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Trains London to Leeds: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from London to Leeds. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much do train tickets from London to Leeds cost?

The cheapest train tickets from London to Leeds cost £ 111.76. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 173.32 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from London to Leeds.

London to Leeds by train

Best price £ 146.08
Journey duration 38 min
Connections per day 88
First departure 16:11
Last departure 23:11
Distance 169 mi
Departure London
Arrival Leeds
Carriers Nationalrail, London North Eastern Railway, East Midlands Railway, Thameslink, Northern rail, London Overground, Tube, First Hull Trains, Grand central trains, First transpennine express, Southern, South Western Railway, Great Northern, Cross country, Hull Trains, TransPennine Express

Ticket price London - Leeds every day

£ 4.09
In 2 days
£ 4.09
In 3 days
£ 4.09
In 4 days
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Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
£ 111.76
Maximum price
£ 112,163.73

London - Leeds


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£ 160.41

Tuesday, July 5th 2022
Northern Rail-logo
Leeds Railway Station - York
11:18 - 11:49
Northern Rail
CO2: 0.78kg
By Bus

£ 11.84

Monday, July 4th 2022
London Finchley Road - Leeds (Kirkgate)
15:00 - 19:00
CO2: 9.58kg

How long does the journey from London to Leeds take by train?

The journey between London and Leeds runs for about 169.6 mi and usually takes approximately 43 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 2 min. If you are trying to get from London to Leeds as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from London to Leeds?

The first daily departure from London to Leeds leaves at 11:51, while the last journey of the day sets out at 23:11. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between London and Leeds. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use to travel from London to Leeds?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart London from the following stations: London Kings Cross [ KGX ], London St Pancras International [ STP ], London Kings Cross, London St Pancras International, Kentish Town West, Selby, Chingford, West Croydon, Banstead and York. Arriving at Leeds, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Leeds [ LDS ], Leeds, Highbury & Islington, London Kings Cross, London Liverpool Street, London Bridge, Streatham Common, Leeds Railway Station, London Waterloo and Sutton (Surrey). Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Leeds.

How many times a day do departures from London leave for Leeds?

If you want to get from London to Leeds, you can travel with providers such as London North Eastern Railway, East Midlands Railway, Thameslink, Northern rail, London Overground, Tube, First Hull Trains, Grand central trains, First transpennine express, Southern, South Western Railway, Great Northern, Cross country, Hull Trains and TransPennine Express. You will find a maximum number of 305 departures per day. On average, there are 102 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 102 direct journeys between London and Leeds. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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