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Leeds Bradford Airport

General information

The airport is located between Leeds and Bradford. It is the highest airport in Engeland at a height of 208 metres and also known as Yorkshire’s Airport. The headquarters of the British airline Jet2 is located at the airport.


Where is Leeds Bradford Airport situated?

Leeds Bradford Airport is situated in Yeadon, north-west of Leeds and north-east of Bradford. Leeds Bradford Airport is well signposted along the roads surrounding the airport, the A658 and Whitehouse Lane will take you to the airport.

How many terminals does Leeds Bradford Airport have?

Leeds Bradford has one passenger terminal, relatively small and old, but easy to navigate. Inside the terminal you will find from right to left Check-In Hall B (Jet2), International Arrivals, Domestic Arrivals, Check-In Hall A (other airlines) and Departures.

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Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Leeds Bradford Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in United Kingdom.

Airport Distance
Doncaster Sheffield Airport 61km
Manchester Airport 70km
Humberside Airport 92km
Liverpool Airport 98km
East Midlands Airport 118km
Newcastle Airport 130km
Birmingham Airport 157km



The distance from Leeds Bradford Airport to the centre of Leeds is 15 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Leeds.

From LBA Airport to Leeds City centre by Car
15 km
25 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Leeds Bradford Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Leeds Bradford Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Leeds Bradford Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Leeds Bradford Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Leeds is about £ 30.-. Book your taxi at Leeds Bradford Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From LBA Airport to Leeds City centre by Taxi
15 km
25 min
£ 30.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Leeds Bradford Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Enterprise, Hertz and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Leeds Bradford Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Leeds Bradford Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Leeds Bradford Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Leeds Bradford Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Leeds Bradford Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Leeds Bradford Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Jet2
  • Aer Lingus
  • KLM
  • British Airways
  • TUI Airways


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Leeds Bradford Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


The White Swan Hotel, Yeadon

Featuring a garden and free WiFi, The White Swan Hotel is located in Yeadon, 1.1 km from Park Square. Each accommodation at the property has garden views, and guests can enjoy access to a terrace. The in-house restaurant serves British cuisine.


Chevin Country Park Hotel & Spa, Otley

Set above the market town of Otley, in West Yorkshire, Chevin Country Park features 44 acres of wooded grounds, secluded accommodation and the stunning Sonas Spa. The lodges offer comfortable bedrooms with private bathrooms.


Ascot Grange Hotel - Voujon Resturant, Leeds

Ascot Grange Hotel is located in Headingly, on the outskirts of Leeds and 5 minutes’ drive from the city centre. It offers free Wi-Fi and free parking.

Hotels in Leeds

Looking for the best hotels in Leeds? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Quebecs, Leeds

Set in a grand Victorian building in the heart of Leeds, this boutique hotel offers free Wi-Fi, luxurious rooms and elegant lounges. Quebecs is just off City Square, 300 metres from Leeds Railway Station.


ibis Styles Leeds City Centre Arena, Leeds

Situated 0.2 miles from the First Direct Arena in Leeds, ibis Styles Leeds City center Arena features an onsite restaurant and bar. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property. Additionally, off-site parking is available for an additional fee.


ibis budget Leeds Centre Crown Point Road, Leeds

With a 24-hour front desk, the ibis budget Leeds Centre Crown Point Road offers bright, budget rooms and a snack bar. The hotel is situated in just a 10-minute walk from Leeds centre and the Victoria Quarter.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Leeds Bradford Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Leeds: Urban Axe Throwing Experience

Enjoy a session of axe throwing in a vibrant venue with a pumping soundtrack. Hosted by expert instructors, learn how to smash the targets with your group.


Leeds: Emmerdale Village Set Guided Tour

Head to the Yorkshire Dales for an unforgettable experience that takes you behind the scenes of Emmerdale. See some iconic sights as you discover the exterior sets and take plenty of photos.

Tour & transport

Leeds: Guided City Center Walking Tour

Discover Leeds with an expert local guide. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the city and learn more about its development from an industrial center to a vibrant cultural hub.


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