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Journey details

Best price 29£
Journey duration 4 h 44 min
Connections per day 195
First departure: 04:08
Last departure: 23:54
Distance 280km

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Virail helps you to find the best train ticket from Cardiff to Leeds. You can compare many different offers at the same time, all you need to do is to enter the date of your trip and we will find all the possibilities for you. On our platform you can also filter the results by departure and arrival time, number of changes, duration, price and you can also decide if you want a one-way or a round-trip ticket. Once you chose the best option for you, we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website and you will be able to book your ticket. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Trains from Cardiff to Leeds: which companies can you travel with?

To get to Leeds by train, you can rely on Nationalrail, only an example among all our partners.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much is the cheapest train ticket from Cardiff to Leeds?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Leeds for 29,00 £. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Leeds cost on average 89,40 £.

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Trains from Cardiff to Leeds


When travelling by train, never forget to keep your ticket with you: make sure to print it out in advance or to download the mobile version if allowed.

If the train timetable doesn't fit in your schedule or budget, bus and carpooling can provide you some time and price alternatives, without substantially changing the duration of the journey.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Cardiff and Leeds?

The trains to Leeds can leave from Cardiff Intl Airport[ XCF ] and arrive at Leeds[ LDS ].

What time do the trains to Leeds leave and how long is the journey?

The average duration of the journey is 5 hours and 11 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Leeds in 5 hours and 10 minutes. The first train leaves from Cardiff at 05:06, while the last one leaves at 15:06.

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