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Arriving by Public Transport

a green and yellow train speeding through a station

We hope you find the following information helpful if you are travelling to the Royal Armouries Museum on public transport.

Getting to us by bus

  • The Royal Armouries Museum is approximately 15 to 20 minutes walk from Leeds bus station (approximately 0.9 kilometres/0.6 miles)
  • Yorkshire Buses Line 29 runs from Woodhouse (University of Leeds) through to Hunslet Shopping Centre, calling at Hyde Park, Leeds City centre and Leeds Dock - alight here for the Royal Armouries Museum.

Getting to us by train

  • The museum is approximately 20 to 25 minutes walk from Leeds railway station (approximately 1.3 kilometres/0.8 miles)

Getting to us by water taxi

  • Leeds dock water taxis run every 15 minutes from Granary Wharf (just by the new South entrance of Leeds train station)
  • Journeys take approximately 10 minutes and cost £2 per person, children 5 years and under travel free
  • Please note, water levels can affect the running of the water taxis
  • For the latest information please visit the Leeds dock water taxi facebook page
  • Return journeys to Granary Wharf (Leeds railway station south entrance) run from Leeds Dock until 6pm

Please check our opening times before travelling.