Leeds travel guide

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You're Going to Love Leeds

With a population of 11,773, Leeds is a must-see destination in Alabama, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. We recommend you stay at least 4 days in order to fully appreciate everything Leeds has to offer.

When to visit Leeds

Leeds in August
Estimated hotel price
C$ 131
1 night at 3-star hotel
Leeds in August
Estimated hotel price
C$ 131
1 night at 3-star hotel
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How to Get to Leeds


When flying to Leeds, you’ll arrive at Birmingham (BHM), which is located 19 km from the city centre The shortest flight to Leeds from Canada departs from Montreal and takes around 6h 05m.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Leeds. The train journey from Leeds to Atlanta takes 4h 37m and costs around C$ 30 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from New Orleans, expect to pay about C$ 34 for a 8h 00m trip.


Another option to get to Leeds is to pick up a car rental from Atlanta, which is about 201 km from Leeds. You’ll find branches of Thrifty and Turo, among others, in Atlanta.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Leeds, including Greyhound, Tornado Bus and Bus. From Atlanta, the bus ride to Leeds takes 241 km and will cost you around C$ 272. From Memphis, the ticket costs about C$ 136 for a journey of 410 km.

Airlines serving Leeds

Good (2,636 reviews)
Good (407 reviews)
British Airways
Good (1,792 reviews)
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Good (1,051 reviews)
Air France
Good (512 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (3,283 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,475 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (2,107 reviews)
Good (1,408 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Good (3,141 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (191 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (496 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (371 reviews)
Excellent (233 reviews)
Japan Airlines
Excellent (591 reviews)
Good (806 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (581 reviews)
Gulf Air
Good (61 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (242 reviews)
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Where to stay in Leeds

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Days Inn by Wyndham Leeds and Hampton Inn Birmingham/Leeds.

Where to stay in popular areas of Leeds

Most booked hotels in Leeds

Hampton Inn Birmingham/Leeds
Excellent (9.1, Excellent reviews)
C$ 164+
Drury Inn & Suites Birmingham Grandview
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
C$ 155+
Hyatt Regency Birmingham-The Wynfrey Hotel
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 264+
Drury Inn & Suites Birmingham Lakeshore Drive
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 198+
DoubleTree by Hilton Birmingham Perimeter Park
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 204+
Comfort Inn & Suites Leeds I-20
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 156+

Renting a car in Leeds

Expect to pay C$ 1.35 per litre in Leeds (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 16.14 and C$ 21.52. The most frequently booked car type in Leeds is Compact (Toyota Corolla or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Supplier choice rental cars (Class Special Car or similar) are, on average, 56% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.