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There are 7 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Leeds by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds

$97 - $146

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Bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express

$18 - $26

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Train CrossCountry  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leeds

$80 - $151

Bus, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Leicester, Station Street X7
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Leeds

$46 - $92

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Leeds 147.5 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly to Manchester  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds

$135 - $379

Train, subway, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Take the subway from Euston Square station to Paddington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  4. Take the train from Apperley Bridge to Leeds

$106 - $279

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The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Leeds is to bus which costs £13 - £20 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Leeds is to drive which costs £24 - £35 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Leeds station. However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point and arriving at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milton Keynes to Leeds. However, there are services departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Leeds via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

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The distance between Milton Keynes and Leeds is 126 miles. The road distance is 147.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Leeds without a car is to train which takes 3 h 6 min and costs £70 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Milton Keynes to Leeds, including transfers.

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Milton Keynes to Leeds bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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Milton Keynes to Leeds train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Milton Keynes Central station.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Leeds is to train which takes 3 h 6 min and costs £70 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £20 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Milton Keynes to Leeds.
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  • Distance: 126.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

What companies run services between Milton Keynes, England and Leeds, England?

You can take a train from Milton Keynes to Leeds via Manchester Piccadilly in around 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Milton Keynes to Leeds every 2 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Single
$18 - $26
Train from Nottingham to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Apperley Bridge to Leeds
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Leicester, Station Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Milton Keynes to Leeds train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Leeds station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milton Keynes to Leeds is 148 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Milton Keynes to Leeds.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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