Lowestoft to Leicester by train

  • First train
    05:42
  • Last train
    23:35
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 49m
  • Distance
    195 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 27m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lowestoft to Leicester by train

Fast trains from Lowestoft to Leicester take around 3 hours and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 195 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lowestoft and Leicester.

1. Are there direct trains from Lowestoft to Leicester?

Journeys between Lowestoft and Leicester usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Lowestoft to Leicester 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 16 departures.

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

The Lowestoft to Leicester train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Leicester is usually scheduled to depart Lowestoft around 05:42 and the last train is around 23:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lowestoft around 06:38, and the last at 23:35.

When to book Lowestoft to Leicester 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 Lowestoft to Leicester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lowestoft and Leicester?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Greater Anglia

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.