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Trains Cardiff to Leeds: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much does it cost to get from Cardiff to Leeds by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Cardiff to Leeds cost 597.31 RM. On average, you can expect to spend around 741.40 RM for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Cardiff to Leeds.

Cardiff to Leeds by train

Best price 597.31 RM
Journey duration 1 h 7 min
Connections per day 97
First departure 12:06
Last departure 00:16
Distance 280 km
Departure Cardiff
Arrival Leeds
Carriers Nationalrail, Transport For Wales, Great Western Railway, Cross country, TransPennine Express, Northern rail

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How long does the journey from Cardiff to Leeds take by train?

The journey between Cardiff and Leeds runs for about 281 km and usually takes approximately 1 h 7 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 2 min. If you are trying to get from Cardiff to Leeds as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do departures from Cardiff to Leeds leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Cardiff to Leeds, which usually leaves at 12:06. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 00:16. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the Cardiff to Leeds route?

You will be able to leave Cardiff by using stations such as Cross Gates, Манчестер Victoria, Leeds Railway Station, Миклфилд, Bristol Parkway, Pye Corner Railway Station, Cardiff Central, Manchester Piccadilly, Rogerstone and Bridgend. These connect you to stations including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria, Leeds Railway Station, Кардифф Central, Barry, Cross Gates, Micklefield, Llanishen, East Garforth and Pye Corner Railway Station in Leeds. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Cardiff or in Leeds, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Cardiff leave for Leeds?

You will be able to travel from Cardiff to Leeds using companies such as Nationalrail, Transport For Wales, Great Western Railway, Cross country, TransPennine Express and Northern rail. Combined, these providers offer an average of 97 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 131 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Cardiff to Leeds using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 97 direct connections from Cardiff to Leeds each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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