Leeds to Penrith by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:49
  • Last train
    23:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 32m

Travelling from Leeds to Penrith by train

Fast trains from Leeds to Penrith take around 2 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 125 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leeds and Penrith.

Are there direct trains from Leeds to Penrith?

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

We usually find around 46 departures on the route from Leeds to Penrith 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 49 departures.

How long is the train journey from Leeds to Penrith?

The Leeds to Penrith train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Leeds to Penrith train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Penrith is usually scheduled to depart Leeds around 04:49 and the last train is around 23:19. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leeds around 04:49, and the last at 23:44.

When to book Leeds to Penrith 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 Penrith by train.

Which train companies operate between Leeds and Penrith?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • 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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