Trains from London to Leeds

London to Leeds train information

London Leeds train map

Train duration 2h15m
Arrival Leeds, England
Departure London, England
Distance 169 Miles
Lowest train price from £30.00
Average train price £55.00

Which operators can I use?

There are several train providers across the UK & Europe. By searching for your ticket using our travel search engine, you will be able to see the trains connecting London in England to Leeds in England as well as the train operator for this journey.

How far is it by train?

Travelling by train is a fast and easy option to go to Leeds from London. The average travel duration between London to Leeds is 2h15m to travel the 169 miles.

How much does it costs?

We found trains from £30.00 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for London to Leeds train tickets

from £30.00 MORE 2h13m
Other modes of transport available
from £2.90 MORE 4h29m
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London - Leeds: the best time to book cheap trains

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets London to Leeds tend to increase if you don't book early. Based on our data, if you purchase your ticket 1 month in advance, the price of the ticket starts at £20 whereas when booking on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £62 for your trip. Thus, you will save 68% on the price of your ticket by buying your ticket 1 month in advance as opposed to on the day you're travelling.

The data are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for London to Leeds trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between London and Leeds by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Leeds to London and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Kings Cross
Railway Station
£30.00 07/10/2021 10:03 15 days ago
Kings Cross
Railway Station
£40.50 07/10/2021 09:33 15 days ago
Kings Cross
Railway Station
£73.50 07/10/2021 08:03 15 days ago
Kings Cross
Railway Station
£73.50 07/10/2021 08:33 15 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

London Leeds train

Discount London - Leeds train tickets

National Railcards can bring you great savings if you're taking the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you might want to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to make great savings for your London Leeds train ticket.

What are the benefits of a railcard?

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to evaluate how many trips you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to include the railcard cost, for instance £30, how much you're saving on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a London Leeds ticket is £54.38 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £54.38: £88/£54.38 = 1.62. It will take you approximately 2 trips from Leeds to London (one way journey) with your railcard to be profitable.

How much do I need to pay for a railcard?

The cost to purchase a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to get a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most train fares for a complete year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

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 £54.38 £36.25 £18.12 1.62

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

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

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