On a typical weekday there are 28 scheduled rail journeys between Newcastle and Leicester, with 0 of them being direct trains. There are also a further 28 possible journeys which require a change.
The distance by rail from Newcastle to Leicester is approximately 162 miles (262 kilometres). The average train journey takes about 3hrs 51 mins.
East Midlands Railway and CrossCountry and London North Eastern Railway and First TransPennine Express and Northern Rail are the main train operating companies running services between Newcastle and Leicester.
There are 7 possible routes with the shortest and most direct being Newcastle to Leicester. The fastest journey time on this route takes 2hrs 54 mins.