Cheap Bus Tickets to Leeds

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Buses to Leeds

Leeds is very well connected to most corners of the UK by a network of buses operated by National Express, Megabus and Gorilla Buses. Bus services from London are frequent, departing every hour or so and taking around 4-5 hours to reach Leeds. There are regular buses to Leeds from most major towns and cities in the UK, with a particularly fast and frequent service running from the nearby cities of Manchester, Sheffield, Liverpool and York. Megabus and National Express (in conjunction with Eurolines) also operate an international service to Leeds via London from various destinations in France, Spain, Germany and the Netherlands.


Main Companies and Routes for Buses to Leeds

Bus Company Route Price
national express
  • From £3
  • From £5
  • From £20

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Local Time 05:55
Sterling £
Population 455,100
Region Yorkshire and the Humber

How expensive is Leeds?

An Average Meal

An average meal in a restaurant in Leeds costs 16.5% more than in the rest of the country.


Prices in Leeds are on average 4.1% higher than in the other cities in the United Kingdom.

Public Transport

Public transport in Leeds costs around 18.9% more than the national average.

A Night in a Hotel

A night in a hotel in Leeds is about 43.2% less expensive on average than in the rest of the United Kingdom.

Buses to Leeds: Bus Operating Companies & Ticket Information


Which bus companies run buses to Leeds? National Express

When are the first and last buses into Leeds? The first buses into Leeds from Manchester arrive into the capital at 5:15am, while the last buses into Leeds are at around 1:15 a.m. On more local routes, they can run thoughout the night.

Where can you get direct buses to Leeds from?There are numerous direct buses from major cities including London, Birmingham, Manchester and Glasgow, as well as a number of European destinations via London.

Tips for booking cheap buses to Leeds


How far in advance to book buses to Leeds? The best time to book buses to Leeds is 6 weeks before departure.

How much are bus tickets to Leeds? The bus fares to Leeds are based on a first come first serve basis, but cheap bus tickets to Leeds for under £5 can still be bought with less than a week until departure.

Buses to Leeds: Station Information and Travel to the city centre


What are the main bus stations in Leeds? National Express coaches to Leeds terminate at Leeds city coach station, just to the East of Leeds’s central shopping district and just next to Leeds Railway Station.

Buses to Leeds

via Chester, Hunter Street Leeds, Coach Station
duration: 03:15 hrs
first: 12:15
last: 12:15
earliest: 15:30
last: 15:30
  • Chester, Hunter Street
  • Leeds, Coach Station


20/11/2015 12:15 - 15:30 £14.86
via Bath, Dorchester Street Leeds, Coach Station
duration: 08:45 hrs
first: 12:45
last: 12:45
earliest: 21:30
last: 21:30
  • Bath, Dorchester Street
  • Leeds, Coach Station


20/09/2015 12:45 - 21:30 £32.30
via Stoke-on-Trent, Hanley Leeds, Coach Station
duration: 03:10 hrs
first: 11:00
last: 11:00
earliest: 14:10
last: 14:10
  • Stoke-on-Trent, Hanley
  • Leeds, Coach Station


13/11/2015 11:00 - 14:10 £19.44