The cheapest trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Cheapest

£25

Average

£36

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds will cost around £ 36 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 25.

Cheapest
11:42Newcastle1h30 13:12Leeds Railway Station
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£251One-way
Cheapest
09:47Newcastle1h26 11:13Leeds Railway Station
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£251One-way
12:40Newcastle1h27 14:07Leeds Railway Station
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£281One-way
09:41Newcastle1h26 11:07Leeds Railway Station
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£281One-way
11:39Newcastle1h29 13:08Leeds Railway Station
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£281One-way

Timetable Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds

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08:02Newcastle1h38 09:40Leeds Railway Station
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08:40Newcastle1h27 10:07Leeds Railway Station
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08:43Newcastle1h29 10:12Leeds Railway Station
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08:58Newcastle1h42 10:40Leeds Railway Station
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09:41Newcastle1h26 11:07Leeds Railway Station
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09:47Newcastle1h26 11:13Leeds Railway Station
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11:39Newcastle1h29 13:08Leeds Railway Station
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11:42Newcastle1h30 13:12Leeds Railway Station
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11:58Newcastle1h42 13:40Leeds Railway Station
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12:40Newcastle1h27 14:07Leeds Railway Station
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12:43Newcastle1h30 14:13Leeds Railway Station
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Tue
19 Oct
£25First Transpennine Express
£3Flixbus
Wed
20 Oct
£25First Transpennine Express
£3Flixbus
Thu
21 Oct
£25First Transpennine Express
£3Flixbus
Fri
22 Oct
£32First Transpennine Express
£4Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
£24London North Eastern Railway
£6Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
£24London North Eastern Railway
£4Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£32First Transpennine Express
£4Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£14Cross Country
£4Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£25First Transpennine Express
£4Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£25First Transpennine Express
£7Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£33First Transpennine Express
£4Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£24London North Eastern Railway
£4Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£36Cross Country
£4Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£13First Transpennine Express
£3Flixbus
Fri
5 Nov
£32First Transpennine Express
£3Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£19London North Eastern Railway
£4Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£13First Transpennine Express
£4Flixbus

The fastest trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 26 m

Average

1 h 31 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

131 km

Of the 11 trains that leave Newcastle upon Tyne for Leeds every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 131 km distance in an average of 1 h 31 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 26 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 42 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
09:41Newcastle1h26 11:07Leeds Railway Station
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£281One-way
Fastest
09:47Newcastle1h26 11:13Leeds Railway Station
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£251One-way
08:40Newcastle1h27 10:07Leeds Railway Station
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£501One-way
12:40Newcastle1h27 14:07Leeds Railway Station
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£281One-way
08:43Newcastle1h29 10:12Leeds Railway Station
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£361One-way

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Train Information to Leeds from Newcastle upon Tyne

distanceDistance81 miles (130 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFirst Transpennine Express, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds cover the 81 miles (130 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 26 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 25 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 £27.

Train companies

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CrossCountry

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CrossCountry from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 24 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

CrossCountry 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Newcastle upon Tyne and Leeds are the following:

  • 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

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.

Travel Tips

Trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds
Travel by train 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
What is the cost of cheap trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Leeds from Newcastle upon Tyne for the next 7 days starting from £24  one way.
How much is a train ticket from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds?
The Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train ticket price is on average £27  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance to Leeds from Newcastle upon Tyne by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds via train to be approximately 81 miles (130 km).
What is the average Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train duration?
On average the Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train time is 1 h 26 min  covering the 81 miles (130 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train providers can get me from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds?
Take the Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train with First Transpennine Express, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Newcastle upon Tyne and Leeds as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train departs at 07: 43   and the last train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds leaves at 10: 39. Check out the most up-to-date Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book train tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds for the best deals?
You can find a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds to cost on average £27 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 journey. You’ll see tickets for the Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Newcastle upon Tyne
Leeds
The major railway station for departures from Newcastle upon Tyne is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your trip from Newcastle upon Tyne to Leeds.