On a typical weekday there are 29 scheduled rail journeys between Newcastle and Leicester, with 0 of them being direct trains. There are also a further 29 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 4hrs 6 mins.
Northern Rail and First TransPennine Express and East Midlands Railway and London North Eastern Railway and CrossCountry and Lumo 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.