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Grimsby to Leicester by train

  • First train
    05:12
  • Last train
    21:24
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 35m
  • Distance
    125 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 56m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Grimsby to Leicester by train

Fast trains from Grimsby to Leicester take around 2 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 125 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Grimsby and Leicester.

1. Are there direct trains from Grimsby to Leicester?

Journeys between Grimsby and Leicester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 34 departures on the route from Grimsby to Leicester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 24 departures.

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

The Grimsby to Leicester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Leicester is usually scheduled to depart Grimsby around 05:12 and the last train is around 21:24. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Grimsby around 05:13, and the last at 20:34.

When to book Grimsby to Leicester train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 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 Grimsby to Leicester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Grimsby and Leicester?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • TransPennine Express

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.