Leicester to Grimsby by train

  • First train
    06:15
  • Last train
    23:59
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 30m
  • Distance
    125 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    50
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 54m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Leicester to Grimsby by train

Fast trains from Leicester to Grimsby take around 2 hours and 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 125 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Grimsby.

1. Are there direct trains from Leicester to Grimsby?

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

We usually find around 46 departures on the route from Leicester to Grimsby 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 56 departures.

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

The Leicester to Grimsby train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Grimsby is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 06:15 and the last train is around 23:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leicester around 07:53, and the last at 23:46.

When to book Leicester to Grimsby 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 Leicester to Grimsby by train.

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Which train companies operate between Leicester and Grimsby?

More than one train company operates on the route from Leicester to Grimsby, 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.