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The train from Liverpool to Leeds usually takes around 1h 38m but can take just 1h 23m on the fastest TransPennine Express services, with around 39 trains running on this popular route per day. Trains are direct, so once you’re on board you can sit back, relax and stay connected with free WiFi available on most services.
To snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak time – tickets are usually cheaper when you travel Off-Peak compared to taking the train at Peak times. If you want to save even more, get a Railcard – you’ll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year.
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The average journey time by train between Liverpool and Leeds is 1 hour and 37 minutes, with around 41 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Liverpool to Leeds is 1 hour and 23 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Liverpool to Leeds can start from as little as £11 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Liverpool to Leeds without having to change trains. There are 41 direct trains from Liverpool to Leeds each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Liverpool to Leeds leaves at 04:20. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Liverpool to Leeds leaves at 21:54. 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.
Trains travelling from Liverpool to Leeds cover a distance of around 65 miles (105 km) during the journey.
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 Liverpool to Leeds 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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