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Overview: Train from Leeds to Stansted

distanceDistance149 miles (241 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£55 (€62)
frequencyTrain frequency19 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 19 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Leeds to Stansted cover the 149 miles (241 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 19 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £38, but the average price of train tickets is £55. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Travel Tips

Trains from Leeds to Stansted
Travel by train to Stansted 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 Stansted.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from Leeds to Stansted cost?
You can find a cheap train from Leeds to Stansted for some dates and times for as low as £38  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets to Stansted from Leeds?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Leeds to Stansted train prices are on average £55  one way.
What is the distance between Leeds and Stansted by train?
The train distance from Leeds to Stansted is around 149 miles (241 km).
How many hours does it take from Leeds to Stansted by train?
The train time to Stansted from Leeds is on average 2 h 56 min  for the 149 miles (241 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Leeds and Stansted by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Leeds to Stansted, which train station in Leeds do I depart from and which train station in Stansted do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station   and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Where is the train station in Leeds to go to Stansted? Where is the train station in Stansted 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 Stansted most often arrive at Stansted Airport and need to travel around 2.7 miles (4.3 km) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Leeds to Stansted?
If you're looking for trains from Leeds to Stansted, you can rely on London North Eastern Railway to get you to Stansted. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Leeds to Stansted journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Leeds to Stansted a day?
The average number of trains departing Leeds for Stansted is 19 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Leeds to Stansted 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 trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Stansted from Leeds within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £55 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Leeds to Stansted a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leeds
Stansted
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 Stansted.
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