Leeds Transport Guide

Rail

Leeds City Train station is one of the busiest outside London and the hub of West Yorkshire transport. For further information go to www.nationalrail.co.uk or www.traveline.org.uk.

Leeds Station, New Station Street (just off City Square) LS1 4DY

Station enquiries 08457 11 41 41

bus

Leeds city bus station is located on York Street. You can find all information including bus timetables at West Yorkshire Metro's website.

Leeds City Bus Station, York Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS2 7HU

freecitybus

Once in the city centre there is a free city bus (called the freecitybus – very original). The bus runs every few minutes  between 6:30am and  7:30pm Monday – Saturday, connecting the railway and bus stations (York Street) with the city centre and universities.

For all local travel in and around Leeds go to www.wymetro.com - the oracle of all local bus and train services.

Taxis

Get these numbers in your phone:

Streamline telecabs 0113 2443322

Royal Cars 0113 2305000

Amber Cars 0113 2311511

Blue Line Taxis 0113 231 0310

City Cabs 0113 2469999

Speedline Taxis 0113 244 1444

nightlife

nightlife

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eating out

eating out

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Hotels

Hotels

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Leeds Attractions

Leeds Attractions

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shopping

shopping

As one of the UK’s most style-conscious cities, Leeds certainly deserves its reputation as ‘The Knightsbridge of the North’. People do say this, honestly. So it’s no wonder that the city’s shopping scene reflects this reputation – with five miles of shopping stree…

transport

transport

Rail Leeds City Train station is one of the busiest outside London and the hub of West Yorkshire transport. For further information go to www.nationalrail.co.uk or www.traveline.org.uk. Leeds Station, New Station Street (just off City Square) LS1 4DY Station enquiries 08457 11 41 41