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Trains from Peterborough to Leicester

Running 16 times a day with CrossCountry*

*Based on scheduled timetable

Take advantage of discounted train tickets up to 15 minutes prior to departure, when you purchase Advance tickets.

Avoid traffic and the stress of navigating when you travel by train from Peterborough to Leicester. Whether it's a trip back home or a journey to discover an amazing new part of the UK, CrossCountry can get you there in comfort and style.

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Why CrossCountry?

Buy tickets for any train journey in Britain. We cross more of the country than any other train company.

  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • 10% TOTUM discount

CrossCountry Trains from Peterborough to Leicester

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Travelling to Leicester

  • First CrossCountry train - 06:10
  • Last CrossCountry train - 22:00

Travelling from Peterborough to Leicester

From shopping to culture, from history to nature, from attractions to restaurants - Leicester has you covered. You'll arrive directly into Leicester, so you can start exploring immediately. Stay for a day, a weekend, a week or more - you won't run out of things to do in Leicester no matter how long you're there.

Are there direct trains from Peterborough to Leicester?

Yes, regular direct trains run between Peterborough and Leicester with CrossCountry.

What amenities are available onboard trains from Peterborough to Leicester?

As you would expect from CrossCountry, our service from Peterborough to Leicester has lots of amenities to enjoy. Take advantage of the at-seat service providing drinks and a selection of snacks, as well as plentiful seating choices and charge points (subject to availability). We have everything you need onboard to have a great train journey.

Is WiFi available on trains from Peterborough to Leicester?

We provide free WiFi on all our trains from Peterborough to Leicester. Whether you're travelling for business or pleasure, it's always better to stay connected with friends, family and even colleagues!

T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more info.

Where can I find cheap tickets from Peterborough to Leicester?

We know you're looking to connect to the people and places you love at the best price, and we're committed to helping you do just that. We've pulled together our tips to help you find the cheapest tickets and we also have a special offers page, which is regularly updated to help you get where you want to go for less.

Can I use my railcard on trains from Peterborough to Leicester?

If you're a railcard holder, you're in luck - there's a good chance you'll be able to save up to 1/3 on your ticket from Peterborough to Leicester. We accept railcards on most of our services, so check out our Railcards page for more information about your specific railcard.


For full information about Leicester station, check out our station guide.

Once you have arrived in Leicester

Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!

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