How to travel from Bristol to Leeds

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Travel Information from Bristol to Leeds

distanceDistance167 miles (269 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$8 - $75
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $8 (€7) • 4 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $75 (€64) • 3 h 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or CrossCountry

Travel 167 miles (269 km) by train or bus from Bristol to Leeds. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Megabus or CrossCountry among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Bristol to Leeds.

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from Bristol to Leeds

How to get from Bristol to Leeds by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Bristol to Leeds is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Megabus
08:35AM6h05
Bristol, City Centre
02:40PMLeeds
$161One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Megabus
08:35AM6h05
Bristol, City Centre
02:40PMLeeds
$161One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Cross Country
08:35AM3h26
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
12:01PMLeeds station (LDS)
$951One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Cross Country
09:35AM3h26
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
01:01PMLeeds station (LDS)
$1201One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:38AM4h38
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
02:16PMLeeds station (LDS)
$1531One-way
3 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
10:00AM4h48
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
02:48PMLeeds station (LDS)
$1531One-way
2 transfers
FlixBus
02:15PM4h25
Bristol, City Centre
06:40PMLeeds
$181One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
07:25AM6h05
Bristol, City Centre
01:30PMLeeds
$211One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
12:15PM5h40
Bristol, City Centre
05:55PMLeeds
$181One-way
0 transfers

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All travel companies: Train and Bus from Bristol to Leeds

You can travel by travel between Bristol and Leeds with National Express, FlixBus and CrossCountry. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Bristol to Leeds. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

    National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Bristol - Leeds travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

      FAQs: Travel from Bristol to Leeds

      FAQs: 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 Bristol to Leeds.
      FAQs

      You can get between Bristol and Leeds 2 different ways: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to go to Leeds from Bristol is by taking a bus, which costs on average $8 (€7).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Bristol to Leeds:

      Taking a bus costs $67 (€58) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $75 (€64).

      The fastest way to get to Leeds from Bristol is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 26 min.

      Other travel options to Leeds take longer:

      Bus takes on average 4 h 25 min.

      The Bristol to Leeds distance is around 167 miles (269 km).

      The average frequency per day from Bristol to Leeds is:

      • 12 buses a day.
      • 12 trains per day.

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

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Bristol to Leeds:

      • Most travelers catch their bus from Bristol, Airport Bus Station and arrive in Leeds, Coach Station.
      • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Bristol to Leeds depart from Bristol Temple Meads to Leeds.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bristol to Leeds:

      • You can travel by bus from Bristol to Leeds with Megabus, National Express or FlixBus, and you can find Megabus Bristol to Leeds tickets for $8 (€7) on Omio.
      • You can take a train from Bristol to Leeds with CrossCountry or East Coast. Cheap tickets can be found for $75 (€64) with CrossCountry from Bristol to Leeds.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Bristol to Leeds with the following travel companies:

      • You'll find 7 direct buses a day to Leeds with Megabus.
      • You can check for a direct train to Leeds with CrossCountry with 11 direct trains per day.

      Direct services to Leeds tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Many of our customers who book a trip from Bristol to Leeds often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester, Edinburgh, York or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bristol and Leeds itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Leeds and any of these top destinations today!

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