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Train Information to Leeds from Birmingham

distanceDistance92 miles (148 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Birmingham to Leeds cover the 92 miles (148 km) long route taking on average 1 h 58 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £50, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Leeds Railway Station.

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Travel with Crosscountry Railways from Birmingham to Leeds

Travel between Birmingham and Leeds from £29 with Omio’s train partners Crosscountry Railways! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Crosscountry Railways

Find the perfect Crosscountry Railways train between Birmingham and Leeds for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest Crosscountry Railways train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Birmingham to Leeds. You can also check relevant travel information for the Crosscountry Railways train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap Crosscountry Railways train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 92 miles (148 km) on this journey and your Crosscountry Railways Birmingham to Leeds train ticket can cost as little as £29 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Crosscountry Railways tickets between Birmingham and Leeds in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official Crosscountry Railways train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
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Trains from Birmingham to Leeds

Trains from Birmingham New Street to Leeds Railway Station are provided by CrossCountry. The majority of services are direct with several services a day involving one change at either Sheffield or Doncaster. Trains depart hourly from around 6:00 a.m. until approximately 10:30 p.m. from Monday to Saturday. Sunday services also depart hourly, but the first departure is later in the morning at around 9:00 a.m. The average time for this journey is 2 hours for direct journeys and 2 hours and 30 minutes for journeys which include 1 change.

Travel Tips

Trains from Birmingham to Leeds
Travel by train to Leeds easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Leeds.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train between Birmingham and Leeds cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Birmingham and Leeds for as little as £29  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Birmingham to Leeds?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Birmingham to Leeds train prices are on average £50  one way.
How far is it from Birmingham to Leeds by train?
The Birmingham to Leeds train distance is approximately 92 miles (148 km).
How long is the train from Birmingham to Leeds?
On average the Birmingham to Leeds train time is 1 h 58 min  covering the 92 miles (148 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Birmingham to Leeds train leave from? Which Leeds train station do I come into from Birmingham?

Omio customers book a train from Birmingham New Street   to Leeds Railway Station   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Birmingham to go to Leeds? Where is the train station in Leeds located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Birmingham New Street, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Birmingham.

The most popular arrival train station, Leeds Railway Station, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Leeds.

What train companies offer a service from Birmingham to Leeds?
Take the Birmingham to Leeds train with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Leeds from Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Birmingham to Leeds a day?
On average, there are 17 trains a day from Birmingham to Leeds. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Birmingham to Leeds?
You can take the first train from Birmingham to Leeds at 07: 03   or take the last train from Birmingham to Leeds leaving at 11: 03. Look for the latest Birmingham Leeds train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Birmingham to Leeds to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets from Birmingham to Leeds within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £50 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Birmingham to Leeds a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Leeds
The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your trip between Birmingham and Leeds.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00 | Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70