Local Public Transport Investment Programme (LPTIP)


The Leeds Public Transport Investment Programme (LPTIP) comprises of 8 packages which cover:

  1. Programme management- resources for a dedicated team for the overall management and delivery of the programme
  2. Bus Priority Corridors- Investment in a number of key corridors to improve bus service reliability and reduce bus journey times
  3. Bus Park and Ride- new park and ride facilities to be developed to the north and south of the City with further expansions at Elland Road
  4. City Centre- redesigning road layouts to reduce congestion and improve the pedestrian environment
  5. Rail- develop three new rail stations across the city at proposed sites of Leeds Bradford airport, Thorpe Park and White Rose, with accessibility improvements at Cross gates, Morley and Horsforth.
  6. Bus Delivery- Support real-time improvements and review connectivity throughout the Leeds district
  7. Mass Transit- Develop a long term mass transit approach
  8. Bus Delivery Board- a series of measures to improve the bus service offer

Project Lead


West Yorkshire Combined Authority and Leeds City Council

District/ Area



Business case summary



DfT and Combined Authority funds- £173.5 million

Project Status

Activity 3: Outline Business Cases for the individual projects

Start and end dates



Delivery partners

Leeds City Council

First West Yorkshire

West Yorkshire Combined Authority

Network Rail

Northern Rail

Other funders

Leeds City Council- £8.8 million

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