Leicester to Syston by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
  • Distance
    7 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 28m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Leicester to Syston by train

Fast trains from Leicester to Syston take around 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 7 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Syston.

1. Are there direct trains from Leicester to Syston?

Journeys between Leicester and Syston usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Leicester to Syston 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 at least one departure.

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

The Leicester to Syston train travel time is normally about 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Syston is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 08:30 and the last train is around 00:52. At weekends the only train usually departs Leicester around 08:35.

When to book Leicester to Syston 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 Syston by train.

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Which train companies operate between Leicester and Syston?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Syston to Leicester by train

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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.