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Leeds to Huddersfield by train

It takes an average of 35m to travel from Leeds to Huddersfield by train, over a distance of around 14 miles (23 km). There are normally 111 trains per day travelling from Leeds to Huddersfield and tickets for this journey start from £6.30 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 17m
PriceFrom £6.30
Distance14 miles (23 km)
Frequency111 trains per day
Departure stationLeeds
Arrival stationHuddersfield
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsTransPennine Express, London North Eastern Railway

Leeds to Huddersfield train times

Check out the next trains departing from Leeds to Huddersfield for Saturday 15th May 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
11:45 On timeleeds12:05 On timehuddersfieldPlat. 16 transpennine express PeakGet tickets20m, direct
11:47 On timeleeds12:22 On timehuddersfieldPlat. 12D transpennine express PeakGet tickets35m, direct
12:07 On timeleeds12:24 On timehuddersfieldPlat. 16A transpennine express PeakGet tickets17m, direct
12:15 On timeleeds12:37 On timehuddersfieldPlat. 16 transpennine express PeakGet tickets22m, direct
12:45 On timeleeds13:05 On timehuddersfieldPlat. 16 estimatedtranspennine express PeakGet tickets20m, direct
12:47 On timeleeds13:22 On timehuddersfieldPlat. 13B estimatedtranspennine express PeakGet tickets35m, direct
13:07 On timeleeds13:24 On timehuddersfieldPlat. 16A estimatedtranspennine express PeakGet tickets17m, direct
13:15 On timeleeds13:37 On timehuddersfieldPlat. 16 estimatedtranspennine express PeakGet tickets22m, direct
13:45 On timeleeds14:05 On timehuddersfieldPlat. 16 estimatedtranspennine express PeakGet tickets20m, direct
13:47 On timeleeds14:22 On timehuddersfieldPlat. 13B estimatedtranspennine express PeakGet tickets35m, direct

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Leeds to Huddersfield? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Leeds to Huddersfield take?

The average journey time by train between Leeds and Huddersfield is 35 minutes, with around 111 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Leeds and Huddersfield by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Leeds to Huddersfield is 17 minutes.

How much does the train from Leeds to Huddersfield cost?

Train ticket prices from Leeds to Huddersfield can start from as little as £6.30 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Leeds to Huddersfield?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Leeds to Huddersfield without having to change trains. There are 111 direct trains from Leeds to Huddersfield each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Leeds to Huddersfield leave?

The first train from Leeds to Huddersfield leaves at 02:33. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Leeds to Huddersfield leave?

The last train from Leeds to Huddersfield leaves at 02:25. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Leeds and Huddersfield by train?

Trains travelling from Leeds to Huddersfield cover a distance of around 14 miles (23 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Huddersfield to Leeds.

Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Huddersfield

Train tickets from Leeds to Huddersfield start at £6.30 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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