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Birmingham to Leeds

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1 suggested route to go from Birmingham to Leeds by train, car, bus

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How to go from Birmingham to Leeds ?

Trip Birmingham Leeds

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance93 mi
Direct lineYes

Like many travellers, you're looking for the cheapest transport offers to travel from Birmingham to Leeds? In general, you browse several websites and spend hours without being sure that all transport solutions were considered.

Fortunately, Vivanoda is a multimodal travel planner that aggregates prices for buses, carpooling and trains in a single search. Simply enter your travel date to Leeds and Vivanoda does the rest. To refine your search according to your preferences, use the filters and sorting options available.

To reach your destination from Birmingham, you will travel with National Express, Blablacar, CrossCountry, First TransPennine Express, MegaBus, East Midlands Trains, East Coast or Northern Rail by buses, carpooling or trains.

If you have any preferences for a particular mode of transport, get more information on these sections:

Birmingham to Leeds bus

Are you looking for a bus from Birmingham to Leeds? There is indeed a direct bus line that operates this route.

Going by bus from Birmingham to Leeds may not be so obvious to you. Here are some reasons that may encourage you to take the bus to Leeds.

  • Unbeatable prices! On the Birmingham Leeds route, coach companies offer fares that are often much lower than train or carpooling.
  • The fleet of National Express or MegaBus coaches is new and, therefore, greener than carpooling. Since the Birmingham Leeds road has already been built for a long time, buses don't require any additional infrastructure that distorts the landscape.
  • The presence of electrical outlets at your seat and USB ports will allow you to charge smartphone and laptop. You'll be able to spend all your time from Birmingham to Leeds watching a good movie, listening to music, and why not even working!
  • You will travel from Birmingham to Leeds on a modern and comfortable bus. Reclining seats with improved legroom and toilets provide the comfort you need to enjoy your time onboard.

What are the bus companies operating the Birmingham Leeds ?

National Express and MegaBus are the coach companies operating the bus line Birmingham Leeds with direct service.

National Express Birmingham LeedsMegaBus Birmingham Leeds

Departure bus stations in Birmingham

You will have to arrive at your Birmingham stop between 15 minutes and 30 minutes, depending on the bus company, before the departure time indicated on your ticket. The name of the destination 'Leeds' is always mentioned on the front of the bus. Before boarding, show your ticket to the driver, put your luggage in the hold and then sit at your seat.

  • Birmingham

Bus stops at arrival in Leeds

Once the bus has arrived at Leeds, check and collect your belongings so as not to forget anything.

  • Leeds

Train Birmingham to Leeds

Is there a direct train bound for Leeds from Birmingham?

Indeed, the cities of Leeds and Birmingham are linked with a direct train connection. Be aware that depending the day of the week, the schedule can change and direct trains may not operate every days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a Birmingham-Leeds train ticket on Vivanoda.

Intercity train Birmingham Leeds

Intercity trains serve the most important cities along the Birmingham-Leeds route with an improved travel duration compared to regional trains.

Birmingham Leeds train companies

The train company that operates this journey is CrossCountry.
CrossCountry Birmingham Leeds

Departure train stations in Birmingham

  • Birmingham International

Arrival train stations in Leeds

  • Leeds

Carpool from Birmingham to Leeds

Ridesharing is a new way of travelling allowing people to share Birmingham-Leeds car journeys with others. Instead of driving alone the car from Birmingham to Leeds, it allows drivers to share the travel costs with other passengers.

The important difference between carsharing and the other modes of transport is that it has not a scheduled timetable. This means that when looking for Birmingham-Leeds rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). This is more a lastminute solution to go to Leeds.

When you are about to book a Birmingham-Leeds ride, you can message the driver if you need any other details (pickup location, time, luggage...). The payment is done on our partner's site; this avoids to talk about money with the driver.

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