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Bournemouth to Leeds by train

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    23:12
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr
  • Distance
    342 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    44
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 58m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bournemouth to Leeds by train

Fast trains from Bournemouth to Leeds take around 5 hours, covering a distance of approximately 342 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bournemouth and Leeds.

1. Are there direct trains from Bournemouth to Leeds?

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

We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Bournemouth to Leeds every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 43 departures.

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

The Bournemouth to Leeds train travel time is normally about 5 hours, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Leeds is usually scheduled to depart Bournemouth around 05:15 and the last train is around 23:12. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bournemouth around 05:42, and the last at 23:12.

When to book Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth to Leeds by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bournemouth and Leeds?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Leeds to Bournemouth by train

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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.