aberdeen and Leicester. The service departs Aberdeen at 08:20 in the morning, which arrives into Leicester at 16:00. All services require a transfer at Sheffield and take an average of 7h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Leicester via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 51m.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Leicester is 315 miles. The road distance is 407.8 miles.

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Aberdeen to Leicester train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Aberdeen station.

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Aberdeen to Leicester train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Leicester station.

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