There are 6 ways to get from Leeds to York by train, bus, night train, taxi, car or rideshare

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  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to York

$11 - $50

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  49 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Leeds to York 26.3 miles

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to York, Blossom Street (Odeon Building) 840 / ...

$7 - $11

Night train  •  22 min

  1. Take the night train from Leeds to York

$11 - $16

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds to York 24.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to York 24.3 miles

$5 - $8

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Leeds to York every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 21 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Yorkshire Coastliner operates a bus from Leeds to York every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 42 min. National Express also services this route 4 times a day.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Bus operators
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to York, Blossom Street (Odeon Building)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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 York?

The distance between Leeds and York is 35 km. The road distance is 39 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to York is to rideshare which costs £3 - £5 and takes 49 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Leeds to York is to train which takes 21 min and costs £8 - £35.

Is there a direct train between Leeds and York?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leeds and arriving at York. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

Is there a direct bus between Leeds and York?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and arriving at York, Blossom Street (Odeon Building). Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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

The train from Leeds to York takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.