There are 5 ways to get from Leeds to Shipley by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Shipley

$4 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Wellington Street (Wellington House) to Windhill, Leeds Rd Thackley Old Road (Windhill Green Medical Centre) 60 / ...

$2 - $9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds to Shipley 12.4 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Shipley 12.4 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Leeds to Shipley 12.4 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Leeds, England and Shipley, Bradford, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Leeds to Shipley every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 11 min. Virgin Trains East Coast also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, Keighley & District operates a bus from Leeds to Shipley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 42 min. National Express also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Wellington Street (Wellington House) to Windhill, Leeds Rd Thackley Old Road (Windhill Green Medical Centre)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leeds to Shipley
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$25 - $40
uberX
$25 - $40
UberEXEC
$30 - $45
uberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi from Leeds to Shipley
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leeds to Shipley?

The distance between Leeds and Shipley is 15 km. The road distance is 20 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leeds to Shipley?

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Shipley is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Leeds to Shipley?

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Shipley is to train which takes 11 min and costs £3 - £12.

Is there a direct train between Leeds and Shipley?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leeds and arriving at Shipley. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

Is there a direct bus between Leeds and Shipley?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leeds City Centre, Wellington Street (Wellington House) and arriving at Windhill, Leeds Rd Thackley Old Road (Windhill Green Medical Centre). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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

The train from Leeds to Shipley takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.