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Leeds Bradford Airport Information

At the foot of the page, we have the latest traffic information courtesy of the Highways Agency to help you avoid any unnecessary delays.

Everything you need to know about Leeds Bradford airport

Flying from Leeds Bradford airport? Then you will need the Holiday Extras Leeds Bradford airport guide. It outlines everything you will need during your visit so read on and make sure you arrive prepared for your flight.

Leeds Bradford airport - spoilt for choice

Leeds Bradford has much to offer, and it's all listed in this guide. While you're here how about booking yourself a Leeds Bradford airport lounge and relax in style with complimentary snacks and drinks on offer?

Getting to Leeds Bradford airport

Leeds Bradford airport is located directly on the A658 and is close to the A65 and A660. The airport is well signposted from the M1, M62 and Yorkshire section of the A1. For more details please check out our Leeds Bradford airport directions


Many people make their way to the airport by car rather than on public transport. Fortunately Holiday Extras has a great range of Leeds Bradford airport parking for you to choose from. Why not take a look at the Leeds Bradford airport parking page to see how you can save yourself a packet by pre-booking your airport parking and saving yourself the worry of finding a car parking space on the day of your flight.

Bus and Coach

Leeds Bradford is well connected by bus. The 747 Metroconnect bus service operates a route to and from Bradford as does the 737 service that visits Shipley, Guiseley and Yeadon. From Leeds the 757 service operates direct to and from the airport serving both Leeds bus and train stations. From Harrogate the 767 service runs direct to and from Harrogate bus station.


You can buy tickets to Leeds Bradford airport from most UK rail stations. These operate via Leeds City Rail Station and the Bradford Interchange. Passengers taking rail connections to Leeds City Station are asked to allow up to 20 minutes when transferring to the 757 bus service that takes you to the airport from the station.

Leeds Bradford hand luggage information

  • Liquids are permitted in containers of up to 100ml
  • Pushchairs and wheelchairs are allowed after they have been screened
  • Laptops are now allowed as hand luggage
  • Some airlines allow no more than one item
  • Dimensions no bigger than: H:56cm, W:45cm, D:25cm
  • No more than one liquid item in the agreed container

For more information about baggage restrictions including hand luggage allowance and liquid containers, see our Leeds Bradford baggage and security page.