There are 5 ways to get from Burnley to Leeds by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Leeds

$13 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 592 bus, bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 592 bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) 592
  2. Take the bus from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, King Street (Bank of England) 508 / ...

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus, line 60 bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) M4
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, King Street (Bank of England) 60

$11 - $14

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burnley to Leeds 36.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Burnley to Leeds 36.5 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Burnley to Leeds is to line 592 bus and bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burnley to Leeds is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burnley station to Leeds. However, there are services departing from Burnley, Bus Station and arriving at Leeds City Centre, King Street (Bank of England) via Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Burnley Manchester Road and arriving at Leeds. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Burnley and Leeds is 29 miles. The road distance is 36.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Burnley to Leeds without a car is to train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £10 - £15.

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The train from Burnley Manchester Road to Leeds takes 1 h 16 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Burnley to Leeds bus services, operated by Burnley & Pendle, arrive at Burnley, Bus Station.

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Burnley to Leeds train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Burnley Manchester Road station.

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The best way to get from Burnley to Leeds is to train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £10 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus and line 60 bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Burnley to Leeds.
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  • Distance: 28.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between Burnley, England and Leeds, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Burnley to Leeds hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burnley to Leeds via Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) in around 2 h 52 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Transdev Burnley & Pendl
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, King Street (Bank of England)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, King Street (Bank of England)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, Whitehall Road (Novotel Hotel)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Burnley to Leeds
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Burnley to Leeds bus services, operated by Keighley & District, arrive at Leeds City Centre, King Street (Bank of England) station.

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Burnley to Leeds train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Leeds station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burnley to Leeds is 36 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Burnley to Leeds.

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