Leeds to Birmingham train

Tue, Jun 25
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Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jun 25

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Leeds to Birmingham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Cross Country
09:11AM1h55
Leeds station (LDS)
11:06AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$1061One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
11:11AM1h54
Leeds station (LDS)
01:05PMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$1191One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:15AM2h13
Leeds station (LDS)
11:28AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$1191One-way
1 transfer
Cross Country
11:15AM2h13
Leeds station (LDS)
01:28PMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$1191One-way
1 transfer
Cross Country
10:11AM1h51
Leeds station (LDS)
12:02PMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$1231One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Leeds to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 25
Cross Country
08:11AM1h53
Leeds station (LDS)
10:04AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:11AM1h55
Leeds station (LDS)
11:06AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:15AM2h13
Leeds station (LDS)
11:28AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
1 transfer
Cross Country
10:11AM1h51
Leeds station (LDS)
12:02PMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
Cross Country
11:11AM1h54
Leeds station (LDS)
01:05PMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
Cross Country
11:15AM2h13
Leeds station (LDS)
01:28PMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Leeds to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jun 25

Fastest Journey

1 h 51 m

Average

1 h 59 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

148 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Leeds for Birmingham every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
10:11AM1h51
Leeds station (LDS)
12:02PMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$1231One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:11AM1h53
Leeds station (LDS)
10:04AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$1321One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
11:11AM1h54
Leeds station (LDS)
01:05PMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$1191One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:11AM1h55
Leeds station (LDS)
11:06AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$1061One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:15AM2h13
Leeds station (LDS)
11:28AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$1191One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Leeds to Birmingham

distanceDistance92 miles (148 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 53 min
priceCheapest ticket price$35 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or East Coast
Cheapest travel modebus
Cheapest bus ticket $6 (€5)

Trains from Leeds to Birmingham run on average 6 times per day, taking around 1h 59m for the 148 km journey. Cheap train tickets for this journey start at $35 (€31) but you can travel from only $6 (€5) by bus.

Train providers: CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express from Leeds to Birmingham trains

Buy your official CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express train tickets from Leeds to Birmingham from $35 (€31) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

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

CrossCountry from Leeds to Birmingham train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 53 min
  • Cheapest Price: $35
  • CrossCountry frequency: 13 a day

FAQs: Trains from Leeds to Birmingham

FAQs: Travel by train from Leeds to Birmingham 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 Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Birmingham can start from as little as $35 (€31) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Leeds to Birmingham is $71 (€62); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Leeds to Birmingham is 1 h 53 min   to travel the 92 mile (148 km) long trip, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Leeds to Birmingham leaves at 5: 11 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Leeds to Birmingham leaves at 9: 11 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Leeds to Birmingham without having to change trains with CrossCountry. There are 13 direct trains from Leeds to Birmingham each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Leeds to Birmingham train with CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or East Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Leeds and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 11 PM.

When departing from Leeds, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Leeds and Yeadon, Leeds Bradford Airport Bus. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your trip in train stations like Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Leeds, which is located around 0.2 miles (369 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Birmingham from Leeds is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 53 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Leeds to Birmingham by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Leeds to Birmingham including taking a bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Leeds and Birmingham

Leeds
Birmingham
Leeds is the most popular Leeds 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 Leeds for your trip to Birmingham.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 45 - 23: 59 | Sun: 06: 45 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Leeds
Bus lines: 1, 16, 201, 229, 34, 5, 60, A1
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express
Yeadon, Leeds Bradford Airport Bus

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