Whether you’re looking for food and drink deals, cheap travel or you’re just having a browse for a bargain, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most useful student deals in Leeds!
With the cost-of-living crisis it’s more important than ever to stretch your student loan and get the most bang for your buck! Whether you’re looking for food and drink deals, cheap travel or you’re just having a browse for a general bargain, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most useful student deals in Leeds!
Shopping, Entertainment, and Food at Trinity Leeds
Leeds has loads of markets and shopping centres, but Trinity Leeds is one of the biggest in the city! With over a hundred shops, there are lots of options to bag a bargain using a student discount.
10% off in Urban Outfitters
10% off in Hollister
10% off in Rox
10% off in Superdry
10% off in Office
10% off in Claire’s
10% off in New Look
10% off in Moss Bros.
10% off in Boots with an Advantage Card
20% off at Brows
15% off in Charles Tyrwhitt with a Student Beans ID
20% off at Vision Express
£10 off at iSmash
20% full price items at Levi’s
If you want to watch the latest films, Everyman Cinema offers an off-peak student discount! You can catch all the new films at this boutique cinema for £8.75 a ticket from Monday - Thursday and before 5pm on Friday.
Alongside discounts in stores, Trinity Leeds has a wide range of restaurants that also give students a deal on food and drink.
15% off food at Burgamore Italian Street Food
15% off food at Doner Shack
10% off food at Tortilla
15% off food at Pho
20% off food at YO!
10% off food at Wasabi with a UNIDAYS account
25% off food at The Alchemist
20% food at Carluccio’s with Student Beans (Sunday- Thursday, eat in only)
Looking for a fun afternoon out? Go mini golfing for half the price at Junky Yard Golf Club. Just book a University Student Ticket and show your student ID at the Caddy Shack when you arrive!
Offer: Half price minigolf for students from Sunday to Thursday at Junk Yard Golf Club
Get a great deal on a tasty Mexican lunch at Bar Burrito in the City-Centre! They offer a 20% discount with a valid student ID.
Offer: 20% off with a Student Card at Bar Burrito
15% off at Taco Bell with a valid student ID
35% off Domino’s Pizza online orders of over £25 with Student Beans
10% off Krispy Kreme doughnuts and drinks with a valid student ID
Free sausage roll, vegan sausage roll, or sweet treat at Gregg’s with any cold sandwich deal (only through Student Beans)
Free museums, galleries, and places in Leeds
If you’re looking for a day out with a bit of culture, many of the museums, galleries, and other historic or cultural places in and around Leeds are free to visit!
The Royal Armouries Museum
Leeds City Museum
Leeds Art Gallery
Kirkstall Abbey – entry is free for Leeds residents, but you must show proof of address on tour first visit
Leeds Discovery Centre
Henry Moore Institute
The Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery
Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery
National Discounts and Discount Websites
Whether you’re in Leeds or going to visit family outside of the city, there are lots of great national student discounts to be aware of.
If you’re planning on taking the train, either to commute to class, visit home, or even take a little day trip, make sure you have an up-to-date railcard!
If you’re between the ages of 16 and 25, you can purchase a railcard that gives you 1/3 off train fare – while it does have an upfront cost, the savings will add up fast!
Railcards are also available if you’re between the ages of 26 and 30, a veteran, or disabled. You can find information on all the railcards online.
Student Discount on LNER (London Northeastern Railway) Tickets
LNER runs regular train services from London all the way up to Inverness in Northern Scotland with service through Leeds. You can find out more about their routes, book tickets, or see their discounts on their website: https://www.lner.co.uk/
Offer: 40% tickets on LNER (London North Eastern Railway) with Unidays
15% off National Express
Students can get 15% off coach journeys on the National Express through Totum, Student Beans, Unidays or PrimeStudent.
Totum (formerly the NUS card)
Totum is one of the most widely recognized student discount cards in the UK and the only endorsed by the National Union of Students (NUS). They have a series of different discount cards you can purchase, and their online student discount card is free!
Each card has different perks including everything from a 10% discount at the Co-op to discounts on food, lifestyle products, clothing and more.
You can find out more about the different Totum cards and their benefits on their website.
Student Beans has loads of discounts that you can access online by verifying your student email account. Like other websites, some of their offers will change and update regularly, but they have a really wide range of discounts available. These could include savings on food delivery services, like Deliveroo, restaurants (20% off at Nando’s), shops (35% off at Adidas), and more.
You can browse all of their discounts online.
Unidays is another comprehensive student discount website. You can login and register with your university email to unlock loads of discounts and deals.
Like Student Beans, these offers rotate, and they cover loads of different areas from food to entertainment to technology to clothing and more. Head over to their website to look through all the latest offers!