Darlington to Leeds train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Darlington to Leeds

Showing times and prices for Jun 16


Fastest Journey

1 h 4 m


1 h 41 m

Trains per day



81 km

Cheap train tickets from Darlington to start from $32 with an average ticket price of $41.

The fastest train from Darlington to takes 1h 4m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 41m and covers a distance of 81 km.

7 trains that leave Darlington for every day with 7 travelling directly.

Northern Rail
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Transpennine Express
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Transpennine Express
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Transpennine Express
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Overview: Train from Darlington to Leeds

distanceDistance50 miles (80 km)
durationAverage train duration51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$30 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransPennine Express, CrossCountry, East Coast or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Darlington to Leeds cover the 50 miles (80 km) long route taking on average 51 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, East Coast or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $30 (€26), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $11 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Darlington and arrive in Leeds.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, CrossCountry and East Coast from Darlington to Leeds trains

Travel from Darlington to Leeds from $40 (€35) with Omio’s train partners TransPennine Express, CrossCountry and East Coast! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Leeds from Darlington you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry from Darlington to Leeds train information:

  • Average Duration: 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: $136
  • CrossCountry frequency: 13 a day

FAQs: Trains from Darlington to Leeds

FAQs: Travel by train from Darlington 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.
Cheap train tickets from Darlington to Leeds can start from as little as $11 (€9) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Darlington to Leeds is $30 (€26); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Darlington to Leeds train time is 51 min   covering the 50 mile (80 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Darlington to Leeds leaves at 4: 56 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Darlington to Leeds leaves at 9: 55 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Darlington to Leeds without having to change trains with CrossCountry or East Coast. There are 15 direct trains from Darlington to Leeds each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the journey from Darlington to Leeds you can take a train with TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, East Coast or Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Leeds from Darlington on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 55 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Darlington, which is located around 0.6 miles (911 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Leeds, located 0.2 miles (369 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Leeds from Darlington is worth doing with a journey time of 51 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Darlington to Leeds by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Darlington to Leeds including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Darlington and Leeds

Darlington is the most popular Darlington railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Darlington for your trip to Leeds.
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Public transit options for Darlington
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement coach services depart from the station entrance

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