There are 6 ways to get from Leeds to Elland by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, line 503 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Huddersfield
  2. Take the line 503 bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) to Elland Riorges Link (CO-OP Supermaket) 503

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 508 bus, line 503 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 508 bus from Leeds City Centre, Wellington Street (Wellington House) to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) 508
  2. Take the line 503 bus from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) to Elland, Victoria Rd Burley Street (Church) 501 / ...

$6 - $7

4 alternative options

Line 202 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 202 bus from Leeds City Centre, Neville Street (Hilton Hotel - Dark Arches) to Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) 202 / ...

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds to Elland 19.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Elland 19.5 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Leeds to Elland 19.5 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Elland is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Elland is to taxi which costs £55 - £65 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds to Elland. However, there are services departing from Leeds City Centre, Wellington Street (Wellington House) and arriving at Elland, Victoria Rd Burley Street (Church) via Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Leeds and Elland is 14 miles. The road distance is 19.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Elland without a car is to train and line 503 bus which takes 52 min and costs £7 - £11.

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Leeds to Elland, including transfers.

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Leeds to Elland bus services, operated by First, depart from Leeds City Centre, Wellington Street (Wellington House) station.

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Leeds to Elland bus services, operated by First, arrive at Elland, Victoria Rd Burley Street (Church) station.

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Elland.
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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

You can take a bus from Leeds to Elland via Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) to Elland Riorges Link (CO-OP Supermaket)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Wellington Street (Wellington House) to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) to Elland, Victoria Rd Burley Street (Church)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Neville Street (Hilton Hotel - Dark Arches) to Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leeds to Elland
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $55
UberX
$35 - $55
Exec
$45 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $75
Taxi from Leeds to Elland
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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