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Leicester to Telford by train

  • First train
    06:17
  • Last train
    22:55
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 39m
  • Distance
    89 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    36
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 3m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Leicester to Telford by train

Fast trains from Leicester to Telford take around 1 hour and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 89 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Telford.

1. Are there direct trains from Leicester to Telford?

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

We usually find around 39 departures on the route from Leicester to Telford 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 31 departures.

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

The Leicester to Telford train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Telford 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 22:20.

When to book Leicester to Telford 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 Telford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Leicester and Telford?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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

Telford 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.