How to travel from Barnsley to Leeds

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from Barnsley to Leeds

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

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To get from Barnsley to Leeds on Mar 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:09AMBarnsley0h34 09:43AMLeeds
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09:09AMBarnsley0h34 09:43AMLeeds
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08:06AMBarnsley0h36 08:42AMLeeds
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09:40AMBarnsley0h34 10:14AMLeeds
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08:40AMBarnsley0h34 09:14AMLeeds
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Travel Information between Barnsley and Leeds

distanceDistance17 miles (27 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $10
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $6 (€5) • 56 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $6 (€5) • 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a bus or train to travel 17 miles (27 km) to Leeds from Barnsley. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Barnsley to Leeds.

Travel Tips: Travel from Barnsley to Leeds

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Barnsley to Leeds.

There are 2 ways to travel to Leeds from Barnsley including taking a bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Leeds from Barnsley is by taking a train, which costs on average $6 (€5).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leeds:

A train is $4 (€4) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Barnsley to Leeds costing on average $10 (€9).

The fastest way from Barnsley to Leeds is by train with an average journey time of 34 min.

There are alternative travel options to Leeds that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Leeds by bus can take on average 1 h 59 min.

The Barnsley to Leeds distance is around 17 miles (27 km).

The average frequency per day from Barnsley to Leeds is:

  • Around 4 buses per day.
  • 59 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Barnsley and Leeds as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Barnsley to Leeds:

  • Buses mostly depart from Barnsley, Interchange and arrive in Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.
  • Trains most often depart from Barnsley at Barnsley and arrive in Leeds at Leeds Railway Station.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barnsley to Leeds, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to Leeds by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Barnsley to Leeds tickets on Omio for $10 (€9).
  • Travel with Northern Rail to go to Leeds by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Northern Rail Barnsley to Leeds tickets on Omio for $6 (€5).
Your trip from Barnsley to Leeds doesn't have to end in Leeds. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Glasgow to your Barnsley to Leeds tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Leeds today!

Before traveling from Barnsley to Leeds, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $10 (€9) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket costs $6 (€5) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Barnsley to Leeds tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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