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from Leeds to London

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

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To get from Leeds to London on May 24 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:00AMLeeds4h05 01:05PMLondon
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$91One-way
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01:30PMLeeds4h05 05:35PMLondon
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$71One-way
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06:00PMLeeds4h05 10:05PMLondon
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$91One-way
01:30PMLeeds4h30 06:00PMLondon
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$71One-way
12:00PMLeeds4h00 04:00PMLondon
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$71One-way

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Tue
May 24
$53Grand Central Trains
$6Flixbus
Wed
May 25
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$7Megabus
Thu
May 26
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$8Megabus
Fri
May 27
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$8Megabus
Sat
May 28
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$8Megabus
Sun
May 29
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$8Megabus
Mon
May 30
$57London North Eastern Railway
$7Flixbus
Tue
May 31
$43Grand Central Trains
$7Flixbus
Wed
Jun 1
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$8Megabus
Thu
Jun 2
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$7Megabus
Fri
Jun 3
$50London North Eastern Railway
$7Megabus
Sat
Jun 4
$57London North Eastern Railway
$7Megabus
Sun
Jun 5
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$8Megabus
Mon
Jun 6
$50London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Tue
Jun 7
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$7Megabus
Wed
Jun 8
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$7Megabus
Thu
Jun 9
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$7Megabus
Fri
Jun 10
$40London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Sat
Jun 11
$40London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Sun
Jun 12
$42London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus

Travel Information from Leeds to London

distanceDistance168 miles (271 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$21 - $40
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $21 (€19) • 3 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Grand Central Trains

Travel 168 miles (271 km) by bus or train from Leeds to London. A bus is best for those looking to save money on this trip, with tickets costing about $21 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Megabus or Grand Central Trains among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leeds to London.

General Information about the Journey from Leeds to London

Located about 200 miles (320 km) apart, the journey from Leeds to London is convenient by bus and train for travelers in the UK. There are even direct flights available from Leeds International Airport. Trains and coaches both depart Leeds city center, whilst flights to London are available from Leeds Bradford International Airport.

Return trips from London to Leeds are also available.

How to get from Leeds to London

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Leeds to London, 59,68% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Leeds to London and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Buses from Leeds to London

National Express operate buses from Leeds to London, with a journey time of approximately 4.5 hours. Buses depart from the early hours of the morning until late evening, with frequent departures throughout the day.

Trains from Leeds to London

Trains from Leeds to London depart from Leeds' City Railway Station and arrive at either London King's Cross or London St Pancras International Stations. Trains operated by East Midlands require a change of service at York. There are between two and three departures an hour throughout the day. Train journeys between Leeds and London take approximately 2.5 hours.

Flights from Leeds to London

British Airways operate three direct flights from Leeds to London per day between Leeds International Airport - located around 14 kilometers from the city of Leeds - and London Heathrow Airport. The flight duration is around 1 hour.

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FAQs

How do I reach London from Leeds?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to London from Leeds. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Leeds to London?

The cheapest way to travel between Leeds and London is by taking a bus with an average price of $21 (€19).

This is compared to other travel options to London:

Taking a bus is usually $19 (€17) less than taking a train to London, which costs on average $40 (€36) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Leeds to London?

The fastest way to get to London from Leeds is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

Other travel options to London can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 15 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 9 min   of travel time.

How far is London from Leeds?

The distance is approximately 168 miles (271 km) from Leeds to London.

What are the departure and arrival points in Leeds and in London?

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

  • Trains most often depart from Leeds at Leeds Railway Station and arrive in London at London Victoria.

Which travel companies can get me from Leeds to London?

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

  • You can travel by bus between Leeds and London with Megabus, and you can find Megabus Leeds to London tickets for $21 (€19) on Omio.
  • You can travel between Leeds and London by train with Grand Central Trains. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $40 (€36) with Grand Central Trains from Leeds to London.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Leeds to London?

Omio customers who travel from Leeds to London often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.

When should I book a ticket from Leeds to London online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket costs $21 (€19) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $40 (€36) one way.

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