Leicester to Birmingham New Street Trains
Booking the cheapest available train ticket for travel to Leicester from Birmingham New Street by rail is quick and easy when you use the Railsaver National Rail Journey Planner above.
All you need to do is enter Birmingham New Street and Leicester as your from and to station, select your travel dates, choose your preferred departure and arrival time and then click the 'Find Tickets' button.
Railsaver will search for and display the cheapest combinations of train fares, that include any intermediate connections, to get you from Birmingham New Street to Leicester on the dates and at the travel times that you select.
You may also purchase train tickets to and from Leicester at the station. It is however usually always cheaper to book online which you may do here by as much as twelve weeks in advance.
Important: If your rail journey between Birmingham New Street and Leicester entails a comute between another London Network Rail mainline train station the price quoted by Railsaver for your your Leicester and Birmingham New Street train ticket will include these connecting train journeys and you will not need to purchase any additional train tickets.
For more information, including live Leicester and Birmingham New Street train times, ticket availability, arrival and departures times or to check if they are any current train delays on your Birmingham New Street to Leicester rail route please use the navigation menu bars at the top and bottom of this page or you may contact us directly for assistance.
About Leicester Railway Station
Leicester Railway Station serves the City of Leicester in Leicestershire, England. It is on the main line from London St Pancras to Sheffield and Nottingham. The station is managed and operated by East Midlands Trains.
Leicester is an interchange point between the Midland Main Line from London St Pancras to Leeds and services on the Cross Country Route from Birmingham through Cambridge to Stansted Airport and Norwich.
The main entrance to Leicester station is on London Road. A slope takes pedestrians towards Station Street and the City centre.
The concourse gives access to the main station overbridge to all platforms, and via a corridor to the lifts. There is a footbridge at the northern end of the station giving access to the long-stay car park and Campbell Street.
Leicester station also benefits from an office for the British Transport Police and Cash point in the porte-cochere as well as a taxi rank and shortstay drop-off and pick-up area.
Leicester station is served by four main line train sper hour to and from London via Sheffield or Nottingham. Additional trains run during peak times.
These main line train services into Leicester are operated by East Midlands Trains with regular services from Leicester to London, Nottingham, Derby, Sheffield and limited direct services to and from Leeds, York, Lincoln and Skegness.
Intermediate centres served by main line services to and from Leicester include Market Harborough, Kettering, Wellingborough, Bedford, Luton, Loughborough, Alfreton, Doncaster and Wakefield.
Regional services from Birmingham to Cambridge and Stansted Airport via Peterborough are provided by CrossCountry.
Intermediate centres served by these regional services include South Wigston, Narborough, Hinckley, Nuneaton, Coleshill, Melton Mowbray, Oakham, Stamford, Ely and Audley End.
East Midlands Trains also provide the local services throughout the East Midlands with hourly services from Lincoln to Loughborough Nottingham and Lincoln via East Midlands Parkway. Intermediate centres served by these local services include Syston, Sileby, Barrow upon Soar, Beeston and Newark.
Railsaver will only offer you the cheapest Birmingham New Street to Leicester train tickets available. Use the National Rail Journey Planner and best fare finder above to book cheap Birmingham New Street to Leicester train tickets in few quick and easy steps.
If you prefer you may also travel to Leicester from Birmingham New Street by
National Express intercity coach and bus.
Birmingham New Street to Leicester Split Tickets
Splitting your Birmingham New Street to Leicester train ticket is a great way to save money, even if you split and book your train ticket to Leicester on the day of departure.
To see how much you can save by splitting your train ticket to Leicester from Birmingham New Street use the automated Railsaver Split Ticket search and booking service that you will find here.