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9 trains from$ 33
Tomorrow
5 trains from$ 41
Fri, Mar 29
5 trains from$ 66

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Bus
Flight
Wed
Mar 27
$ 33London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 316British Airways
Thu
Mar 28
$ 41London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 157British Airways
Fri
Mar 29
$ 66London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 114British Airways
Sat
Mar 30
$ 41London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 133British Airways
Sun
Mar 31
$ 79London North Eastern Railway
$ 20National Express
$ 133British Airways
Mon
Apr 1
$ 41London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 114British Airways
Tue
Apr 2
$ 33London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 67flyest lineas aereas
Wed
Apr 3
$ 33London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 114British Airways
Thu
Apr 4
$ 33London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 134British Airways
Fri
Apr 5
$ 66London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 98British Airways
Sat
Apr 6
$ 33London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 131British Airways
Sun
Apr 7
$ 65London North Eastern Railway
$ 20National Express
$ 96British Airways
Mon
Apr 8
$ 33London North Eastern Railway
$ 16National Express
$ 98British Airways
Tue
Apr 9
$ 33London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 81British Airways
Wed
Apr 10
$ 26London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 82British Airways
Thu
Apr 11
$ 33London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 96British Airways
Fri
Apr 12
$ 33London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 98British Airways
Sat
Apr 13
$ 26London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 264Thomsonfly
Sun
Apr 14
$ 26London North Eastern Railway
$ 20National Express
$ 131British Airways
Mon
Apr 15
$ 33London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 82British Airways
Tue
Apr 16
$ 26London North Eastern Railway
$ 15National Express
$ 81British Airways
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Journey Summary

London to Leeds Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours 18 minutes
Train Ticket Price:$ 56
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Leeds
Distance:272 Kms
TrainTrain Companies:London North Eastern Railway, East Midlands Trains

Trains from London to Leeds

There are regular daily direct rail connections from London King's Cross to Leeds. Departures are roughly every half hour on weekdays and Saturdays, with trains departing London from early morning through to late night. Indirect connections provide additional options, with one change required at York or Doncaster en route. The Sunday schedule is a little less frequent. It takes just over two hours for most direct journeys from London to the Yorkshire city.

Which train companies travel from London to Leeds?

LNER (London North Eastern Railway) - previously Virgin Trains East Cost - operates the direct trains between King's Cross and Leeds. Some additional indirect connections involve taking Grand Central Railway departures to York or Doncaster, connecting with TransPennine Express or Northern Rail trains to Leeds. East Midlands Trains also offer daily evening services to Leeds from London St Pancras.

How long is the train from London to Leeds?

Most direct trains and indirect connections from London King's Cross take around two hours and 15 minutes to complete the 200-mile route to Leeds. Sunday services can take a little longer. The East Midlands Trains direct services from St Pancras take between three and four hours, due to numerous stops en route.

How many trains are there from London to Leeds?

The weekday timetable offers departures from London to Leeds every half hour for most of the day, reverting to an hourly service in the evenings. The first train from London is just before 6:00 a.m. with a final departure just before midnight. The Sunday schedule begins a little later, with a first departure just before 9:00 a.m.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Leeds?

Departure train station: London King's Cross King's Cross Station is situated on the northern side of central London, with Underground connections on six lines, bus services from Euston Road and a taxi stand at the front of the station. East Midlands Trains departures are from St Pancras, adjacent to King's Cross.

Arrival train station: Leeds Leeds Station is situated a five-minute walk southwest of the city's central shopping area, served by local bus stops on Bishopgate Street and New Station Street. Facilities include a taxi stand, left luggage office, and a number of restaurants and shops.

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Best fares for trains from London to Leeds

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This month
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Fri, Mar 29
Train
London North Eastern Railway
09:332h 15m11:48
LondonLeeds
Sat, Mar 30
Train
London North Eastern Railway
06:302h 22m08:52
LondonLeeds
Fastest Trains from London to Leeds
Sat, Apr 27
Train
London North Eastern Railway
12:352h 12m14:47
LondonLeeds
Tue, Apr 2
Train
London North Eastern Railway
10:032h 13m12:16
LondonLeeds
Mon, Apr 8
Train
London North Eastern Railway
10:032h 13m12:16
LondonLeeds
Return Train Tickets for Leeds to London
Thu, Mar 28
Train
London North Eastern Railway
20:452h 24m23:09
LeedsLondon
Fri, Mar 29
Train
London North Eastern Railway
08:452h 16m11:01
LeedsLondon
Sat, Mar 30
Train
London North Eastern Railway
05:302h 23m07:53
LeedsLondon
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Leeds
TrainLondon Bridge

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TrainLondon Charing Cross

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TrainLondon Euston

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TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

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TrainLondon Kings Cross

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Victoria, Circle
Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
TrainLondon Liverpool Street

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
TrainLondon Paddington

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District
Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
TrainLondon St Pancras

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TrainLondon Victoria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria
Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainLondon Waterloo East

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City
Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176

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