Save on Your Train Tickets to Leeds with Split Ticketing

Get cheap tickets to Leeds by splitting your ticket.

Split ticketing involves splitting your fare into multiple tickets to cover separate parts of the journey whilst traveling on exactly the same train.

Use our ticket search to find hidden split ticket fares. The average saving for these is 30% but you could save up to 70%!

On top of that you’ll pay NO booking or card fees when booking with us. We just take a small percentage of the saving.


Examples of the savings that can be made when buying cheap train tickets to Leeds with SplitMyFare:

London Kings Cross to Leeds

Standard Fare: £124.50

SplitMyFare: £103.50

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £21


Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds

Standard Fare: £18.10

SplitMyFare: £16.40

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £1.70


Birmingham New Street to Leeds

Standard Fare: £53

SplitMyFare: £45.10

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £7.90



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"Leeds struts across England's urban stage like John Travolta in Saturday Night Fever, oozing the confidence that befits the favourite child of the New Urban Revolution” Lonely Planet


Why Visit Leeds by Rail?

We'll tell you where to split your ticket to Leeds in order to make big savings and we provide an easy way to buy your split ticket. You'll split your journey into separate tickets but travel on exactly the same train.

Tell us which station you want to go to and in no time you could be enjoying the scenery and vibrancy of Leeds with the Brownlee brothers (Well you never know). You might want to take in a match at Elland Road, enjoy an interesting visit to The Royal Armouries or watch a play at City Varieties Music Hall. Leeds is a great destination with some of the UK's best attractions, ideal for families and groups of friends; it's great for young people with lots of students living in the area.

We recommend a nice walk at Roundhay Park. Outside of London, Leeds is also one of the best places to go shopping

Train Fact: Leeds station is the busiest in the UK outside of central London, with over 900 trains and 100,000 passengers per day.

Leeds is one of the fastest growing cities in the UK. The city is known for its architecturally daring shopping malls and lively nightlife. Many people come here to indulge in the city’s shopping and social scene. For tourists, Leeds has the Royal Armouries Museum and Kirkstall Abbey. The main railway station has direct links to the Yorkshire Dales, Manchester and York amongst others. There are regular trains coming from London King's Cross railway station every day, meaning Leeds can make for an excellent base on a visit to the UK.

The Royal Armouries is one of the best museums in the UK and was originally built in 1996 to house weapons and armouries from the Tower of London. With exhibits that include armours used for fencing, jousting and even Indian elephants, the Royal Armouries makes for a great visit. To get here, simply take the free ferry from Granary Wharf, at the southern entrance of the Leeds railway station.

Kirkstall Abbey is another popular attraction in Leeds. This medieval cathedral was built in 1152 by the Cistercian monks and is Leeds’ most impressive medieval structure. The weekend food market and pop-up events are held outside the Abbey from April to November. The Abbey House Museum is also worth a visit. It contains beautifully reconstructed shops and houses as well as exhibitions for children.

The Leeds Art Gallery is a major art gallery in the city that features 19th to 20th century British art collections as well as contemporary pieces. Other attractions to check out in Leeds include the Henry Moore Institute, Thornton's Arcade, and the Leeds Industrial Museum, one of the largest textile mills in the world that has been converted into a museum that tells the story of Leeds’ industrial past.

How to find the cheapest train tickets to Leeds

If you’re looking for cheap train tickets to Leeds there are may ways to save money so you can explore Leeds. It may be that you’re getting a train to Leeds for a weekend with friends or with work, whatever the reason our journey planner will help you in getting the cheapest available tickets for your trip. Using the journey planner, you can save money travelling to Leeds and use that in the shops or at a restaurant.

Some of the biggest savings can be had by searching for split tickets as described above. Another way to save money on train tickets to Leeds is by buying an Advance ticket. Advance tickets are usually available from 12 weeks before the date of travel, so it is generally the case that the earlier you book your ticket within this timeframe the cheaper it will be. So if you’re coming to Leeds to catch a flight or for some sightseeing, look out for the advance ticket type when you search for your ticket. The longer you wait to buy your ticket the more the price can go up so try to book as quick as you’re able, advance tickets are not normally available on the day of travel, so try not to book on the day.

You can save even more on your train tickets by using a railcard for your journey to Leeds. If you’re a regular traveller this is particular useful as buying an eligible railcard can save you 1/3 off the price of all of your future tickets.