Duration 2h 19m
Distance 104.7 miles
Average price £51
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Leicester takes 2h 19m and the fastest train takes 2h 2m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 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.

Subway, train

  1. Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station
    Piccadilly
  2. London St Pancras International
  3. Leicester
2h 18m
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£41 - £56

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Leicester train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Leicester. The earliest departure is at 13:01 in the afternoon, and the last departure from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is at 22:06 which arrives into Leicester at 01:06. All services require a transfer at King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station and take an average of 2h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, December 6, 2019

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Leicester? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station and arriving at Leicester via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Leicester is 86 miles. The road distance is 104.7 miles.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Leicester train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Leicester train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Leicester station.

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