Gatwick Airport to Leeds by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Leeds by train
Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Leeds take around 3 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 308 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Leeds.
1. Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Leeds?
Journeys between Gatwick Airport and Leeds usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 83 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to Leeds 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 119 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Gatwick Airport to Leeds?
The Gatwick Airport to Leeds train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Gatwick Airport to Leeds train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Leeds is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:21 and the last train is around 23:35.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 04:21, and the last at 00:42.
What's the Gatwick Airport to Leeds train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Gatwick Airport to Leeds are $38.47.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $41 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $39. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Gatwick Airport to Leeds 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 Gatwick Airport to Leeds by train.
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Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Leeds?
More than one train company operates on the route from Gatwick Airport to Leeds, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- East Midlands Trains
- Gatwick Express
- Great Western Railway
- London North Eastern Railway
- London Underground
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Leeds to Gatwick Airport by train