You can get from Cardiff to Leeds by train, bus or flight.
To get from Cardiff to Leeds on 29 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||174 miles (280 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£7 - £69|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £7 • 6 h 20 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £69 • 4 h 16 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Cross Country|
Take a coach or train to travel 174 miles (280 km) between Cardiff and Leeds. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £7. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Cardiff to Leeds.
You can travel to Leeds from Cardiff 2 different ways: coach or train.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Leeds. Tickets for a coach cost on average £7.
This is compared to other travel options to Leeds:
A coach is generally £62 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £69 from Cardiff to Leeds.
The quickest way to travel between Cardiff and Leeds is by train, which takes on average 4 h 16 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 20 min of travel time.
You should expect to travel around 174 miles (280 km) from Cardiff to Leeds.
The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Leeds is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Cardiff to Leeds as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Cardiff to Leeds:
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Yes, there are direct services available between Cardiff and Leeds with the following travel operators:
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 Cardiff and Leeds.
Before travelling from Cardiff to Leeds, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Cardiff to Leeds tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.