Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) train

Fri, 19 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Transport for Wales
05:385h32
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:10Leeds station (LDS)
£621One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
09:535h17
Cardiff Central (CDF)
15:10Leeds station (LDS)
£621One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
08:495h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
14:10Leeds station (LDS)
£891One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
Transport for Wales
05:385h32
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:10Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes
Transport for Wales
09:535h17
Cardiff Central (CDF)
15:10Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes
Transport for Wales
08:495h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
14:10Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes

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Train times from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 17 m

Average

5 h 23 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

280 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Cardiff Central (CDF) for Leeds station (LDS) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
09:535h17
Cardiff Central (CDF)
15:10Leeds station (LDS)
£621One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
08:495h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
14:10Leeds station (LDS)
£891One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
05:385h32
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:10Leeds station (LDS)
£621One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS)

distanceDistance174 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price£68 (€75)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales or CrossCountry

Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) cover the 174 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 16 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £37, but the average price of train tickets is £68. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Leeds.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Transport for Wales trains Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS)

Buy your official CrossCountry and Transport for Wales train tickets between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Leeds station (LDS) from £358 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

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Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 12 min
  • Cheapest Price: £358
  • CrossCountry frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) 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 Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) can start from as little as £37 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) is £68; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Leeds station (LDS) is on average 4 h 16 min   for the 174 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Leeds station (LDS) from Cardiff Central (CDF) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) leaves at 04: 33. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) leaves at 21: 15.
There are 8 trains a day from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) which require at least one change with Transport for Wales or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Transport for Wales or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 15.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Leeds, located 0.2 miles (364 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Leeds station (LDS) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Cardiff Central

Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the rear car park (Penarth Road entrance)
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cardiff Airport
14 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the Transport for Wales train from the station to Dinas Powys, then take the 304 bus directly to the airport. The journey takes about 1 hour in total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside of the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxi rank is on the right as you exit the main station entrance
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent and convenience store
Dining
Dining
Gourmet Coffee Bar & Kitchen | Pret a Manger | Tesco Express
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Enterprise | Europcar
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station. There are also ramps for train access and elevators in the station.

Trains arriving to Leeds

Distance from Leeds to city center
Distance from Leeds to city center
0.2 miles (364 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 45 - 23: 59 | Sun: 06: 45 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 16, 201, 229, 34, 5, 60, A1
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the Flyer A1 bus shuttle departing every 30 minutes from the train station to the airport. The journey takes about 30 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located in the West Footbridge and South Concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxi rank outside New Station Street entrance near the bus interchange. | Accessible taxis: Taxi rank outside New Station Street entrance near the bus interchange.
Lockers
Lockers
Located on the main concourse. Services provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Caffè Nero | KFC | Leon | McDonald's | The Pasty Shop | Starbucks | Pret a Manger | JD Wetherspoon | Delice de France
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Firefly
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located on the North Concourse near the Wellington Street entrance. Open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There are elevators or level access to all platforms in the whole station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

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