Duration 2h 58m
Distance 228 miles
Average price £169
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Lille and Leicester takes 2h 58m and the fastest train takes 2h 28m. The train service runs several times per day from Lille 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 • 2h 46m

  1. Lille Europe
  2. London St Pancras International
  3. Leicester
2h 46m
£108 - £331

Lille to Leicester train times

Trains run every four hours between Lille and Leicester. The earliest departure is at 11:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Lille is at 18:35 which arrives into Leicester at 20:41. All services require a transfer at LONDON ST PANCRAS EUROSTAR and take an average of 2h 58m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe and arriving at Leicester via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 46m.

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The distance between Lille and Leicester is 228 miles.

Lille to Leicester train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Lille Europe station.

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

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Leicester is 1h behind Lille. It is currently 9:09 AM in Lille and 8:09 AM in Leicester.

There are 320+ hotels available in Leicester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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