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How to get from London to Leeds?

Planning to travel to London from Leeds and looking for the best transportation options for your trip? We know that it is often difficult to choose the best way of transportation for a trip from London to Leeds, whether it is for price, time or convenience reasons. Vivanoda will help you to find all the transportation solutions to travel between London and Leeds, be it by plane, train, bus or carpool.

With detailed information about each mode of transportation and about the transport companies (CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Northern Rail, National Express or MegaBus), you will be able to easily compare fares, timetables and travel times, in order to choose the option that best suits your needs.

Whether you're a budget traveler or looking for a quick and convenient way to get from London to Leeds, we've got all the information you need to plan an unforgettable London Leeds trip.

For your trip from London to Leeds, you have several transportation options

Bus tickets from London to Leeds

Buses are often the most economical choice for travel from London to Leeds, offering direct travel options or with intermediate stops.

London to Leeds train tickets

If you like to travel more ecologically and economically, the London Leeds train is ideal and meets your expectations.

Carpooling London Leeds

Carpooling from London to Leeds is perfect if you want to travel to Leeds in good company and reduce transportation costs. But there may be limited flexibility in terms of schedules and pickup points in either London or Leeds.

Whichever way you choose, our price comparison tool will help you find the London to Leeds transportation option that best suits your needs and budget.

London Leeds Travel Information

Departure city
London
United Kingdom
England
Destination city
Leeds
United Kingdom
England
Distance
170 mi
Direct connection
Yes, direct connection by carpooling, train and bus
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Plan your trip from London to Leeds easily with Vivanoda

Plan your trip from London to Leeds easily with Vivanoda

With Vivanoda you can easily compare all available transportation options like flights, trains, buses and carpools according to your preferences and budget. You can also filter the results by price, travel time, schedule and comfort options. Thanks to its ease of use and clarity, Vivanoda allows you to find in a few clicks the tickets between London and Leeds that best suit your needs. Vivanoda also displays all the special offers and promotions of different airlines like CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Northern Rail, National Express or MegaBus to help you save on your tickets. So don't hesitate and use Vivanoda now to prepare your trip between London and Leeds with peace of mind!

Comparison of the different ways to travel between London and Leeds

Advantages and disadvantages of a bus trip from London to Leeds?
Price The price of bus tickets from London to Leeds are often much cheaper than train or plane tickets to Leeds (and sometimes cheaper than carpooling as well), making it an affordable option for budget-conscious travelers.
On-board services Modern buses that travel between London and Leeds are usually equipped with comfortable seats, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, power outlets and toilets.
Flexibility Bus companies offer many schedule options for travel between London and Leeds, which can be convenient if you have specific time constraints.
Comfort London-Leeds buses can be less comfortable than trains, due to reduced legroom and suspension quality.
Travel time Buses from London to Leeds are mostly much slower than trains to Leeds to cover the 170 mi distance of the trip.
Advantages and disadvantages of a carpooling trip from London to Leeds?
Economical A carpool from London to Leeds is often the most economical way to travel.
Friendliness Carpooling from London to Leeds is often more pleasant and friendly than other modes of transportation, especially if you share the ride with nice people.
Environmentally friendly By sharing a car with someone else you reduce the environmental impact of a trip from London to Leeds.
Availability Finding availability for a carpool between London and Leeds can be tricky, especially if you plan ahead. Most carpools are only available a few days or weeks before departure.
Reliability You have to rely on the punctuality and reliability of the driver for your London Leeds trip. He is not always on time.
Comfort You have to share the space of the car with the other passengers during the whole trip between London and Leeds.
Advantages and disadvantages of traveling by train from London to Leeds?
Speed London to Leeds trains are often much faster than buses or cars.
Comfort Trains between London and Leeds generally offer more legroom and extra comfort for travelers.
Accessibility The train stations in London or Leeds are located in the city center, making it easy to access other means of transportation to get to the city center.
Cost London Leeds train tickets can be more expensive than bus or carpool tickets, especially on high-speed trains.
Flexibility London Leeds train schedules can be limited and it may be more difficult to change trains when needed.

Where to start from in London? Where do I arrive in Leeds?

London Departure Bus Stations

London Victoria Coach Station
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Golders Green
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Heathrow Airport Terminal 4
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Luton Airport
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West Hampstead
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Departure stations in London

London St Pancras
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London Kings Cross
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Leeds arrival bus stations

Leeds (Kirkgate)
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Leeds Arrival Stations

Leeds
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Bramley (West Yorks)
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Cross Gates
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3 tips for cheaper travel from London to Leeds

Have you decided to travel from London to Leeds and are looking for ways to save money on your travel ticket? We present you with 3 useful tips to save money on your trip. Whether you choose to take a bus, train or carpooling, these tips will help you find the best rates for your London to Leeds trip.

  • 1. Avoid extras
    Some extras, such as food and beverages consumed during the trip from London to Leeds, can be expensive and are not always necessary for a short trip. To save money, try to plan snacks or drinks before you leave for Leeds, and use free alternatives for entertainment, like reading a book.
  • 2. Book in advance
    This is often the most popular tip for saving money on a ticket from London to Leeds. This is because train, plane, bus or ferry tickets are often cheaper if you buy them well in advance. This can sometimes save you tens or even hundreds of euros on your London-Leeds trip.
  • 3. Compare prices
    Using Vivanoda is a great way to find the best prices for your London-Leeds trip. It allows you to compare fares of different transportation providers in one search and find the best price for your stay in Leeds.

Bus London Leeds

The average price of a bus ticket for the trip London-Leeds varies depending on the carrier and the time of booking. On certain busy dates, prices can double! Compare all London-Leeds bus prices on Vivanoda.

The frequency of departures to London from Leeds varies depending on the carrier, the time period and the day of the week. To get a complete overview of all bus departures to Leeds, please specify your departure date and start a search on Vivanoda.

Buses between London and Leeds usually offer on-board toilets for passengers, but it is always advisable to check with the carrier before the trip. In any case, breaks at freeway service stations are provided.

The duration of the bus trip between London and Leeds usually varies depending on the traffic conditions and possible stops along the way. Vivanoda will allow you to see in real time all the buses traveling to Leeds for your travel date.

Cancellation and modification policies may vary depending on the bus company, so it is important to check the terms and conditions when making a reservation. Most of the time, cancelling or changing your London-Leeds bus ticket will incur additional costs.

London-Leeds bus tickets are often cheaper if you buy them in advance, especially if you book several weeks in advance. However, some bus companies also offer last-minute deals to fill the remaining seats.

Bus companies London Leeds

National Express
National Express
MegaBus
MegaBus
FlixBus
FlixBus
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Trains London Leeds

To get the best train fares between London and Leeds, it is recommended to book in advance, be flexible with time schedules and compare train fares with Vivanoda.

Of course passengers can take luggage with them on the train from London to Leeds. There is no weight limit, but some train companies limit the amount of luggage you can take and require you to pay a supplement. On the other hand, the size of the luggage should be reasonable due to the often limited space inside the trains.

The average train journey time from London to Leeds depends on the type of train you take. Regional or intercity trains to Leeds are slower than high-speed trains. Compare the duration of all trips by running a price search on Vivanoda.

There may be a price difference depending on the time of day you travel by train from London to Leeds. Tickets purchased during off-peak hours are cheaper than those purchased during peak hours. To get a detailed overview of all prices, Vivanoda compares all modes of transportation between London and Leeds.

Train tickets from London to Leeds can be refunded or exchanged but are usually more expensive. The cheapest tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

There are discounts for children, students and seniors traveling by train from London to Leeds that vary depending on the type of ticket and the age of the person. When you enter your age in your Vivanoda search, the prices displayed will take into account any age-related discounts.

Train companies between London and Leeds

CrossCountry
CrossCountry
East Midlands Trains
East Midlands Trains
Northern Rail
Northern Rail
East Coast
East Coast
Grand Central
Grand Central
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Carpool London Leeds

Carpooling is generally considered a safe option for traveling between London and Leeds. However, it is important to check driver reviews and ratings before booking a trip. It is also recommended that you only share your personal details with people you trust.

The duration of a carpool trip between London and Leeds also depends on the traffic conditions and the route taken by the driver. By starting a price search on Vivanoda now, you will get the estimated duration of each available carpool offer.

On Vivanoda, our platform for comparing transportation modes between London and Leeds, you will have access to all available carpooling offers with price, estimated duration and pickup locations.

The number of seats available in a carpool from London to Leeds depends on the driver and the type of vehicle being used. In general, a driver can offer between 1 and 4 seats.

It is possible to book a carpool at the last minute, but this depends on the availability of drivers and the demand for the trip. It is recommended that you book your ride in advance to guarantee your trip.

Carpool seats vary in comfort depending on the type of vehicle used and the driver's preference. It is important to check the vehicle details with the driver before booking.

Carpooling platform London Leeds

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