Haywards Heath to Leicester by train

  • First train
    05:17
  • Last train
    22:47
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 25m
  • Distance
    194 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    48
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 41m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Haywards Heath to Leicester by train

Fast trains from Haywards Heath to Leicester take around 2 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 194 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Haywards Heath and Leicester.

1. Are there direct trains from Haywards Heath to Leicester?

Journeys between Haywards Heath and Leicester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 54 departures on the route from Haywards Heath 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 46 departures.

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

The Haywards Heath to Leicester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Leicester is usually scheduled to depart Haywards Heath around 06:11 and the last train is around 22:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Haywards Heath around 04:26, and the last at 19:45.

When to book Haywards Heath 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 Haywards Heath to Leicester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Haywards Heath and Leicester?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Gatwick Express
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

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.