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Cheap train tickets from London to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London to Leeds is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:332h12
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:45Leeds station (LDS)
£591One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:332h14
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:47Leeds station (LDS)
£621One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:032h13
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:16Leeds station (LDS)
£711One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:032h13
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:16Leeds station (LDS)
£711One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:332h14
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:47Leeds station (LDS)
£711One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon to Leeds

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 15 July
London North Eastern Railway
08:032h14
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:17Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:332h14
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:47Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:032h13
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:16Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:332h12
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:45Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:032h13
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:16Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:332h14
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:47Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes

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Train times from London to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 12 m

Average

2 h 13 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

272 km

Of the 6 trains that leave London for Leeds every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
09:332h12
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:45Leeds station (LDS)
£591One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:032h13
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:16Leeds station (LDS)
£711One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:032h13
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:16Leeds station (LDS)
£711One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:332h14
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:47Leeds station (LDS)
£621One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:032h14
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:17Leeds station (LDS)
£1171One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London to Leeds

distanceDistance168 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£62 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency51 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 29 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains or Thameslink

Trains from London to Leeds cover the 168 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 12 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £35, but the average price of train tickets is £62. Travellers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Leeds.

Train providers: East Coast, Grand Central Trains and East Midlands Trains trains London to Leeds

For as little as £35 you can travel by train between London and Leeds with East Coast, Grand Central Trains and East Midlands Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Hull Trains is a British train operator that provides services between Hull and London. It operates up to five trains per day, with two direct services and three services that require a change at Brough. The trains are modern and comfortable, with two types available: the Super Express and the Express. The Super Express offers a faster journey time and more spacious seating, while the Express is a more economical option. Both offer onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a trolley service. Hull Trains offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. The most popular routes are Hull to London Kings Cross and Hull to Brough. Passengers can also take advantage of the Hull Trains Plus loyalty scheme, which offers discounts and rewards.

    FAQs: London to Leeds train

    FAQs: Travel by train from London to Leeds 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 London to Leeds.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from London to Leeds can start from as little as £35 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Leeds is £62; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the London to Leeds train time is 2 h 12 min   covering the 168 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from London to Leeds leaves at 04: 55. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from London to Leeds leaves at 23: 33.
    Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Leeds without having to change trains with East Coast. There are 29 direct trains from London to Leeds each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Leeds. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from London to Leeds.
    Take the London to Leeds train with East Coast, Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from London to Leeds as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 33.

    When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your route from including London Waterloo, London Euston and London Paddington. When arriving in Leeds, you can end your route in train stations like Leeds and Yeadon, Leeds Bradford Airport Bus.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Leeds, located 0.2 miles (369 m) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Leeds from London is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 12 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from London to Leeds by train is November.
    You have options as you can travel from London to Leeds 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in London and Leeds

    London
    Leeds
    The major railway station for departures from London is London Kings Cross. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Kings Cross for your trip from London to Leeds.
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    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
    Public transport options for London Kings Cross
    Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
    Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
    Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
    Metro: N/A
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