There are 4 ways to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham by bus, train, car or towncar

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Line 757 bus, train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel) 757
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Durham

$25 - $85

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Line 747 bus, bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 6 (Cambridge Street) 747
  2. Take the bus from Harrogate to Durham National Express

$14 - $18

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham 77.2 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take a town car from Leeds Bradford Airport to Durham 77.2 miles

$190 - $270

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham. However, there are services departing from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) and arriving at Durham via Harrogate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) and Durham is 63 miles. The road distance is 77.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham without a car is to line 757 bus and train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham, including transfers.

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Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham bus services, operated by Yorkshire Tiger, depart from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) station.

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Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Durham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham is 77 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham.

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There are 539+ hotels available in Durham. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham.
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  • Distance: 63.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

What companies run services between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA), England and Durham, England?

You can take a bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Durham via Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 6 (Cambridge Street) and Harrogate in around 3 h 16 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Yorkshire Tiger
Phone
0344 800 4411
Email
hello@yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Website
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 6 (Cambridge Street)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Harrogate to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Leeds Bradford Airport to Durham
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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