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Getting to Leeds Bradford International Airport

West Yorkshire bus and train services to Leeds Bradford Airport, Leeds LS19 7TU

There are excellent public transport links to and from West Yorkshire's main airport.

Travelling by bus

Leeds Bradford Airport is easily accessible by bus with direct, frequent services from Leeds, Bradford, Harrogate and Otley.

Service no. Frequency Route


every 30 Minutes

Evenings &

Sundays: hourly

Keighley - Silsden - Ilkley - Otley - Menston - Leeds Bradford Airport


Day-time: hourly

Evenings & Sundays: hourly

Leeds - Kirkstall - Horsforth - Leeds Bradford Airport

A2 Day-time: hourly
Evenings & Sundays: hourly

Bradford - Apperley Bridge - Yeadon - Leeds Bradford Airport - Harrogate 

A3 Monday to Saturday service

Bradford - Shipley - Guiseley - Yeadon - Leeds Bradford Airport 

Please note: Senior & Disabled concessions, MCards, MetroCards, MetroDay and West Yorkshire DayRovers are not valid on journeys between 0000 and 0500. A flat fare will be charged. More details

The services to the airport are usually low floor, easily accessible vehicles with additional space for luggage. Buses drop off and pick up outside the airport terminal and with tickets costing less than a day's parking, catching the bus is the easiest way to travel to the airport.

Travelling by train

The nearest mainline rail station to the airport is Leeds and through tickets to the airport are available by changing onto service A1.

There are also local bus connections from Bradford Interchange and Menston rail stations.

For more information on rail services call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50, or visit National Rail's

Plan your journey

We recommend checking times before you travel over bank holidays, Easter and Christmas, in case of short notice changes.
Bus and rail travel during public holidays

Use Metro's journey planner to plan your journey, or telephone MetroLine on 0113 245 7676

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