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Leeds to York

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

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How to travel from Leeds to York ?

Trip Leeds York

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance21 mi
Direct lineYes

You've chosen York as a destination for your next holidays or weekend but you don't know how to get there from Leeds and how to find the best Leeds to York transport deals? 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. You just have to specify the departure date to York then let Vivanoda search for you. Finally, use the filters and sorting options to refine the results.

To reach your destination from Leeds, you will travel with National Express, Blablacar, Northern Rail, CrossCountry or First TransPennine Express by buses, carpooling or trains.

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

Leeds to York bus

There is a direct connection by intercity coach between Leeds and York.

You may wonder whether it's worth travelling by bus between Leeds and York and what the advantages of this mode of transport may be. To encourage you to take the bus to York, here are some arguments that will convince you.

  • Unbeatable prices! On the Leeds York route, coach companies offer fares that are often much lower than train or carpooling.
  • Travelling by bus is more environmentally friendly than the use of one's personal car because of the modernization of National Express coach fleets. Running a bus doesn't require building other infrastructures either: the road Leeds York is already built and shared by others.
  • 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 Leeds to York watching a good movie, listening to music, and why not even working!
  • The modern buses that you take from Leeds to York are all comfortable, with toilets and reclining seats.

Which coach companies to travel between Leeds and York?

Only the coach company National Express operates the direct line Leeds York.

National Express Leeds York

Bus stops in Leeds

You will have to arrive at your Leeds stop between 15 minutes and 30 minutes, depending on the bus company, before the departure time indicated on your ticket. In general, the destination 'York' is displayed at the front of the bus with the other cities served. Finally, present your ticket to the staff of National Express who will allow you to put your suitcases in the trunk and then board.

  • Leeds

Bus stops at arrival in York

As soon as the coach stops at York, make sure that you leave nothing in your seat or forget your hold luggage.

  • York

Train Leeds to York

Is there a direct train for the Leeds-York route?

Indeed, the cities of York and Leeds 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 find the cheapest Leeds-York train ticket, we advise you to launch a search on Vivanoda with your travel dates.

Intercity train Leeds York

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

Leeds York train companies

There are 3 carriers that operate rail journeys between Leeds and York: First TransPennine Express, CrossCountry and Northern Rail.
First TransPennine Express Leeds YorkCrossCountry Leeds YorkNorthern Rail Leeds York

Departure train stations in Leeds

  • Leeds

Railway stations in York

  • York

Carpool from Leeds to York

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

On the contrary to other means of transportation, carsharing doesn't provide to travellers a defined scheduled. So, you surely have better chances to get Leeds-York rides searching three days in advance than one month. This is interesting for lastminute travel to York.

When you are about to book a Leeds-York ride, you can message the driver if you need any other details (pickup location, time, luggage...). You can pay online, so you don't need to give any money to your driver.

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