York to Leeds

The 20-mile train journey from York to Leeds crosses some of Yorkshire’s most inspiring landscapes, and links two of northern England’s great cities: York, the ancient Viking capital and globally-renowned seat of learning and religion, and Leeds, the commercial hub that has built a successful modern economy on its mighty industrial foundations. There are a wide variety of cheap rail fares to choose from, and trains between York and Leeds are both regular and fast. So if you’re looking for cheap train tickets from York to Leeds, let LNER make your journey go a little smoother.

Upcoming direct journeys for York to Leeds

Tuesday 26 October 2021

Trains between Sunderland and Middlesbrough / Eaglescliffe may be delayed or amended. More information can be found in Latest Travel News.

Lines have now reopened following a fault with the signalling system at Ladybank. However, whilst service recovers, trains may still be delayed or revised.

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
19:44 Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) 10
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 19:44

CrossCountry from Edinburgh to Bristol Temple Meads

19:49 Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) 3
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 19:49

TransPennine Express from Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street

20:08 Leeds (LDS) 7
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:08

Northern from York to Leeds

20:11 Burley Park (BUY) 8
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:11

Northern from York to Burley Park

20:19 Manchester Victoria (MCV) 3
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:19

TransPennine Express from Redcar Central to Manchester Victoria

20:23 Blackpool North (BPN) 10
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:23

Northern from York to Blackpool North

20:44 Birmingham New Street (BHM) 5
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:44

CrossCountry from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street

21:05 Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) 9
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 21:05

TransPennine Express from Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street

21:09 Leeds (LDS) 7
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 21:09

Northern from York to Leeds

21:11 Burley Park (BUY) 8
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 21:11

Northern from York to Burley Park

21:23 Blackpool North (BPN) 6
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 21:23

Northern from York to Blackpool North

21:30 Manchester Airport (MIA) 4
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 21:30

TransPennine Express from Scarborough to Manchester Airport

22:11 Burley Park (BUY) 8
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 22:11

Northern from York to Burley Park

22:19 Blackburn (BBN) 6
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 22:19

Northern from York to Blackburn

22:28 Manchester Airport (MIA) 4
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 22:28

TransPennine Express from Scarborough to Manchester Airport

22:44 Burley Park (BUY) 9
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 22:44

Northern from York to Burley Park

23:22 Leeds (LDS) 7
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 23:22

Northern from York to Leeds

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York to Leeds

Average travel time
0h 30m

York to Leeds

Distance
22 miles

York to Leeds

First LNER train
00:16
Last LNER train
00:16

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 1 trains per day.