Book your CrossCountry e-ticket then pack your bags for a thrilling trip from Birmingham to Leicester by train! You’ll travel in comfort and style by Class 170 Turbostar high-speed train to one of Britain’s oldest cities – and in as little as 50 minutes’ time. Flexible tickets, cost-friendly fares, plus the choice of Standard or First Class seating are just a few of the added perks that come with your CrossCountry train ticket. While en route to Leicester, relax and enjoy the view of England from your window as you help yourself to the many quality onboard services available to you!
Leicester is a progressive, multi-ethnic city first established by the Romans in 50 CE. A tour of Leceister’s Old Town district quickly reveals evidence of its deep medieval history and enduring legacy. It’s here that you’ll discover such treasures as the 14th-century Guildhall, Leicester Cathedral and King Richard III Visitor Centre, among others. Other notable city sights include the Jewry Wall museum, National Space Centre, Abbey Park and Haymarket Memorial Clock Tower.
Purchase your CrossCountry e-ticket for travel from Birmingham to Leicester by train right here. Then, use the ticket collection reference # provided in the email we send you to collect your actual ticket from a self-service ticket machine anywhere in Britain.
When booking your Birmingham to Leicester train ticket, the following fare options may be available: