Edinburgh to Leeds

If you’re travelling from Edinburgh to Leeds, it pays to book your train tickets well in advance to take advantage of the cheapest tickets for the Edinburgh to Leeds route. Buying your Edinburgh to Leeds train tickets a few weeks in advance will almost certainly be cheaper than buying tickets just a few days before, or on the day itself, when availability of the cheapest tickets for the journey is likely to be more limited. And before you go, take a look at our destination guides to Edinburgh and Leeds to help you make the most of your time while you’re there.

Edinburgh (EDB)
to Leeds (LDS)

Thursday 19 May 2022
Journey planner results
Departs Dep Arrives Arr Duration Dur Changes Chg Status Status
23:34 07:10 Plat 2 07h 36m 3
Cancelled Details

Caledonian Sleeper Trains -

All fares shown include seating accommodation ONLY. Reservations are compulsory and travel cannot be guaranteed if reservations are not made in advance. For further information and to make bookings for fares that include Sleeper Berth accommodation, please visit http://sleeper.scot or telephone 0330 060 0500.

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 23:34

Leg summary
23:34 00:09 Plat 2 00h 35m On time

ScotRail from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 00:27

Leg summary
00:27 Plat 1 04:31 Plat 4 04h 04m On time

Caledonian Sleeper from Falkirk Grahamston to Preston (Lancs)

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 05:09

Leg summary
05:09 05:54 00h 45m On time

Northern from Preston (Lancs) to Manchester Oxford Road

Cancelled This service has been cancelled

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06:01 07:10 01h 09m Cancelled

TransPennine Express from Manchester Oxford Road to Leeds

23:34 07:30 Plat 2 07h 56m 2
On time Details

Caledonian Sleeper Trains -

All fares shown include seating accommodation ONLY. Reservations are compulsory and travel cannot be guaranteed if reservations are not made in advance. For further information and to make bookings for fares that include Sleeper Berth accommodation, please visit http://sleeper.scot or telephone 0330 060 0500.

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 23:34

Leg summary
23:34 00:09 Plat 2 00h 35m On time

ScotRail from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 00:27

Leg summary
00:27 Plat 1 04:31 Plat 4 04h 04m On time

Caledonian Sleeper from Falkirk Grahamston to Preston (Lancs)

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 05:45

Leg summary
05:45 07:30 01h 45m On time

Northern from Preston (Lancs) to Leeds

23:45 08:41 08h 56m 3
On time Details

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 23:45

Leg summary
23:45 00:37 00h 52m On time

ScotRail from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 00:47

Leg summary
00:47 00:52 00h 05m On time

from Glasgow Queen Street to Glasgow Central

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 04:28

Leg summary
04:28 06:35 02h 07m On time

Avanti West Coast from Glasgow Central to Lancaster

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 06:48

Leg summary
06:48 08:41 01h 53m On time

Northern from Lancaster to Leeds

Friday 20 May 2022
06:06 09:08 03h 02m 0
On time Details

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 06:06

Leg summary
06:06 09:08 03h 02m On time

CrossCountry from Edinburgh to Leeds

06:26 09:40 03h 14m 1
On time Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 06:26

Leg summary
06:26 08:57 02h 31m On time

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to York

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 09:08

Leg summary
09:08 09:40 00h 32m On time

Northern from York to Leeds

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Edinburgh to Leeds

Average travel time
3h 59m

Edinburgh to Leeds

Distance
163 miles

Edinburgh to Leeds

First LNER train
21:00
Last LNER train
21:00

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 1 trains per day.