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Trip Manchester Leeds

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling from Manchester to Leeds


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How to get from Manchester to Leeds?

We are suggesting 5 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Manchester Leeds. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
  • Sort results depending on the mode of transportation (train, bus, carpooling).
  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Manchester Leeds by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Manchester and Leeds on a map as well as the route Manchester Leeds and the different connecting points (Leeds Railway Station, Bramley (West Yorks) Railway Station, Cross Gates Railway Station, Leeds Coach Station, Manchester Piccadilly Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Manchester Leeds

For your trip from Manchester (England, United Kingdom) to Leeds (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 36 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Manchester Leeds is a direct bound.
Trains of Northern Rail or First TransPennine Express to Leeds leave from Manchester Piccadilly railway station in Manchester. Arrival in Leeds will take place at Leeds station (0.9 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Manchester-Leeds that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of National Express or MegaBus in Manchester. The bus will drop you off at Leeds bus station (3723.3 mi from Leeds, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Manchester bus station (0.2 mi from Manchester) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Leeds.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Manchester-Leeds.

Which carriers to travel between Manchester and Leeds?

Railway companies
Northern Rail provides a rail connection Manchester-Leeds with the train from Manchester Victoria railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Leeds at arrival (0.9 mi from centre)
First TransPennine Express transports passengers on a rail line from Manchester to Leeds with the train which leaves Manchester Piccadilly station to arrive at Leeds railway station (England United Kingdom)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Manchester in Manchester and to the one of Leeds (England United Kingdom)
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Manchester (serving Manchester bus station at 0.2 mi from centre) and the city of Leeds where the coach will drop you off at Leeds station situated at about 3723.3 mi from Leeds city centre.
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Manchester-Leeds (36.7 mi)
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