The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Cardiff to Leeds will cost around $ 151 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 77.
This is the last train of the day.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
4 h 16 m
4 h 25 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Cardiff to Leeds without transferring at least once.
|Distance||174 miles (280 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 16 min|
|Average train ticket price||$95 (€77)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Arriva Trains Wales or Cross Country|
Trains from Cardiff to Leeds cover the 174 miles (280 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 16 min with our travel partners like Arriva Trains Wales or Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $77 (€62), but the average price of train tickets is $95 (€77). Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Leeds Railway Station.
For as little as $77 (€62) you can travel by train from Cardiff to Leeds with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Cardiff and Leeds you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Book your CrossCountry Cardiff to Leeds train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry’s up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Cardiff to Leeds routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Cardiff to Leeds is 174 miles (280 km), and the best price for a one-way Cardiff - Leeds CrossCountry train ticket starts at $77 (€62) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!
When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets between Cardiff and Leeds don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Cardiff Central to Leeds Railway Station.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Cardiff Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Leeds most often arrive at Leeds Railway Station and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need