Leeds, England

Guide for the rail traveller

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CurrencyGBP
Local languageEnglish
Country England

Introduction

Leeds is situated in the English county of West Yorkshire. It's the second largest district by population in England. Leeds is home to one of the UK's largest financial centres outside of London.


The city has a lively and vibrant feel and has a wealth of things to do for visitors. There are plenty of restaurants, bars and pubs dotted around and the city's nightlife is lively and colourful.


Transport around the city is excellent and Leeds is home to the FreeCityBus which provides free public transport around the city.

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