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Duration 1h 32m
Distance 104 miles
Average price £47
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Whitechapel and Leicester takes 1h 32m and the fastest train takes 1h 23m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Whitechapel 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.


  1. London St Pancras International
  2. Leicester
1h 36m
£37 - £53

Whitechapel to Leicester train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Whitechapel and Leicester. The earliest departure is at 08:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Whitechapel is at 22:35 which arrives into Leicester at 00:50. All services require a transfer at King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station and take an average of 1h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Whitechapel station to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Whitechapel station and arriving at Leicester via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 36m.

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The distance between Whitechapel and Leicester is 90 miles. The road distance is 104 miles.

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Whitechapel to Leicester train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from London St Pancras International station.

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

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There are 190+ hotels available in Leicester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Whitechapel and Leicester?

East Midlands Railways operates a train from London St Pancras International to Leicester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £35 - £50 and the journey takes 1h 2m.
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