How to get from Leeds to Harrogate

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from Leeds to Harrogate

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

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To get from Leeds to Harrogate on 26 Jun we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Leeds and Harrogate

distanceDistance13 miles (21 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£5 - £8
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £5 • 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £5 • 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Travel 13 miles (21 km) by coach or train from Leeds to Harrogate. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £5. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Leeds to Harrogate.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leeds to Harrogate

Travel to Harrogate 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 Leeds to Harrogate.

There are 2 ways to travel from Leeds to Harrogate including taking a coach or train.

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Leeds to Harrogate, which costs on average £5.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Harrogate:

A train is about £4 less than a coach, which costs on average £8 for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Harrogate from Leeds is by train with an average travel time of 30 min.

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 42 min   on average.

The Leeds to Harrogate distance is approximately 13 miles (21 km).

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Harrogate is:

  • 50 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Leeds and Harrogate 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 for travellers from Leeds to Harrogate:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop and tend to arrive in Harrogate, Library Gardens.
  • Trains most often depart from Leeds at Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Harrogate at Harrogate.

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

  • You can go to Harrogate from Leeds by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £8 with National Express from Leeds to Harrogate on Omio.
  • You can travel to Harrogate from Leeds by train with Northern Rail. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £5 with Northern Rail from Leeds to Harrogate.

Yes, there are direct routes from Leeds to Harrogate with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Harrogate with National Express with direct coaches per day.
  • You'll find direct train services to Harrogate with Northern Rail or London North Eastern Railway with around 50 direct trains every day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Harrogate tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

Many of our customers travelling from Leeds to Harrogate don't make Harrogate their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, York or Manchester, either of which you could add to your Leeds and Harrogate trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Harrogate to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Leeds to Harrogate, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £8 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is £5 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Leeds to Harrogate tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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