Leeds to Darlington train

Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Darlington

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£9

Average

£25

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Transpennine Express
01:35Leeds3h22 04:57Darlington
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£91One-way
First Transpennine Express
08:42Leeds0h55 09:37Darlington
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£191One-way
Transpennine Express
15:42Leeds0h55 16:37Darlington
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£331One-way
Transpennine Express
07:52Leeds0h55 08:47Darlington
0 changes
£331One-way
First Transpennine Express
07:51Leeds0h56 08:47Darlington
0 changes
£331One-way

Train schedule Leeds to Darlington

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
Transpennine Express
01:35Leeds3h22 04:57Darlington
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First Transpennine Express
07:51Leeds0h56 08:47Darlington
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Transpennine Express
07:52Leeds0h55 08:47Darlington
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First Transpennine Express
08:42Leeds0h55 09:37Darlington
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Transpennine Express
15:42Leeds0h55 16:37Darlington
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Fastest train times from Leeds to Darlington

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

55 m

Average

1 h 24 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

81 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Leeds for Darlington every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

First Transpennine Express
08:42Leeds0h55 09:37Darlington
0 changes
£191One-way
Transpennine Express
15:42Leeds0h55 16:37Darlington
0 changes
£331One-way
Transpennine Express
07:52Leeds0h55 08:47Darlington
0 changes
£331One-way
First Transpennine Express
07:51Leeds0h56 08:47Darlington
0 changes
£331One-way
Transpennine Express
01:35Leeds3h22 04:57Darlington
0 changes
£91One-way

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Overview: Train from Leeds to Darlington

distanceDistance50 miles (80 km)
durationAverage train duration50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£19 (€21)
frequencyTrain frequency31 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 31 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country, London North Eastern Railway or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Leeds to Darlington cover the 50 miles (80 km) long route taking on average 50 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 31 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £19, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Darlington.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3 and CrossCountry trains Leeds to Darlington

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CrossCountry
First TransPennine Express 3

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Leeds to Darlington you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Looking for trains from Leeds to Darlington? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 50 miles (80 km) trip to Darlington from Leeds. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Leeds to Darlington routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Leeds to Darlington, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Leeds - Darlington train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Leeds to Darlington train information:

  • Average Duration: 51 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 13 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey between Leeds and Darlington with First TransPennine Express 3! As an official travel partner of First TransPennine Express 3, Omio can help you search current train timetables from First TransPennine Express 3, compare the best routes from Leeds to Darlington as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable First TransPennine Express 3 Leeds to Darlington train ticket available today. If you search for First TransPennine Express 3 tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Leeds and Darlington on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 50 miles (80 km) trip from Leeds to Darlington with ease and comfort on a train with First TransPennine Express 3.

Train information from Leeds to Darlington with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 2 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 16 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Leeds to Darlington

Travel by train to Darlington 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 Leeds to Darlington.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Leeds to Darlington for as low as £9  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Leeds to Darlington train to cost on average £19  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Leeds and Darlington via train to be approximately 50 miles (80 km).
On average the train from Leeds to Darlington duration is 50 min  for the 50 miles (80 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Leeds Railway Station   to Darlington.

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Leeds Railway Station and need to travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Darlington most often arrive at Darlington and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from this train station to the city centre.

When taking a train from Leeds to Darlington, you can count on Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or TransPennine Express Service for the best way to get you to Darlington. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Leeds and Darlington and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 31 direct trains per day from Leeds to Darlington. You can look to travel with Cross Country  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
On average, there are 31 trains a day from Leeds to Darlington. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Leeds to Darlington, the first train leaves at 07: 08. If you prefer late night trains from Leeds to Darlington, the last train of the day leaves at 19: 07. Omio shows you the latest train from Leeds to Darlington schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
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 book train tickets between Leeds and Darlington within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £19 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Leeds to Darlington a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leeds
Darlington
The major railway station for departures from Leeds is Leeds Railway Station. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leeds Railway Station for your trip to Darlington from Leeds.
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 45 - 23: 59 | Sun: 06: 45 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Leeds Railway Station
Bus lines: 1, 16, 201, 229, 34, 5, 60, A1
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express

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