There are 4 ways to get from Hartlepool to Leeds by bus, train, night bus 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

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartlepool to Leeds National Express

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Hartlepool to Thornaby
  2. Take the train from Thornaby to Leeds

$35 - $53

Bus, night bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartlepool, Grand Hotel Stand K (Swainson Street) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 1 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Middlesbrough, Broadcasting House Stand 33 to Leeds City Centre, York Street (Leeds City Bus Station) M12 / ...

$26 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Hartlepool to Leeds 76 miles

$16 - $24

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

National Express operates a bus from Hartlepool to Leeds once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hartlepool to Leeds via Thornaby in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach Hartlepool
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hartlepool, Grand Hotel Stand K (Swainson Street) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach on Teesside
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hartlepool, Grand Hotel Stand K (Swainson Street) to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Middlesbrough, Broadcasting House Stand 33 to Leeds City Centre, York Street (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hartlepool and Leeds is 101 km. The road distance is 122 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hartlepool to Leeds is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Hartlepool to Leeds is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £11 - £17.

No, there is no direct train from Hartlepool to Leeds. However, there are services departing from Hartlepool and arriving at Leeds via Thornaby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hartlepool and arriving at Leeds. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

The bus from Hartlepool to Leeds takes 2 h 5 min including transfers and departs once daily.