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Getting here


Ideally located just off Junction 46 of the M1, The Springs is the perfect retail and leisure destination for anyone looking for a convenient place to watch a film, go to the gym, grab some food or enjoy a day’s retail therapy.

Whether travelling by foot, cycle, car or public transport, The Springs is conveniently accessible to all – there’s even a bridleway passing through the park!


The Springs,
Thorpe Park View,
LS15 8GH


Please note the new temporary 8 bus service to The Springs that runs Monday to Saturday. More details can be found here. 

A brand new, dedicated, express LeedsCity bus service will run right through the heart of the Thorpe Park and The Springs, connecting visitors from the local vicinity as well as Leeds city centre.

Your new, limited stop services, X26 and X27 will run every 15 minutes until the link road is completed in December 2018, after which they will run up to every 10 minutes or better!

The brand new buses feature contactless payments, free Wi-Fi, USB charging points and next-stop announcements. Click here for more info www.firstgroup.com/leedscity/routes-x26-x27

Other frequent services will also run to and from The Springs and are operated by First (19/19a) and Arriva (163, 166, 402 and 403).

Click on the links below to plan your journey and purchase your tickets!






It’s incredibly easy to visit The Springs by car. Simply leave the M1 at Junction 46 and follow the signs for Thorpe Park and The Springs which will lead you to ample free parking*, with numerous disabled and parent and child spaces available, as well as electric charging points, for convenient access.

There is also direct access to the A6120 outer ring road with access to the new East Leeds Orbital link road, due to complete in 2021.

Sat Nav: LS15 8GH

* Please note, there is no parking limit in place for shoppers, restaurant and cinema goers at The Springs. 



Both Cross Gates and Garforth train stations are within 2 miles and just a short bus ride away from The Springs.

A new rail station, East Leeds Parkway, will be opening in 2023, providing direct access into The Springs retail and leisure park from Leeds city centre.

For timetable information and to buy train tickets CLICK HERE.



Whether you’re heading to The Springs for a full day of shopping or just popping over on your lunch break to go to the gym, we’ve got plenty of free, secure cycle parking spaces available.

To find out the quickest and easiest route CLICK HERE.



It’s really easy to get to The Springs on foot; from A6120 Selby Road, simply follow the footpath along Century Way through the Thorpe Park Leeds business park. Alternatively, there’s a route via Austhorpe Lane and Barrowby Way, which is a bit quieter.

If you’re coming in from the north, visitors will benefit from the new ‘East Leeds Orbital’ road which is due for completion in 2021, and will provide a direct route from Manston Lane to The Springs; we’ll be sure to let you know as soon as it’s open!

To find your quickest route on foot to The Springs CLICK HERE.




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