Duration 3h 39m
Distance 158.8 miles
Average price £210
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leicester and Taunton takes 3h 39m and the fastest train takes 2h 49m. There is a train service every few hours from Leicester to Taunton. 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

  1. Leicester
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Taunton
3h 20m
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£95 - £300

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No, there is no direct train from Leicester to Taunton. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Taunton via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 20m.

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The distance between Leicester and Taunton is 141 miles. The road distance is 158.8 miles.

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

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

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What companies run services between Leicester and Taunton?

You can take a train from Leicester to Taunton via Birmingham New Street in around 3h 20m.
Train operators
CrossCountry
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£65 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £190

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