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East Coast operates a direct service twice an hour at 05 and 40 from Leeds to London Kings Cross, taking approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes journey time. Alternatively, there is an indirect route calling at Leeds station at 13.12 and 14.12 changing at York via Transpennine Express, lasting the same journey time.
First-class passengers on East Coast can have an array of hot meals served to their seats while standard class have the choice of a range of sandwiches, snacks and breakfast options.
Transpennine Express catering service offers food to their passengers between 7am and 7pm.*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
The average journey time between Leeds and London Kings Cross is 2 hours 24 minutes. The fastest journey time is 2 hours 13 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 72 trains per day travelling from Leeds to London Kings Cross. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Leeds to London Kings Cross without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Leeds to London Kings Cross.
The first train from Leeds to London Kings Cross departs at . The last train from Leeds to London Kings Cross departs at . No sleeper services are available. There may also be less services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
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