Duration 5h 2m
Distance 162.4 miles
Average price £80
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberystwyth and Leicester takes 5h 2m and the fastest train takes 4h 16m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberystwyth 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. Aberystwyth
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Leicester
4h 19m
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£65 - £101

Aberystwyth to Leicester train times

Trains run every four hours between Aberystwyth and Leicester. The earliest departure is at 15:30 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Aberystwyth is at 19:30 which arrives into Leicester at 06:12. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 5h 2m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Leicester via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 19m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Leicester is 126 miles. The road distance is 162.4 miles.

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Aberystwyth to Leicester train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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Aberystwyth to Leicester train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Leicester station.

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