How to get from Barnsley to Leeds

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from Barnsley to Leeds

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

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To get from Barnsley to Leeds on 09 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:11Barnsley0h33 10:44Leeds Railway Station
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Travel Information from Barnsley to Leeds

distanceDistance17 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£4 - £8
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £4 • 34 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £4 • 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Travel 17 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Barnsley to Leeds. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 34 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 from Barnsley to Leeds.

Travel Tips: Travel from Barnsley to Leeds

Travel 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 Barnsley to Leeds.

There are 4 ways to get from Barnsley to Leeds: coach, flight, ferry or train.

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 is about £3 less than a coach, which costs on average £8 for this trip.

The quickest way to travel between Barnsley and Leeds is by train, which takes on average 34 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

The Barnsley to Leeds distance is approximately 17 miles.

The average frequency per day from Barnsley to Leeds is:

  • 4 coaches a day.
  • 44 trains a day.

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

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.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Barnsley to Leeds:

  • You can go to Leeds from Barnsley by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £8 with National Express from Barnsley to Leeds on Omio.
  • You can go to Leeds from Barnsley by train with Northern Rail. You'll see cheap train tickets for £4 with Northern Rail from Barnsley to Leeds on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Barnsley to Leeds often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Barnsley and Leeds itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Leeds and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £8 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £4 one way on average.

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

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