Leeds to London Kings Cross

Now you can speed from the 'Knightsbridge of the North' to ... er ... Knightsbridge without paying a luxurious price. Because we can find you a cheap train ticket from Leeds to London for a lot less brass. It takes just two hours from River Aire to River Thames and you'll arrive at the country's other financial centre without your wallet feeling that much lighter.

Upcoming direct journeys for Leeds to London Kings Cross

Thursday 26 May 2022

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
05:05 London Kings Cross (KGX) 8
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

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

London North Eastern Railway from Leeds to London Kings Cross

05:30 London Kings Cross (KGX) 6
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 05:30

London North Eastern Railway from Leeds to London Kings Cross

06:05 London Kings Cross (KGX) 8
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 06:05

London North Eastern Railway from Leeds to London Kings Cross

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Average travel time (2h 22m)

  • The equivalent of a hit West End show.
  • The equivalent of walking from Buckingham Palace to Tower Bridge and back again.

Distance (168 miles)

  • The same as walking around the Waterloo Lake and Roundhay Park loop 51 times
  • It’s about 2414 times as tall as Yorkshire’s tallest building Bridgewater Place
  • It's about two-and-a-half times as wide as The English Channel

Book and travel with confidence

Book and travel with confidence.

  • There's no booking fees, ever!
  • We are maintaining increased cleaning in stations and onboard 
  • Our LNER app allows you to book contactless eTickets and stay up to date with your journey progress, in the palm of your hand.
  • Plans change and that's why our tickets can, too. All changes and refunds are fee-free until 30 September 2022. Find out more on our ticket changes and refunds page.

Leeds to London Kings Cross

Average travel time
2h 16m

Leeds to London Kings Cross

Distance
168 miles

Leeds to London Kings Cross

First LNER train
05:05
Last LNER train
20:45

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 28 trains per day.