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Duration 2h 48m
Distance 117.5 miles
Average price £90
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Liverpool Lime Street and Leicester takes 2h 48m and the fastest train takes 2h 6m. There is a train service every few hours from Liverpool Lime Street 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. Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Crewe
  3. Leicester
2h 58m
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£51 - £224

Liverpool Lime Street to Leicester train times

Trains run hourly between Liverpool Lime Street and Leicester. The service departs Liverpool Lime Street at 23:35 at night, which arrives into Leicester at 06:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 48m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Leicester via Crewe and Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 58m.

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The distance between Liverpool Lime Street and Leicester is 94 miles. The road distance is 117.5 miles.

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Liverpool Lime Street to Leicester train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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Liverpool Lime Street to Leicester train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Nuneaton station.

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What companies run services between Liverpool Lime Street and Leicester?

You can take a train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leicester via Crewe and Nuneaton in around 2h 58m.
Train operators
London Northwestern Railway
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Train from Crewe to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Avanti West Coast
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £50
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £50
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £18
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Crewe to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£23 - £80
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£23 - £30
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£55 - £80
East Midlands Railways
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£20 - £30
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Single
£55 - £85
Train from Nottingham to Leicester
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Off-Peak Single
£9 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Single
£13 - £20

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