Inverness to Leeds by train

  • First train
    04:53
  • Last train
    21:33
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 31m
  • Distance
    443 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 11m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Inverness to Leeds by train

Fast trains from Inverness to Leeds take around 6 hours and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 443 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Inverness and Leeds.

1. Are there direct trains from Inverness to Leeds?

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

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Inverness to Leeds every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Inverness to Leeds?

The Inverness to Leeds train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Inverness to Leeds train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Leeds is usually scheduled to depart Inverness around 04:53 and the last train is around 21:33. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Inverness 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 Inverness to Leeds by train.

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Which train companies operate between Inverness and Leeds?

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

  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • TransPennine Express

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 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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