There are 6 ways to get from Leeds to Milton Keynes by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express

$20 - $26

5 alternative options

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Milton Keynes Central

$99 - $156

Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wolverton

$88 - $131

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Milton Keynes 148.3 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Manchester, fly, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central

$137 - $380

Fly from Leeds Bradford, Tube, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Euston Square Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central

$109 - $284

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Milton Keynes is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Milton Keynes is to drive which costs £24 - £35 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds station to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and arriving at Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point L4) via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Milton Keynes Central via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Leeds and Milton Keynes is 126 miles. The road distance is 148.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Milton Keynes without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 11 min and costs £15 - £20.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Leeds to Milton Keynes, including transfers.

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Leeds to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Milton Keynes.
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  • Distance: 126.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 11 min

What companies run services between Leeds, England and Milton Keynes, England?

National Express operates a bus from Leeds to Milton Keynes every 2 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leeds to Milton Keynes via Manchester Piccadilly in around 3 h 12 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
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
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wolverton
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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