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Train Information between Leeds and Scunthorpe

distanceDistance39 miles (63 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£24 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day

Trains from Leeds to Scunthorpe cover the 39 miles (63 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 18 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £24, but the average price of train tickets is £24. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Scunthorpe.

Travel Tips

Trains from Leeds to Scunthorpe
Travel by train to Scunthorpe 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 Scunthorpe.
How much do cheap train tickets between Leeds and Scunthorpe cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Leeds to Scunthorpe for as low as £24  for the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Leeds to Scunthorpe?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Leeds to Scunthorpe train price to come in at an average of £24  one way.
What is the distance to Scunthorpe from Leeds by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Leeds and Scunthorpe via train to be approximately 39 miles (63 km).
How many hours does it take from Leeds to Scunthorpe by train?
The Leeds to Scunthorpe train duration is on average 1 h 18 min, which is to be expected when travelling 39 miles (63 km) between Leeds and Scunthorpe. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station in Leeds goes to Scunthorpe? Which train station do I come into Scunthorpe from Leeds?

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

Where is the departure train station in Leeds located? Where is the arrival train station in Scunthorpe located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Leeds Railway Station and need to travel around 0.1 miles (172 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Scunthorpe most often arrive at Scunthorpe and need to travel around 0.5 miles (772 m) from this train station to the city centre.

How many trains are there between Leeds and Scunthorpe a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Leeds to Scunthorpe. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How early should I buy train tickets between Leeds and Scunthorpe to score the best deals?
You can find a train to Scunthorpe from Leeds to cost on average £24 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Leeds to Scunthorpe train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 between Leeds and Scunthorpe.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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