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Leeds Bradford airport car hire

Airport Code: LBA

Leeds, in West Yorkshire, has won several awards for its amicable nature and general visitability, including UK Visitor City of the Year, UK's Favorite City, Most Female Friendly City and Best Nightlife.  In addition, it features a wealth of Greorgian, Victorian, and 20th century architecture, fantastic museums and theaters, and many great places to eat!  Plan your stay in Yorkshire with a tour of the sights in by Leeds Airport car hire.

The Leeds Bradford International Airport is located just 10 miles northwest of Leeds city centre.  It is the largest airport in Yorkshire, and offers a wide range of European International flights and domestic flights, though its only long range flights are to Islamabad in Pakistan.  It is a major hub for the popular budget airline Jet2, which offers frequent low cost flights to Paris and Amsterdam, among others.  Pick up your car rental from Leeds Bradford Airport for a memorable visit in Yorkshire.

Car hire at Leeds Bradford International Airport is available in the main terminal building.  The car rental service desks are located next to the international arrivals area and include the following companies:

  • Avis
  • Hertz
  • Europcar

Additional Airport Information

Airport Name: Leeds Bradford International Airport

Airport Code: LBA

Telephone: 0871 288 2288

Distance: Leeds Bradford Airport || 6.9 Miles / 11 km / 20 minutes by rental car from Leeds

Address: Leeds Bradford International Airport Leeds LS19 7TU

Population: 770,800


Kirkstall Abbey

cheap Leeds car hire

Visit the largest abbey in the North of England by car rental from Leeds.  This enormous Abbey is well preserved and restored, featuring a new visitor center.  Located in a nice peaceful part of Leeds, it offers a great look into Leeds history and stunning architecture.


Leeds has a variety of shops to suit all tastes, from unique independent boutiques to large department stores.  A great place to begin your shopping trip in Leeds by car hire is in the Exchange Quarter.  There you will find several little boutiques, along with tattoo parlors, funky cafes, and a general bohemian ambiance that is complimented nicely by the Victorian buildings and cobble stone streets.

Other great places to shop in Leeds include the Merrion Centre, St Johns Centre, the Core, Queens Arcade, Victoria Quarter, Debenhams and M&S.

West Yorkshire Playhouse

Plan a night out and a show in Leeds by car rental. The West Yorkshire Playhouse is known for its adventurous performances, world premier acts, as well as colourful local talent. Find out what's playing during your stay and if it doesn't sound too interesting, there is also the Jongleurs comedy club, where you're sure to get a laugh.

Day Trips


Plan a day trip from Leeds by cheap car rental to the small Victorian town of Todmorden.  Just under an hour away, Todmorden features a nice market, fine restaurants, beautiful Victorian buildings and streets, and a quaint, natural setting. 


More urban than Leeds, Manchester is the place to go on a day trip to see skyscrapers and other urban delights.  The city features an excellent nightlife, a wide range of eateries, great sporting events to attend and more.  Less than an hour away, Manchester is easily doable as a day trip during your stay in Leeds by cheap car rental.

Yorkshire Dales National Park

Head out to Skipton in your Leeds car rental for a walk through Dales hills from the Yorkshire Dales National Park.  The area has a huge, historic castle, Bolton Abbey, and a nice historic town centre worth visiting.  Another nearby place to enjoy nature is the North York Moors National Park.


Roomzzz Leeds City West 

2 Burley Road, Leeds, LS3 1JU 

☎ +44 (0) 844 4994888


Ibis Leeds Centre

Marlborough Street, city centre 

☎ +44 (0)113 2204100

Airlines Providing Airport Services to Leeds Bradford International Airport

  • Air Europa
  • Air Southwest
  • Austrian
  • B&H Airlines (Air Bosna)
  • BMI
  • Eastern Airways
  • EasyJet
  • Flybe
  • KLM
  • PIA Pakistan International
  • Ryanair
  • Thomas Cook Airlines

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