There are 9 ways to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by plane, train, subway, 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.

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Fly Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR

$60 - $185

Cheapest option

Bus via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...

$31 - $39

7 alternative options

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

$88 - $281

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR

$111 - $368

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

$130 - $391

Train, Tube  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station Piccadilly

$38 - $56

Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...

$65 - $80

Train, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Sheffield
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Heathrow Central Bus Station 240

$73 - $121

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 197.8 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to bus which costs £23 - £30 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to fly which costs £45 - £150 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Leeds and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 168 miles. The road distance is 197.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street station and arriving at London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Leeds, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

British Airways flies from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 in around 4 h 51 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nationalexpress.com

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