Leeds Airport Guide to Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA)

Leeds Bradford Airport taxi

Leeds city centre can be easily reached from the airport by taxi since it is located fairly near – 13 kilometres southwest of Leeds Airport, which means transferring times goes between 25 and 30 minutes.

Even there is a single authorized cab company in Leeds Airport, Arrow Cars, you can hail a taxi outside the airport – You’ll get better fares.


Taxi rank is located immediately outside Leeds Airport main terminal. It is entirely operated by Arrow Cars.


At Leeds Airport, the official taxi company is Arrow Cars. You can call for a taxi by calling +44 113 258 5888.

If you wish to ask for a cab personally, please get to the Arrow Cars office located outside the main terminal building.

On the other hand, you can try to call for a City Cab by +44 113 246 9999.

Opening hours: Taxis are available 24 hours.


The estimated taxi fare to get to Leeds downtown is of 34,35 pounds.

At the Arrow Taxis stand, you’ll pay for your trip prior departing, since they operate under fixed fares and by number of passengers.

Fares to other popular destinations within Leeds:

- New York Street: 42,00 pounds (32 minutes).
- Leeds train station: 38,05 pounds. (30 minutes).
- Leeds City Bus Station: 40,86 pounds. (30 minutes).
- Bradford Interchange: 34,65 pounds (26 minutes).
- Bradford: 33,64 pounds (25 minutes). 

Share a car

Sharing car apps are a useful way to get to your destination at a reduced cost comparing to the above options. You can consider to share your ride with more people or simply join another one’s trip.

Apps like Uber may be useful for your trip to any of the cities nearby.