Local Information

To ensure the ITU World Triathlon Leeds runs smoothly there will be road closures and changes to public transport over the weekend. Please make sure you plan ahead for any journeys.

During Sunday 10 June there will be road closures and changes to public transport in Leeds city centre and other areas along the route, including : Roundhay, Oakwood, Harehills, Moortown, Meanwood, Headingley, Burley. There will also be some road closures around Roundhay Park on Saturday 9 June between 5am and 2pm.

An interactive map showing the route and roads that will be affected on each day are available in the links below.


Letters to Local Residents and Businesses

If you have further questions about how road closures will affect you, please email WorldTriathlonLeeds@leeds.gov.uk or phone 0113 222 4444.

Shuttle bus 

To enable competitors and spectators to attend events in Roundhay Park a shuttle bus service will be operating on Saturday and Sunday from Eastgate roundabout (near Leeds Bus Station) to Roundhay Park (Princes Avenue former Tram stop). 

Through both Saturday and Sunday the buses will run frequently with exact times set to be confirmed in due course.

A small fee will apply for return travel for non-competitors.

Park and Ride

Elland Road Park and Ride site will be open on both Saturday and Sunday and those attending the event by car are encouraged to use this facility due to limited parking options in Leeds City Centre on Sunday.

Please check changes to public transport timetables closer to the event at www.wymetro.com

Where to watch

For details about where to watch click here.

Want to get involved in the action and Tri Something New?

Did you know British Triathlon and Leeds City Council have a series of weekly GO TRI sessions running across Leeds. With swim, cycle and run sessions all available to book online at active.leeds.gov.uk/triathlon why not give it a go?