Leicester to Strood by train

  • First train
    06:04
  • Last train
    20:27
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 55m
  • Distance
    177 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    50
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 11m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Leicester to Strood by train

Fast trains from Leicester to Strood take around 1 hour and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 177 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Strood.

1. Are there direct trains from Leicester to Strood?

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

We usually find around 50 departures on the route from Leicester to Strood 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 53 departures.

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

The Leicester to Strood train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Strood is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 05:31 and the last train is around 20:27. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leicester around 04:45, and the last at 20:42.

When to book Leicester to Strood 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 Strood by train.

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Which train companies operate between Leicester and Strood?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London Underground
  • Southeastern

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.