Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train

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Cheap train tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Newcastle upon Tyne 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
05:261h42
Newcastle (NCL)
07:08Leeds station (LDS)
£381One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
04:452h10
Newcastle (NCL)
06:55Leeds station (LDS)
£401One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
05:591h40
Newcastle (NCL)
07:39Leeds station (LDS)
£401One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
04:251h46
Newcastle (NCL)
06:11Leeds station (LDS)
£441One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
05:331h39
Newcastle (NCL)
07:12Leeds station (LDS)
£441One-way
0 changes

Train timetableNewcastle upon Tyne to Leeds

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 26 June
Transpennine Express
04:251h46
Newcastle (NCL)
06:11Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
04:452h10
Newcastle (NCL)
06:55Leeds station (LDS)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
05:261h42
Newcastle (NCL)
07:08Leeds station (LDS)
1 change
Transpennine Express
05:331h39
Newcastle (NCL)
07:12Leeds station (LDS)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:591h40
Newcastle (NCL)
07:39Leeds station (LDS)
1 change

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Train times from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 39 m

Average

1 h 47 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

131 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Newcastle upon Tyne for Leeds every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Transpennine Express
05:331h39
Newcastle (NCL)
07:12Leeds station (LDS)
£441One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:591h40
Newcastle (NCL)
07:39Leeds station (LDS)
£401One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
05:261h42
Newcastle (NCL)
07:08Leeds station (LDS)
£381One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
04:251h46
Newcastle (NCL)
06:11Leeds station (LDS)
£441One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
04:452h10
Newcastle (NCL)
06:55Leeds station (LDS)
£401One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds

distanceDistance81 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price£38 (€43)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransPennine Express, CrossCountry, East Coast or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds cover the 81 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 25 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, East Coast or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £38, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, CrossCountry and East Coast trains Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds

Travel to Leeds from Newcastle upon Tyne from £11 with Omio’s train partners TransPennine Express, CrossCountry and East Coast! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train information with TransPennine Express:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: £11

Trains From Newcastle To Leeds: Journey Details

The journey from Newcastle to Leeds can be made in just under two hours. From Newcastle Central Station, trains from Newcastle to Leeds regularly depart every 30 minutes. The entire journey takes between 1.5 to 2 hours, depending on which journey type is chosen. Some trains run direct to Leeds, but other require a change at York on the way. Ticket prices vary greatly every hour, so it is always worth comparing prices before choosing the departure time.

Taking the Train from Newcastle

Being the main station in the city, Newcastle Railway Station is an important transport hub and also well connected by public transportation. The Central Station of the city's metro system is located just beneath the main station, so there are plenty of ways to reach the station from surrounding areas. Numerous public buses stop at the station on Neville Street and the Eldon Square Bus Station and Haymarket Bus Station are situated just a few blocks to the north of the station. Taxis are also readily available that run to and from the taxi rank located at the station.

Getting into Leeds by Train

Leeds Railway Station is easy to find, being centrally located in the city on New Station Street. The station is just a short walk from most city hotels, shops and restaurants, so visitors arriving on trains from Newcastle to Leeds can choose to complete their journey on foot or take public transportation. Five bus stands are located at the station, providing immediate access to several bus routes, and there are other bus stops located on Neville Street and the City Square. In addition, a taxi rank operates around the clock at the train station.

FAQs: Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train

FAQs: Travel by train from Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds can start from as little as £11 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds is £38; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds is on average 1 h 25 min   for the 81 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Leeds from Newcastle upon Tyne by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds leaves at 04: 35. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds leaves at 22: 57.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds without having to change trains with CrossCountry or East Coast. There are 12 direct trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, East Coast or Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Newcastle upon Tyne and Leeds to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 57.
A day trip to Leeds from Newcastle upon Tyne is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 25 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds by train is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Leeds from Newcastle upon Tyne including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Newcastle upon Tyne and Leeds

Newcastle upon Tyne
Leeds
Is the most popular Newcastle upon Tyne railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Newcastle upon Tyne for your journey to Leeds.

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