first direct arena Leeds - Directions

Address: first direct arena
Claypit Lane, LS2 8AR Leeds

Public transport

Nearest Bus Stops

Clay Pit Lane
Wade Lane/Lovell Park Road
Woodhouse Lane

Nearest Bus Stations & Services (information subject to change)

Leeds City Bus Station, York Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS2 7HU

16 16A Pudsey
16 16A Whinmoor via Leeds City Centre
86A Swinnow 49 Bramley Bus Depot
49 Monkswood Gate via Leeds City Centre
91 Pudsey
80 Old Farnley
85 Morley
91 Halton Moor
86 87 Middleton
86A St James's Hospital
91A St James's Hospital

Leeds Corn Exchange Bus Point, New Market Street and Call Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 6DG

2 Middleton
40 Seacroft
64 64A Aberford
3 3A White Rose Centre/Cottingley
48 Middleton
74 74A Belle Isle
5 14 Halton Moor
62 62A Cross Green
85 87 Morley
12 13 13A Middleton
63A Temple Newsam/Seacroft
163 166 Castleford
19 19A Colton/Garforth
63B Seacroft

Leeds Station Interchange, New Station Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 4JE

4ftr Pudsey
19 Ireland Wood
95 Bodington Hall
5 Old Farnley
19A Tinshill
757 Leeds Bradford Airport
14 Pudsey
85 87 Bramley
870 Ilkley (Sundays Only)
16 16A Farsley/Pudsey
90 Greengates

Leeds City Bus – 50p charge
Mon – Fri every 8 – 10 mins from 0630 – 1910
Sat every 8 – 10mins from 0750 – 1910

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first direct arena will have covered and uncovered cycle stands available for use by visitors. Leeds City Council is developing a network of core cycle routes in Leeds that will improve conditions for cyclists. Further information will be made available nearer to the opening of the Arena.

Coach Station

Located on Dyer Street next to Leeds City Bus Station and approx. 15min walk from first direct arena the coach station provides national and regional connections to a wide variety of destinations.

Leeds Bus Station is Wheelchair Friendly, which allows easy access for wheel chair users. All bays at the station have also been modified so that wheelchair users can get on and off buses easily.

We are also registered as a “Safe Place”, which allows support and help for any persons with a disability to come into the station and ask for assistance.

Nearest Train Station

Leeds City Station on New Station Street is around a 15min walk from first direct arena and a major hub on the national, regional and local rail network providing connections to a wide variety of destinations.

Nearest Taxi Ranks

Available at a number of locations adjacent to the Arena - Merrion Way (after 2200), Wade Lane, Merrion Street, Woodhouse Lane, Cookridge Steet and Portland Way.

Travel Information Updates available at

Live travel information will be available at customer services in the Arena during events.

By road

first direct arena is located next to the A58(M) Inner Ring Road and from the Claypit Lane junction (A58) provides links out of the city centre to the east joining the A64 York Road, and to the south and west connecting to the M621 and other destinations within Leeds and to the wider motorway network via the M62 and the M1.