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  • First Direct Arena, Leeds

    Getting to Leeds First Direct Arena using public transport.

    First Direct Arena in LeedsLeeds's brand new First Direct Arena (opens in a new window) is situated on Clay Pit Lane in the Northern Quarter of the city centre. The venue can seat up to 13,000 people and hosts music concerts and sporting events.

    Buses

    The nearest bus stops for a regular service are a 5 minute walk (300 metres) from the Arena, on Woodhouse Lane.

     
    The stops are :

    • L2 (at the Leeds City College Technology Campus) for services from the City Centre and towards Headingley
    • L5 (at the Merrion Centre) for services to bus and rail stations and from Headingley.

     

    Getting to the Arena from Leeds Rail Station

     

    The First Direct Arena is situated 1 km from the station.

     

     Service 1 operates regularly from stops Z1 Bishopsgate Street and Stand B Infirmary Street near the station up to Woodhouse Lane.

     

    It is a 20 minute walk, uphill, from the station via City Square, Park Row, Millennium Square and Clay Pit Lane.

     

    Getting to the Arena from Leeds Bus Station

    Services 6, 28 and 97 operate frequently from the Bus Station to Woodhouse Lane.

     

    The Leeds CityBus operates a regular service Monday to Saturday daytimes from stop . This bus connects the Arena with the various parts of the city centre including the Bus and Rail stations.

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