City of London to Leeds Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $41
Fastest Way Train — 4h 10min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 30 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, bus, flight and by car
Distance 169 miles
Travel Companies ThamesLink
$50 · 4h 10min · 46 lb of CO2
City Thameslink to Leeds
+2 more options
$57 · 6h 36min · 37 lb of CO2
London to Leeds
+4 more options
$253 · 4h 44min · 426 lb of CO2

City of London to Leeds Flights

There are 1 airports — LHR — that make sense to fly out of from City of London and 1 airports — LBA — to access Leeds. The best deals are usually found by flying out of LHR.

$23 · 3h 9min · 36 lb of CO2
City of London to Leeds

Drive from City of London to Leeds

It's 170 miles between City of London to Leeds. On a typical day, it might take between 3h 9min and 3h 18min from City of London to Leeds under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 3h 27min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Leeds by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $22.

What is the best way to travel from City of London to Leeds?

The are 8 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from City of London to Leeds. The fastest way out of London towards Harewood is by bus, as it is the quickest to the Leeds area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $41. ThamesLink operates from City of London to Leeds, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from City of London to Leeds?

On your trip from City of London to Leeds, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Is the train or the bus better from City of London to Leeds England?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from City of London to Leeds. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Leeds is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the City of London/Leeds buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from City of London is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between City of London England and Leeds during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from City of London to Leeds? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Leeds traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Leeds is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from City of London to Leeds?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from City of London to Leeds is by bus. The bus costs $41 roughly and will take 5 hours 15 minutes.

How much does it cost to take the train from City of London to Leeds?

The train costs about $50 between City of London and Leeds. In total, the train will take roughly 4 hours 10 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at City Thameslink, which is 1 miles from City of London. Further, once you arrive at Cottingley or you will still have 3 miles to Leeds.

How long does it take from City of London to Leeds by car?

The total distance between City of London and Leeds is 170 miles and will take you about 3 hours 9 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $23.

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