Leeds to London Train
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Leeds is the third-largest city in the United Kingdom and the capital of West Yorkshire, England. The city of Leeds is the second-largest financial center and the second largest legal center in the United Kingdom. It is an important economic, commercial, industrial, and cultural center in central England. It is one of the eight core cities in England. It is located between the geographic center of the United Kingdom, London, and Edinburgh. It is an important transportation hub in the UK.
London North Eastern Railway (LNER) provides daily direct trains from Leeds to London King's Cross Station. In addition, East Midlands Trains operate direct services to London St Pancras. Indirect connections involve taking Northern Rail or Transpennine Express services to York, connecting with LNER or Grand Central Trains departures south to London. The distance between Leeds and London is 169 miles. It is possible to travel from Leeds to London without having to change trains. We usually find around 35 direct trains on the route from Leeds to London every weekday. Trains are typically more frequent on weekends when we found around 38 departures. You can search for the timetable on Trainpal. The average journey time between Leeds and London is 3 hours 9 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 48 trains traveling from Leeds to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays. The fastest journey time by train is 1 hour 59 minutes. The first train from Leeds to London departs at 04:05. The last train from Leeds to London departs at 20:45. Of the 13 trains that leave Leeds for London every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
More than one train company operates on the route from Leeds to London, so you’ll be traveling with one or more of the following rail operators:
The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour. The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Leeds to London are $19.98. Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $29 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $36. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
Trains in the UK usually open for booking for around 3 months in advance. If the booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Leeds to London by train.
Did you know that most train companies in the UK increase their prices as the departure date approaches? Our aim is to help you save money, if you want to find the cheapest ticket, you can get more information on Trainpal.