There are 7 ways to get from Belfast to Leeds by plane, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Belfast City to Leeds Bradford  •  2 h 46 min

  1. BHD - LBA

$44 - $180

6 alternative options

Fly Belfast City to Manchester, train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. BHD - MAN

$61 - $200

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Manchester, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. BFS - MAN

$64 - $175

Car ferry, bus, train  •  9 h 52 min

$88 - $117

Car ferry, train  •  10 h 38 min

$71 - $90

Bus, bus and ferry  •  14 h 41 min

  1. 880
  2. Zap

$49 - $61

Car ferry, drive  •  6 h 34 min

$85 - $115

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Leeds, England?

Flybe flies from Belfast to Leeds 4 times a day.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast City to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Belfast City to Manchester via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $160
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cairnryan to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Leeds City Centre, Corn Exchange (Corn Exchange Bus Point)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$41
Small Car
$174
Car ferry from Belfast to Liverpool Birkenhead
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$41
Small Car
$232

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Belfast and Leeds is 298 km.

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Leeds is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £35 - £50 and takes 14 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Belfast to Leeds is to fly which takes 2 h 46 min and costs £30 - £140.

No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Leeds. However, there are services departing from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Leeds City Centre, Corn Exchange (Corn Exchange Bus Point) via Dublin and Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Belfast to Leeds, including transfers.