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from Barnsley to Leeds

You can get from Barnsley to Leeds by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Barnsley to Leeds on 21 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:09Barnsley0h33 09:42Leeds Railway Station
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£51One-way
Cheapest
08:32Barnsley0h52 09:24Leeds Railway Station
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£41One-way
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08:08Barnsley0h36 08:44Leeds Railway Station
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£51One-way
09:31Barnsley0h53 10:24Leeds Railway Station
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£41One-way
08:40Barnsley0h34 09:14Leeds Railway Station
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£111One-way

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Fri
21 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Sat
22 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Sun
23 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Mon
24 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Tue
25 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Wed
26 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Thu
27 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Fri
28 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Sat
29 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Sun
30 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Mon
31 Jan
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Tue
1 Feb
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Wed
2 Feb
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Thu
3 Feb
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Fri
4 Feb
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Sat
5 Feb
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£6National Express
Sun
6 Feb
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Mon
7 Feb
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Tue
8 Feb
£4Northern Rail
£6National Express
Wed
9 Feb
Find prices
£6National Express

Travel Information to Leeds from Barnsley

distanceDistance17 miles (27 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£4 - £6
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £4 • 33 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £4 • 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a coach or train to travel 17 miles (27 km) to Leeds from Barnsley. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 33 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £4. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Barnsley to Leeds.

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FAQs

What are my Barnsley to Leeds travel options?

There are 2 ways to get from Barnsley to Leeds: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Barnsley to Leeds?

The cheapest way from Barnsley to Leeds is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £4 compared to other travel options to Leeds:

A train journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Leeds by coach, which costs on average £6 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Barnsley to Leeds?

The fastest way to get to Leeds from Barnsley is by train with an average travel time of 33 min.

There are alternative travel options to Leeds that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Leeds by coach can take on average 45 min.

How far is Leeds from Barnsley?

You should expect to travel around 17 miles (27 km) from Barnsley to Leeds.

How many services a day are there to Leeds from Barnsley?

The average frequency per day from Barnsley to Leeds is:

  • 12 coaches per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Barnsley and Leeds as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Barnsley to Leeds, where do I depart from Barnsley and where do I arrive in Leeds?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Barnsley to Leeds:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Barnsley, Interchange and arrive in Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.
  • Most travellers board their train from Barnsley and arrive in Leeds Railway Station.

Who can get me from Barnsley to Leeds?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barnsley to Leeds, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to Leeds by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Barnsley to Leeds tickets on Omio for £6.
  • Northern Rail can take you to Leeds by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Northern Rail from Barnsley to Leeds for £4.

Is there a way to travel directly from Barnsley to Leeds?

Yes, there are direct services available between Barnsley and Leeds with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct coach with National Express with 12 direct coaches per day.
  • You can travel directly by train with Northern Rail with direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Leeds as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Barnsley and Leeds.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Barnsley to Leeds?

Omio customers who travel from Barnsley to Leeds often also extend their holiday to go to London, Manchester or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Leeds and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I purchase my Barnsley to Leeds ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Barnsley to Leeds, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £6 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £4 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Barnsley to Leeds online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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