Travel options
from London to Leeds

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Leeds on 23 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

16:50London4h05 20:55Leeds
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£61One-way
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16:50London4h05 20:55Leeds
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£61One-way
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19:20London4h05 23:25Leeds
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£61One-way
09:55London4h00 13:55Leeds
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£131One-way
08:20London4h05 12:25Leeds
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£121One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Fri
22 Oct
£59London North Eastern Railway
£10Megabus
Sat
23 Oct
£45London North Eastern Railway
£6Megabus
Sun
24 Oct
£68London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£59London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£49London North Eastern Railway
£5National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£53London North Eastern Railway
£6Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£49London North Eastern Railway
£6Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£26London North Eastern Railway
£8Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£49London North Eastern Railway
£6Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£59London North Eastern Railway
£6Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£45London North Eastern Railway
£5National Express
Tue
2 Nov
£33London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£33London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£33London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Fri
5 Nov
£30London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£16London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£59London North Eastern Railway
£5Flixbus
Mon
8 Nov
£33London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Tue
9 Nov
£33London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Wed
10 Nov
£33London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus
Thu
11 Nov
£33London North Eastern Railway
£3Flixbus

General Information About the Journey from London to Leeds

About 186 miles (300 km) apart, the journey from London to Leeds can be made direct by bus or train, and there are also flights available. Flying takes around 1 hour, which is fairly comparable to taking the bus or train once you factor in commuting and waiting times.

Return journeys from Leeds to London are also available.

Buses from London to Leeds

Buses from London Victoria Coach station to Leeds Coach Station are available as a direct National Express service which departs at least once every hour. Travel times range from 4 hour to 5.5 hours for journeys requiring a larger number of stops. Services begin around 7:00 a.m. and continue until around 11:30 p.m.

Trains from London to Leeds

The East Coast line takes passengers between London Kings Cross Station and Leeds on direct services. The journey time between the two locations is just over 2 hours with services running twice each hour. Departures begin just before 6:00 a.m. and continue until around 11:30 p.m.

Flights from London to Leeds

Flights between London and Leeds are operated by premium airline British Airways and low cost airline Flybe. British Airways offers around three services each day between Heathrow and Leeds Bradford with a total journey time of just one hour. Flybe offers both direct services from London City and also those requiring a connection to be made. Flights begin just before 7:00 a.m. and continue until around 7:30 p.m. each day.