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Duration 1h 55m
Distance 119.7 miles
Average price £120
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leeds and Birmingham takes 1h 55m and the fastest train takes 1h 47m. There is a train service every few hours from Leeds to Birmingham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Leeds
  2. Birmingham
1h 54m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£55 - £180

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leeds and arriving at Birmingham New Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 54m.

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The distance between Leeds and Birmingham is 93 miles. The road distance is 119.7 miles.

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Leeds to Birmingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Leeds station.

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Leeds to Birmingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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What companies run services between Leeds and Birmingham?

CrossCountry operates a train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street hourly. Tickets cost £55 - £180 and the journey takes 1h 54m.
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