Amsterdam to Leicester by train

  • First train
    06:15
  • Last train
    17:34
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 36m
  • Distance
    409 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    16
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 25m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Amsterdam to Leicester by train

Fast trains from Amsterdam to Leicester take around 5 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 409 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Amsterdam and Leicester.

1. Are there direct trains from Amsterdam to Leicester?

Journeys between Amsterdam and Leicester usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Amsterdam to Leicester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Amsterdam to Leicester?

The Amsterdam to Leicester train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Amsterdam to Leicester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Leicester is usually scheduled to depart Amsterdam around 06:15 and the last train is around 17:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Amsterdam around 07:17, and the last at 17:34.

When to book Amsterdam to Leicester train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Amsterdam to Leicester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Amsterdam and Leicester?

More than one train company operates on the route from Amsterdam to Leicester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Eurostar
  • Intercités
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.