Leicester to Stratford-upon-Avon by train

  • First train
    05:49
  • Last train
    22:55
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 1m
  • Distance
    63 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    30
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 58m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Leicester to Stratford-upon-Avon by train

Fast trains from Leicester to Stratford-upon-Avon take around 2 hours and 1 minute, covering a distance of approximately 63 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Stratford-upon-Avon.

1. Are there direct trains from Leicester to Stratford-upon-Avon?

Journeys between Leicester and Stratford-upon-Avon usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Leicester to Stratford-upon-Avon 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 Leicester to Stratford-upon-Avon?

The Leicester to Stratford-upon-Avon train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 1 minute, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Leicester to Stratford-upon-Avon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Stratford-upon-Avon is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 06:17 and the last train is around 22:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leicester around 05:49, and the last at 22:19.

When to book Leicester to Stratford-upon-Avon 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 Stratford-upon-Avon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Leicester and Stratford-upon-Avon?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • UK Rail Connections
  • West Midlands Trains

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.