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There are 10 ways to get from Leeds to Tours by train, bus, night bus, car, car ferry, car train 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.

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Train  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to St Pierre Des Corps Tgv

126€ - 389€

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Bus, night bus  •  18h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M12
  2. Take the night bus from London to Paris, Paris
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Tours 733 / ...

47€ - 106€

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Bus  •  19h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Gallieni 450
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Tours 290 / ...

134€ - 198€

Drive, car ferry  •  11h

  1. Drive from Leeds to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Tours

103€ - 208€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 26m

  1. Drive from Leeds to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Tours

252€ - 308€

Fly Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG, train  •  6h 42m

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Paris CDG (CDG) LBA - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps

76€ - 321€

Train to Manchester, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Paris CDG (CDG) MAN - CDG
  3. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps

79€ - 257€

Train to Manchester, fly to Nantes, train  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Nantes (NTE) MAN - NTE
  3. Take the train from Gare de Nantes to Gare de Tours

82€ - 243€

Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Tours St Symphorien  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Tours St Symphorien (TUF) STN - TUF

79€ - 203€

Train to Manchester, fly to Poitiers, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Poitiers (PIS) MAN - PIS
  3. Take the train from Poitiers to St Pierre Des Corps

101€ - 463€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Tours is to bus and night bus which costs £40 - £95 and takes 18h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Tours is to fly and train which costs £65 - £290 and takes 6h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds station to Tours. However, there are services departing from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and arriving at Tours via London and Paris, Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 12m.

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The distance between Leeds and Tours is 456 miles.

The best way to get from Leeds to Tours without a car is to train which takes 7h 32m and costs £110 - £350.

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It takes approximately 7h 32m to get from Leeds to Tours, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Leeds to Tours is to train which takes 7h 32m and costs £110 - £350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £110 - £180 and takes 19h 12m.

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The quickest flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Leeds to Tours bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Tours station.

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Tours.
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  • Distance: 455.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 32m

What companies run services between Leeds, England and Tours, France?

You can take a train from Leeds to Tours via London Kings Cross, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame, Saint-Michel, Gare Montparnasse, and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 in around 7h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds Coach Station to Tours via London Victoria Coach Station, London, and Paris, Gallieni in around 19h 12m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 350€
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 330€
Flights from Manchester to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Flights from Manchester to Nantes via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 350€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 490€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 330€
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
65€ - 330€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
700€ - 4300€
Flights from Manchester to Nantes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 500€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
Flights from London Stansted to Tours St Symphorien
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
18€ - 190€
Flights from Manchester to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 410€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 450€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 420€
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
18€ - 26€
1st Class
35€ - 55€
Train from Leeds to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
11€ - 17€
1st Class
28€ - 40€
Grand Central
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
60€ - 80€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Poitiers to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
21€ - 26€
1st Class
37€ - 40€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
149€
Website
eurotunnel.com
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 35€
1st Class
50€ - 85€
Train from Gare de Nantes to Gare de Tours
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
15€ - 24€
1st Class
35€ - 60€
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
9€ - 14€
Off-Peak Day Single
16€ - 24€
Anytime Day Single
19€ - 27€
CrossCountry
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
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National Express
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from London to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Tours
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Eurolines FR
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Tours
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Tours
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 70€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
22€ - 29€
Reclining Seat
29€
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
13€
2-bed inside cabin
45€ - 70€

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Tours is 1h ahead of Leeds. It is currently 7:37 AM in Leeds and 8:37 AM in Tours.

Jet2.com, KLM and Air France offer flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 707+ hotels available in Tours. Prices start at 65€ per night.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Leeds Bradford Airport is to line 757 bus which takes 35m and costs .

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