How to travel from Leeds to Barnsley

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from Leeds to Barnsley

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

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To get from Leeds to Barnsley on Aug 17 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:20AMLeeds, Coach Station0h45 01:05AMBarnsley, Interchange
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12:20AMLeeds, Coach Station0h45 01:05AMBarnsley, Interchange
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Travel Information from Leeds to Barnsley

distanceDistance17 miles (27 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$5 - $9
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $5 (€5) • 32 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $5 (€5) • 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 17 miles (27 km) from Leeds to Barnsley. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $5 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Leeds to Barnsley.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leeds to Barnsley

Travel to Barnsley 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 Barnsley.

There are 4 ways to get from Leeds to Barnsley: bus, flight, ferry or train.

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

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barnsley:

A train is generally $4 (€4) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $9 (€9) from Leeds to Barnsley.

The fastest way from Leeds to Barnsley is by train with an average journey time of 32 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 45 min.

You should expect to travel around 17 miles (27 km) between Leeds and Barnsley.

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Barnsley is:

  • 4 buses a day.
  • 54 trains a day.

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

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

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

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

  • You can travel by bus to Barnsley from Leeds with National Express, and you can find National Express Leeds to Barnsley tickets for $9 (€9) on Omio.
  • You can go to Barnsley from Leeds by train with Northern Rail. You'll see cheap train tickets for $5 (€5) with Northern Rail from Leeds to Barnsley on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Leeds to Barnsley with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with National Express with 1 direct bus per day.

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

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

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

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

But we recommend booking Leeds to Barnsley 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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