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London to Leeds train

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Find the best prices for train tickets London to Leeds

from £14.50 MORE 2h20m
Other modes of transport available to travel from London to Leeds
Coach
from £6.00 MORE 4h37m
from £0.50 MORE 4h41m
Ride sharing
from £21.50 MORE 4h37m

Best price found for train ticket from London to Leeds

We compare train ticket prices for all major companies to travel from London to Leeds by train and find the best price for you. Here are the best prices selected for the coming days to go to Leeds. Your London to Leeds train ticket is just few clicks away!

Journey Price Departure on At Company Searched
London
Leeds
£15.50 MORE 18/02/2017 07:03 Multiple companies 7 days ago
London
Leeds
£15.50 MORE 13/02/2017 13:05 Multiple companies 3 days ago
London
Leeds
£15.50 MORE 07/02/2017 12:35 Multiple companies 2 days ago
London
Leeds
£15.50 MORE 07/02/2017 13:05 Multiple companies 7 days ago
London
Leeds
£15.50 MORE 13/02/2017 12:03 Multiple companies 3 days ago
London
Leeds
£21.50 MORE 04/02/2017 13:26 Multiple companies 3 days ago
London
Leeds
£21.50 MORE 04/02/2017 14:26 Multiple companies 3 days ago
London
Leeds
£21.50 MORE 11/02/2017 13:26 Multiple companies 1 day ago
London
Leeds
£22.00 MORE 07/02/2017 12:03 Multiple companies 2 days ago
London
Leeds
£22.00 MORE 25/01/2017 12:03 Multiple companies 1 day ago

Best price found for London to Leeds train ticket for the next 30 days.

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Travel information for your train journey

Route London to Leeds

Train duration 2h20m
Arrival city Leeds, England
Departure city London, England
Distance 169 Miles
Lowest train ticket price from £14.50

The route between London, located in England, specifically in the London England area and Leeds located in England, specifically in the Yorkshire and the Humber England area is well served by trains. There are 169 miles between the two cities and the average train duration from London to Leeds is 2h20m. Travelling by train is often the fastest way to get to Leeds from London, and it's also a greener option than driving or flying. The lowest ticket price we found for your journey is from £14.50 for the next 30 days.

Book cheap train from London to Leeds

Many possibilities exist to book your London to Leeds train ticket:

  • Online: you can purchase tickets directly on train companies websites like for instance Virgin Trains, Eurostar, East Coast, South West Trains, First Great Western, ScotRail, Southern Railway, CrosscCountry … You can also buy train tickets on Ticket Retailers websites like Thetrainline, Redspottedhanky, My Train Ticket, or also Raileasy.
  • Over the phone: major train companies, and train ticket retailers have phone numbers and you can make your booking over the phone.
  • At a station: you can either book your train ticket at the ticket office or using a self-service ticket machine available at many stations.
  • Our Advice: you should use our fast and simple search service that compares hundreds of trains tickets from all major train companies and train tickets retailers. Gopili can help you find cheap train tickets from London to Leeds! For your information train tickets Leeds to London are also available for your return trip on Gopili.

Main train ticket types in United Kingdom

There are three main train tickets types in UK, Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime tickets. Each ticket types provides different fares and travel flexibility. But other tickets types are available such as Season tickets, Super-Off-Peak tickets or Rover and Rangers tickets for example. Take a look at the different types of train ticket from London to Leeds below:

If you want to book the cheapest available ticket, Advance tickets are convenient for you. These tickets are available 12 weeks before travel and offer biggest reductions. The earlier you book, the cheaper the train prices are! But you can't cancel your advance train ticket, they are non-refundable, and they are sold as singles.

Off-Peak and Super Off-peak tickets are available on many trains outside of peak travel times. Thanks to these tickets you travel at Off-Peak time, so don't have to pay the fare of a fully flexible Anytime ticket. You can be refunded if you decide not to travel.

Anytime tickets is convenient for you, if you want a fully flexible ticket with no restrictions to travel. They offer the best flexibility in your time of travel. But they are not recommended if you want the cheapest type of ticket London to Leeds.

Season tickets are best for you if you make the same journey more than three or four times a week. In this instance, Season Tickets offer better value for money compared to buying daily tickets.

How to find cheap train tickets London to Leeds ?

If you're looking for cheap train tickets London to Leeds, you've come to the right place. Here we give you some hints and tips for finding cheap train tickets.

  • To travel at the lowest fares you have to book your ticket in advance. The best time to book your advance train ticket is about 12 weeks before. So you must remember to book approximately three months in advance. Thanks to these tips you can make great savings of up to 80%.
  • To find cheap train tickets, you have to avoid the busy peak travel times between 06:30 to 09:30 and 15:30 to 18:30. Be flexible and your train ticket London to Leeds will be cheaper.
  • It's very common that two singles train tickets are cheaper than a return ticket, so always check the prices for your journey and pay less your journey.
  • Another way to make savings is to split up your journey to Leeds. Instead of booking only one ticket for your journey you can split the journey into different stages, and book a ticket for each stage. Thanks to this you can achieve great savings.

Discount London to Leeds train tickets

Looking for travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and reductions are available to pay less for your London Leeds train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are many different types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

Most of these railcards are bought in order to receive better discounts. But is it really worth it for travelling from London to Leeds? Check with your calculator, taking into account:

A = the railcard cost (i.e.: £30.00)

B = average discount offered by the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

C = average price for an London Leeds return ticket (i.e.: £28.57)(1)

First, divide A by B and multiply by 100: this will give you the budget from which the card will be amortized. Then divide that number by C. The result is the minimum number of trips that you will do to cushion the railcard.

In our example, A x B = 30/34 x 100 = £88.00. Then, 88/28.5667 = 3.08. It takes at least 3.08 trips from London to Leeds round trip (or 4-ways) for the purchase of the railcard to be worthwhile!

For your information, all railcards cost £30.00 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20.00. Railcards typically give you 34% off most adult fares, so you will save 1/3 on rail fares.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 months for return trip

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
London to Leeds train £28.57 £19.04 £9.52 3.09

(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

Transport operators from London to Leeds

The following table lists the various transport operators serving the route London to Leeds.

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And if you change?

Other alternatives of transport exist to travel from London to Leeds:

Bus from London to Leeds

Flights from London to Leeds