Getting Around Light Night Leeds

How to get to and around Light Night Leeds 2021.

Create your own route or follow one of our suggested trails, hop on the free Light Night Rider bus, bring your bike, or even hail a Water Taxi!

Light Night Rider

Thursday and Friday 6:30pm to 10:30pm

Light Night’s very own free hop on hop off bus service. Bus stops are available for all the different zones. Buses approximately every 15 mins.

Park and Ride

Thursday and Friday until 11pm (last bus from Leeds City Centre (PR1 Boar Lane) is at 10:45pm and the last bus (PR2 Lower Briggate) is 10:46pm)

The Elland Road and Temple Green park and ride facilities will be staying open late especially for Light Night. Return tickets are £1 per adult all evening with up to three children traveling free with every fare-paying adult.

Journey into the city centre every 10 to 15 minutes with free Wifi.

Find more information on the Metro website. external link.

Park and Ride tickets are also valid for use for free travel on the First Bus Leeds City Electric Route 5 city circular service external link.

Cycle Parking

There are a number of cycle parking spaces across the city centre.

Use the West Yorkshire interactive cycle map to find cycle parking in Leeds external link.

Water Taxi

Thursday and Friday until 10:30pm

Take a free boat ride along the canal on a water taxi from Leeds Station Southern Entrance to Leeds Dock.

Please note that places are very limited.

Check out for real-time updates! external link


We encourage using public transport, cycling or walking to Light Night if you can, but if you need to bring your car, the following city centre car parks have special evening rates:

Light Night Leeds 2021
Car ParkHoursRate
Victoria Leeds Multi Storey, Eastgate, LS2 7AS5pm to 6am£3
Trinity Leeds, Swinegate, LS1 4AG5pm to 5am£4
International Pool, Westgate, Leeds, LS1 4PH6pm to 10pm£3.20
Edward Street, LS2 7NU7pm to 6am£3
Templar Street, LS2 7LP7pm to 6am£3

If you are driving please consider making a donation to offset your carbon footprint:

Donate to the Light Night Tree Planting FundExternal link