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Duration 7h 33m
Distance 312.9 miles
Average price £260
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Kilmarnock and Leicester takes 7h 33m and the fastest train takes 5h 53m. There is a train service every few hours from Kilmarnock 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.

Train via Crewe

  1. Glasgow Central
  2. Crewe
  3. Leicester
7h 8m
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£136 - £505

Kilmarnock to Leicester train times

Trains run hourly between Kilmarnock and Leicester. The earliest departure is at 05:22 in the morning, and the last departure from Kilmarnock is at 23:00 which arrives into Leicester at 09:50. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Thursday, October 1, 2020

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Kilmarnock to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Kilmarnock and arriving at Leicester via Glasgow Central, Crewe and Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 8m.

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The distance between Kilmarnock and Leicester is 248 miles. The road distance is 312.9 miles.

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Kilmarnock to Leicester train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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Kilmarnock to Leicester train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Nuneaton station.

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What companies run services between Kilmarnock and Leicester?

You can take a train from Kilmarnock to Leicester via Glasgow Central, Crewe, and Nuneaton in around 7h 8m.
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£90 - £310
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Crewe
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£90 - £310
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£90 - £120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£230 - £310
Train from Crewe to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£23 - £85
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£23 - £30
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £85

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