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. Consider staying at least one whole day in Leeds to see all of its attractions.

When to visit Leeds

Leeds in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 133
1 night at 3-star hotel
Leeds in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 133
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Leeds

Plane

When flying to Leeds, you’ll arrive at Birmingham (BHM), which is located 12 miles from the city centre The shortest flight to Leeds from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 4h 35m.

Train

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$ 41 for a 8h 00m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Leeds is to pick up a car rental from Atlanta, which is about 125 miles from Leeds. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Dollar, among others, in Atlanta.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Leeds using FlixBus or Greyhound. From Nashville, the bus ride to Leeds takes 250 miles and will cost you around C$ 135. From Orlando, the ticket costs about C$ 93 for a journey of 670 miles.

Plane

When flying to Leeds, you’ll arrive at Birmingham (BHM), which is located 12 miles from the city centre The shortest flight to Leeds from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 4h 35m.

Train

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$ 41 for a 8h 00m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Leeds is to pick up a car rental from Atlanta, which is about 125 miles from Leeds. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Dollar, among others, in Atlanta.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Leeds using FlixBus or Greyhound. From Nashville, the bus ride to Leeds takes 250 miles and will cost you around C$ 135. From Orlando, the ticket costs about C$ 93 for a journey of 670 miles.

Airlines serving Leeds

Lufthansa
Good (4,556 reviews)
KLM
Good (842 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,346 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,569 reviews)
Air France
Good (967 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,534 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,900 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,472 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,610 reviews)
Finnair
Good (879 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,380 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,635 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (765 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (767 reviews)
ANA
Excellent (448 reviews)
Japan Airlines
Excellent (939 reviews)
Aeromexico
Good (818 reviews)
Gulf Air
Good (128 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (773 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 Best Western Plus Bass Hotel & Suites.

Where to stay in popular areas of Leeds

Most booked hotels in Leeds

Hampton Inn Birmingham/Leeds
2 stars
Excellent (9.1, Excellent reviews)
C$ 174+
Drury Inn & Suites Birmingham Grandview
3 stars
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
C$ 202+
DoubleTree by Hilton Birmingham Perimeter Park
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 248+
Hyatt Regency Birmingham-The Wynfrey Hotel
4 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
C$ 218+
Comfort Inn & Suites Leeds I-20
2 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
C$ 157+
Days Inn by Wyndham Leeds
2 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 121+

Renting a car in Leeds

Expect to pay C$ 1.38 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$ 16.51 and C$ 22.01. The most frequently booked car type in Leeds is Full-size (Chevrolet Tahoe or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact rental cars (Ford Focus or similar) are, on average, 52% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Expect to pay C$ 1.38 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$ 16.51 and C$ 22.01. The most frequently booked car type in Leeds is Full-size (Chevrolet Tahoe or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact rental cars (Ford Focus or similar) are, on average, 52% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.