There are 8 ways to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross

$65 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds to Milton Keynes Coachway National Express
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...

$33 - $41

6 alternative options

Night bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Leeds to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...

$70 - $85

Train, night bus  •  6 h 37 min

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

$75 - $125

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

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

$40 - $65

Fly from Leeds Bradford  •  2 h 49 min

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

$60 - $185

Train to Manchester, fly  •  3 h 16 min

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

$89 - $283

Train to Newcastle, fly  •  4 h

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

$115 - $375

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

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Milton Keynes Coachway in around 5 h 10 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
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
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
$24 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds to Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Leeds to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

The distance between Leeds and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 269 km. The road distance is 317 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to bus which costs £23 - £30 and takes 5 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

The quickest way to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs £45 - £70.

Is there a direct bus between Leeds and London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Leeds and arriving at Heathrow Airport London. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Leeds to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.