Watford to Leeds train

Cheap train tickets from Watford to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Cheapest

£46

Average

£46

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.

London North Eastern Railway
03:12Watford4h11 07:23Leeds
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£461One-way

Train schedule Watford to Leeds

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London North Eastern Railway
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Fastest train times from Watford to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Fastest Journey

4 h 11 m

Average

4 h 11 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

250 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Watford for Leeds every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
03:12Watford4h11 07:23Leeds
0 changes
£461One-way

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Overview: Train from Watford to Leeds

distanceDistance155 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£47 (€54)
frequencyTrain frequency26 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country, London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast or London Midland

Trains from Watford to Leeds cover the 155 miles long route taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast or London Midland. Normally, there are 26 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £47, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Watford Junction and arrive in Leeds Railway Station.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Watford to Leeds

Find the best trains from Watford to Leeds with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £47. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Leeds from Watford you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Looking to travel by train between Watford and Leeds? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with CrossCountry. Check Omio to see current CrossCountry train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Watford to Leeds train and book CrossCountry tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train to Leeds from Watford, you can expect to travel 155 miles (250 km) one-way with CrossCountry. If you search for trains between Watford and Leeds in the Omio app, you can check if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with CrossCountry, we do the work for you to get you safely to Leeds from Watford. Book that perfect Watford to Leeds train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with CrossCountry!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Watford 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 Watford to Leeds.
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    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Watford and Leeds for the next 7 days starting from £47  one way.
    If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Watford to Leeds train to cost on average £47  one way.
    The train distance from Watford to Leeds is around 155 miles.
    On average the train from Watford to Leeds duration is 3 h 10 min  for the 155 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    When departing from Watford, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Watford Junction, Watford High Street and Watford North. When arriving in Leeds, you can end your journey in train stations like Leeds Railway Station and Leeds Fest Bus.

    Omio customers book a train from Watford Junction   to Leeds Railway Station   most frequently for this route.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Watford Junction and travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Leeds Railway Station and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the train station to the city centre in Leeds.

    Take the Watford to Leeds train with Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast or London Midland. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Watford to Leeds as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 26 trains a day from Watford to Leeds. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train departing from Watford to Leeds leaves at 06: 53. The last train departing from Watford to Leeds leaves at 11: 36. You can find the latest Watford to Leeds train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    If you book a train ticket between Watford and Leeds within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £47 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Leeds from Watford are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Watford Junction is the most popular Watford 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 Watford for your journey to Leeds.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from bay 1 of the bus station at the side of the railway station.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Use Bus stop A in Lower High Street for northbound services to Watford Junction Use Bus stop B in Lower High Street for southbound services to Harrow & Wealdstone
    Metro: Watford London Underground station (Metropolitan line) is approximately 34 minutes' walk away
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Towards Watford - Public Service bus stop A/Rail Replacement bus stop on Bushey Mill Lane between level crossing and junction of Southfield Avenue. Towards St Albans - Public Service bus stop B/Rail Replacement bus stop on Bushey Mill Lane between level crossing and opposite Sandown Road junction.

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