There are 4 ways to get from Leeds to Thirsk by train, bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Thirsk

$29 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds to Thirsk National Express

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds to Thirsk 40.4 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Thirsk 40.4 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The distance between Leeds and Thirsk is 50 km. The road distance is 65 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Thirsk is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Thirsk is to train which takes 43 min and costs £21 - £29.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leeds and arriving at Thirsk. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

It takes approximately 43 min to get from Leeds to Thirsk, including transfers.

What companies run services between Leeds, England and Thirsk, England?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Leeds to Thirsk hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Leeds to Thirsk once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Leeds to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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