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from London to Leeds

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Leeds on Sep 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:50PMLondon4h05 09:55PMLeeds
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$91One-way
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05:50PMLondon4h05 09:55PMLeeds
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$91One-way
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09:30AMLondon4h20 01:50PMLeeds, Coach Station
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$101One-way
10:30AMLondon4h20 02:50PMLeeds, Coach Station
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$101One-way
08:00AMLondon4h30 12:30PMLeeds, Coach Station
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$101One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
Sep 26
$94London North Eastern Railway
$11Flixbus
Mon
Sep 27
$74London North Eastern Railway
$7Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$74London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$74London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Thu
Sep 30
$74London North Eastern Railway
$4Flixbus
Fri
Oct 1
$62London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$74London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Sun
Oct 3
$62London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$46London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
$37London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
$46London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Thu
Oct 7
$46London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Fri
Oct 8
$46London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Sat
Oct 9
$46London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Sun
Oct 10
$62London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Mon
Oct 11
$46London North Eastern Railway
$4Flixbus
Tue
Oct 12
$46London North Eastern Railway
$4Flixbus
Wed
Oct 13
$46London North Eastern Railway
$4Flixbus
Thu
Oct 14
$46London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Fri
Oct 15
$46London North Eastern Railway
$5Flixbus
Sat
Oct 16
$37London North Eastern Railway
$4Flixbus

General Information About the Journey from London to Leeds

About 186 miles (300 km) apart, the journey from London to Leeds can be made direct by bus or train for travelers in the UK. There are also flights available. Flying takes around 1 hour, which is fairly comparable to taking the bus or train once you factor in traveling to the airport and waiting times.

Return journeys from Leeds to London are also available.

How to get from London to Leeds

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from London to Leeds, 66,88% 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 London to Leeds 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 London to Leeds

Buses from London to Leeds depart from Victoria Coach station and arrive at Leeds Coach Station. National Express offers direct buses that depart at least once every hour. Travel times range from 4 hours to 5.5 hours for journeys requiring a larger number of stops. The first bus of the day departs around 7:00 a.m. continuing until around 11:30 p.m.

Trains from London to Leeds

East Coast trains take passengers between London Kings Cross Station and Leeds on direct services. The journey time for trains from London to Leeds is just over 2 hours with services running twice each hour. Departures begin just before 6:00 a.m. and continue until around 11:30 p.m.

Flights from London to Leeds

Flights from London to Leeds are operated by premium airline British Airways and low cost airline Flybe. British Airways offers around three services each day between Heathrow and Leeds Bradford with a total journey time of just one hour. Flybe offers both direct services from London City and also those requiring a connection to be made. Flights begin just before 7:00 a.m. and continue until around 7:30 p.m. each day.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Leeds
London
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London Liverpool Street Stn
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus 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.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Bridge
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