How to get from Darlington to Leeds

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Travel Information to Leeds from Darlington

distanceDistance50 miles (80 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£18 - £19
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £18 • 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £18 • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or First Transpennine Express

Take a coach or train to travel 50 miles (80 km) between Darlington and Leeds. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £18. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Darlington to Leeds.

Travel Tips: Travel from Darlington 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 Darlington to Leeds.

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Darlington to Leeds. You can take a coach or train.

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Darlington to Leeds, which costs on average £18.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leeds:

A train journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Leeds by coach, which costs on average £19 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Darlington to Leeds is by train with an average journey time of 55 min.

Other travel options to Leeds from Darlington can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Leeds by coach can take on average 1 h 30 min.

You should expect to travel around 50 miles (80 km) from Darlington to Leeds.

The average frequency per day from Darlington to Leeds is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Darlington 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 Darlington to Leeds:

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

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

  • Travel with National Express for coaches to Leeds. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Darlington to Leeds tickets on Omio for £19.
  • Travel with First Transpennine Express for trains to Leeds. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for First Transpennine Express Darlington to Leeds tickets on Omio for £18.
Many of our customers travelling from Darlington to Leeds don't make Leeds their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Manchester or Glasgow, either of which you could add to your Darlington and Leeds trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Leeds to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £19 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £18 one way on average.

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

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