Trains from

London to Leeds

  1. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    London Kings Cross
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 8 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:00
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:51
    York
    Platform 5 estimated
    17:09
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    17:31
    Leeds
    Platform 16A estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 16A estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 8 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 8 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  8. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 6 estimated
    16:48
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 6 estimated
    18:39
    York
    Platform 10 estimated
    18:52
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    19:15
    Leeds
    Platform 16A estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 16A estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  10. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Leeds
    Platform 8 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak

Journey information from London to Leeds

  • Train Fares from: £15.90
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

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London to Leeds train times information

Virgin Trains East Coast offers a direct train service between London Kings Cross and Leeds every hour at 03 and 33 minutes past the hour and journeys take just under two and a half hours. Additionally, Northern Rail and Grand Central offer indirect services. These trips take upwards of two and a half hours.

Virgin Trains East Coast trains are equipped with a variety of amenities, including bicycle storage and free pet boarding, free Wi-Fi, a café bar, restaurant and at-seat dining for first class travellers.

*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
  • How long does it take to travel from London to Leeds by train?

    The average journey time between London and Leeds is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 37 trains per day travelling from London to Leeds. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from London to Leeds?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Leeds without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London to Leeds.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between London and Leeds?

    The distance between London and Leeds is 169 miles.

    Distance: 169 miles
  • What time is the first train from London to Leeds?

    The first train from London to Leeds departs at .

    What time is the last train from London to Leeds?

    The last train from London to Leeds departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
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