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Duration 3h 54m
Distance 192.3 miles
Average price £132
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leeds and Essex takes 3h 54m and the fastest train takes 3h 24m. There is a train service every few hours from Leeds to Essex. 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. London Liverpool Street
  3. Essex
4h 2m
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£44 - £231

Leeds to Essex train times

Trains run hourly between Leeds and Essex. The earliest departure is at 06:05 in the morning, and the last departure from Leeds is at 20:45 which arrives into Essex at 07:09. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Essex. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at White Notley via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 2m.

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The distance between Leeds and Essex is 163 miles. The road distance is 192.3 miles.

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Leeds to Essex train services, operated by LNER, depart from Leeds station.

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Leeds to Essex train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at White Notley station.

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There are 235+ hotels available in Essex. Prices start at £75 per night.

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