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Overview: Train from Leeds to Darlington

distanceDistance50 miles (80 km)
durationAverage train duration50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFirst Transpennine Express or Cross Country

Trains from Leeds to Darlington cover the 50 miles (80 km) long route taking on average 50 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express or Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £21, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Darlington.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Leeds to Darlington

Find the best trains from Leeds to Darlington with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £18. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

CrossCountry

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

Find the perfect CrossCountry train between Leeds and Darlington for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Leeds to Darlington. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry 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 train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 50 miles (80 km) on this journey and your CrossCountry Leeds to Darlington train ticket can cost as little as £23 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Leeds to Darlington in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Leeds to Darlington with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 54 min
  • Average Price: £23
  • CrossCountry frequency: 19 a day

Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets from Leeds to Darlington due to the coronavirus:

  • 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.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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

How much does a cheap train to Darlington from Leeds cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Leeds and Darlington for as little as £18  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Leeds to Darlington on average?

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Leeds to Darlington train price to come in at an average of £21  one way.

What is the distance from Leeds to Darlington via train?

You should expect to travel around 50 miles (80 km)  between Leeds and Darlington by train.

How many hours does it take from Leeds to Darlington by train?

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.

What is the departure train station in Leeds and arrival train station in Darlington?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Leeds Railway Station   and arriving in Darlington.

Where do I find the Leeds train station to Darlington? Where is the Darlington train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Leeds Railway Station, which is located around 0.1 miles (172 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Darlington, located 0.2 miles (406 m) away from the city centre.

What train providers offer a service between Leeds and Darlington?

If you're looking for trains from Leeds to Darlington, you can rely on First Transpennine Express or Cross Country to get you to Darlington. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Leeds to Darlington trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there from Leeds to Darlington?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from Leeds to Darlington. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When can I take the first train from Leeds to Darlington? When can I take the last train for the day?

You can take the first train from Leeds to Darlington at 08: 30   or take the last train from Leeds to Darlington leaving at 09: 42. Look for the latest Leeds Darlington train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Leeds and Darlington for the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets from Leeds to Darlington within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £21 one way. To find the best prices for this route, 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 from Leeds to Darlington.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
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