It takes an average of 33m to travel from Leeds to Harrogate by train, over a distance of around 14 miles (22 km). There are normally 67 trains per day travelling from Leeds to Harrogate and tickets for this journey start from £3 when you book in advance.
14 miles (22 km)
67 trains per day
Direct trains available
Planning to take the train from Leeds to Harrogate and need more information about the journey? You’ve come to the right place!
Usually, the journey from Leeds to Harrogate by train takes around 33 minutes, although the fastest services can take as little as 30 minutes. You can expect to find 59 trains per day running on this popular route. Good news! As there are direct trains available, you don’t need to worry about making any changes during your journey.
If you’re travelling on this route, you’ll board a London North Eastern Railway (LNER) train at Leeds station. Once you’ve settled in your seat, you can begin to enjoy the onboard amenities, such as power sockets, free WiFi and comfortable seating. Fancy treating yourself? Upgrade to LNER First Class and take advantage of all the benefits of Standard Class, as well as reclining seats, larger tables and complimentary food and drink. After just half an hour, your train will arrive at Harrogate station.
Once you’ve left the station, you’re just a short walk from Harrogate town centre. Here, you’ll find some of the town’s most famous sights, such as the Royal Pump Museum, Valley Gardens and Betty’s Tea Rooms.
Want to buy cheap train tickets? Travel at Off-Peak times, as tickets are usually cheaper during quieter travel times on weekdays and weekends. If you frequently travel by train, why not get a Railcard? You’ll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year.
Eager to book? There’s no need to wait! Head to our Journey Planner at the top of the page and start your search for cheap train tickets from Leeds to Harrogate. For more information, check out train timetables, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs.
If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Leeds to Harrogate is right for you.
National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.
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