Travel from Leeds to Scotland

Train, bus or fly from Leeds to Scotland?

You can take a train from Leeds to Glasgow via Edinburgh in around 3 h 57 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Leeds to Glasgow twice daily. Tickets cost $23 - $29 and the journey takes 6 h 10 min.

How to get from Leeds to Scotland

ModeDurationPrice
From Leeds train to Edinburgh then train to Glasgow Queen Street.3 h 57 min£107
From Leeds train to Glasgow Central.4 h 4 min£110
From Leeds bus to Glasgow.6 h 10 min£20
From Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) bus to Shudehill Interchange then bus to Buchanan Bus Station.6 h 10 min£56
From Leeds drive to Glasgow.3 h 46 min£41
From Leeds City Centre, Station Interchange (Leeds Railway Station Interchange) line 757 bus to Leeds Bradford airport, fly to Aberdeen airport, then line 727 bus to Aberdeen.3 h 27 min£99
From Leeds train to Manchester airport, fly to Edinburgh airport, then tram to Edinburgh.3 h 54 min£82
From Leeds train to Darlington, train to Middleton St George, High Stell (The Havelock Arms), line 12 bus to Durham airport, fly to Aberdeen airport, then line 727 bus to Aberdeen.4 h 37 min£161

How long does it take to get from Leeds to Scotland?

It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Leeds to Scotland, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Leeds and Scotland?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leeds and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 4 h 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Leeds and Scotland?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leeds and arriving at Glasgow. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

Operators from Leeds to Scotland

OperatorPhoneWebsite
CrossCountry0344 736 9123CrossCountry
ScotRail+44 344 811 0141ScotRail
National Express+44 08717 818178National Express
Megabus UK0871 266 3333Megabus UK
Yorkshire Tiger0344 800 4411Yorkshire Tiger
Eastern AirwaysEastern Airways
Stagecoach UKStagecoach UK
TransPennine Express+44 345 600 1671TransPennine Express
FlybeFlybe
Edinburgh Trams0131 475 0177Edinburgh Trams
Northern RailNorthern Rail
Arriva North East0344 800 4411Arriva North East
LoganairLoganair