There are 7 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to York by plane, train, subway, bus, night bus 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

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. LHR - LBA

$71 - $230

Cheapest option

Tube, train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Piccadilly

$36 - $157

5 alternative options

Fly to Manchester, train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. LHR - MAN

$95 - $286

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. LHR - NCL

$89 - $352

Bus, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. OXF|the airline

$99 - $156

Night bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. National Express

$65 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. 211.6 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and York, England?

There is no direct connection from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to York. However, you can fly to Leeds Bradford, take the walk to Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport), take the line 757 bus to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel), take the walk to Leeds, then take the train to York. Alternatively, you can fly to Manchester, take the walk to Manchester Airport, then take the train to York.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
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 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Oxford to York
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$19 - $30
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$60 - $95
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Grand Central
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and York is 280 km. The road distance is 339 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to York is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to York is to fly and train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs £50 - £180.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at York. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to York, including transfers.