Leeds to Watford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:05
  • Last train
    21:11
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 54m

Travelling from Leeds to Watford by train

Fast trains from Leeds to Watford take around 2 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 251 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leeds and Watford.

Are there direct trains from Leeds to Watford?

Journeys between Leeds and Watford usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 47 departures on the route from Leeds to Watford every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 57 departures.

How long is the train journey from Leeds to Watford?

The Leeds to Watford train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Leeds to Watford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Watford is usually scheduled to depart Leeds around 05:05 and the last train is around 21:11. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Leeds to Watford train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Leeds to Watford by train.

Which train companies operate between Leeds and Watford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Leeds to Watford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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