Driving directions


Enviable access to leisure plaza from hotel's location in Leeds city centre
Ideally located among hotels in Leeds city centre, the Radisson Blu is housed within The Light entertainment complex of restaurants and bars, a cinema and a Virgin Active health club (over 18's only). Enjoy enviable access to the new music and event venue, first direct arena, just a three-minute walk.

Shopaholics can browse all day at the new Trinity Leeds shopping centre. The culturally minded will find art galleries, museums and theatres. Some of the city’s hottest bars and restaurants, like Angelica, Thai Edge and San Carlo, are on our doorstep. As home to premier financial institutions, Leeds offers a diverse and cosmopolitan culture, and guests can enjoy it all from this ideally located hotel.

The Radisson Blu is easily accessible from all major motorways. Leeds railway station is a five-minute walk from the hotel, and Leeds Bradford Airport is located about 14 kilometres away. Manchester International Airport is about 90 kilometres from the hotel, and a direct train service is available from the airport to Leeds station.

Directions to the hotel:

  • Travelling from London by car: Follow the M1 to junction 42 to M621.
  • Travelling from the Leeds Bradford Airport by car: Follow signs to the A658, Leeds city centre onto the B6152. Turn left onto the A65 until it joins the inner ring road, keeping left. Take the first exit onto Westgate. Turn left at the Town Hall and then take the first right onto Great George Street. Continue straight through the traffic lights until the next right into The Light complex car park.
  • Travelling from Leeds train station on foot: Leave the station into City Square, heading north up Park Row. The hotel is straight ahead at the corner of Headrow and Cookridge Street, within The Light complex. Approximate walking time is 10 minutes.

Q-parking, part of The Light complex (sat nav - LS2 8BD), costs GBP 13.00 for 24 hours and GBP 6.50 from 17:30 - 09:00 (discounted rate for hotel guests). The parking lot adjoins the hotel.

A taxi will cost about GBP 20 to the Leeds airport and take about 30 minutes depending on traffic. Apollo is a recommended local taxi company.

Tel: +44 (0)113 243 3333

An international spectacular
Only a stones through away from the start of the race, the Radisson Blu Leeds is offering hospitality packages for all keen cycling enthusiasts wanting to relax and watch the full first leg of the infamous Tour de France.



  • Free Internet

    As part of the E@syConnect Service concept, Radisson Blu hotels offer Free Internet access. High-speed and/or wireless Internet access is now free of charge for all guests throughout the hotel.

Hotel Facilities

  • 100 MB Free Wireless High-speed Internet
  • 10 Experience Meetings Event Rooms
  • 147 Bedrooms including Business Class and Suites
  • The Lounge Restaurant & Bar
  • Access to Virgin Active Health Club (over 18's only)
Radisson Blu Hotel, Leeds – 
No 1 The Light The Headrow –  LS1 8TL –  Leeds –  United Kingdom – 
Phone  +44 113 236 6000
53.799669 -1.547045