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Recommended option

Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Barnsley

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Crown Point, Black Bull Street (*) to Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange X10 / ...

$4 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds to Barnsley 23.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Barnsley 23.2 miles

$5 - $8

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Leeds to Barnsley hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Leeds to Barnsley hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 48 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Leeds to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leeds and Barnsley is 28 km. The road distance is 37 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Barnsley is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Barnsley is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs £60 - £80.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leeds and arriving at Barnsley. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Crown Point, Black Bull Street (*) and arriving at Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

The train from Leeds to Barnsley takes 31 min including transfers and departs hourly.