Strong Rail Links Between Two of the Northern England’s Great Cities
Train travel to York is the most convenient mode of transport from all parts of the UK, including Leeds. Not only trains are convenient but take less time to reach the destination. Travelling by train from Leeds to York gives opportunity to explore some of the iconic historic sites such as York Minster. Also, the city hosts one of the world’s renowned famous festival called York festival that takes place over the august bank holiday weekend which attracts many tourists around the world.
Using a train is a fantastic way to travel from Leeds to York because there are direct trains that run between Leeds and York taking around just 30 minutes, covering a distance of approx. 35 kms. There are around 48 direct trains running from Leeds to York every day with more than one train operator such as:
Cross Country, East Coast, First Transpennine Express and Northern Rail. However, the main train operator servicing this route is Transpennine Express. The services on-board depend on the train provider. The first Leeds York train leaves at 07:14 in morning and the last train leaves at 17:25. There may be fewer services of trains Leeds to York on weekends or public holidays.
|Train Provider||From Leeds||To York||Date||Fare||Duration|
|06:02||07:19||15 November 2018||£13.70||1 Hr 17 Min|
|06:32||07:11||15 November 2018||£13.70||39 Min|
|06:33||07:48||15 November 2018||£13.70||1 Hr 15 Min|
|07:08||07:31||15 November 2018||£15.40||23 Min|
|06:17||06:39||15 November 2018||£15.40||22 Min|
|06:52||07:16||15 November 2018||£15.40||24 Min|
How to Book Leeds to York Train Tickets?
Leeds to York train tickets can be bought through many different ways: You can buy tickets online directly from rail company’s websites or you can also purchase train tickets through many different ticket retailers website such as the Trainline or My Train ticket. You can even purchase the ticket at the station either by yourself or via the self-service ticketing machine. So, choose the best medium to book your trains tickets to York and do remember to book you ticket in advance rather than leaving until the day before which will help you to get lower fare.
|Hull||York||£22.4||1 Hr 9 Min|
|Leeds||York||£13.7||1 Hr 17 Min|
|Manchester||York||£9.5||2 Hr 7 Min|
|Newcastle||York||£32.5||1 Hr 5 Min|
|London||York||£54.0||1 Hr 59 Min|
|Nottingham||York||£56.1||2 Hr 12 Min|
|Brighton||York||£150.5||3 Hr 51 Min|
|Norwich||York||£95.0||3 Hr 33 Min|
|Edinburgh||York||£94.5||2 Hr 35 Min|
|Oxford||York||£109.9||3 Hr 52 Min|
|Liverpool||York||£51.0||2 Hr 9 Min|
|Leicester||York||£80.6||3 Hr 4 Min|
|Aberdeen||York||£128.0||5 Hr 38 Min|
|Birmingham||York||£70.3||2 Hr 10 Min|
|Glasgow||York||£41.5||3 Hr 55 Min|
|Bristol||York||£132.9||4 Hr 25 Min|
Bus a Cheaper Alternative to Travel to York
One can even travel from Leeds to York by taking a bus. The journey by bus from Leeds to York is very short, taking between 40 minutes to just over an hour. The major bus provider on this route is Yorkshire Coastliner along with other providers such as National Express. All the Leeds to York bus are direct involves no change. Also, buses are often cheaper alternative than Leeds York train, with prices a way cheaper than train.