Contact Us

Opening Hours
Visitors’ Centre: 9:00am – 12:15pm and 12:45pm –  5:00pm  (Closed Tuesdays)
HMP Leeds Visits Booking Office (by telephone):  1:00pm – 3:00pm
HMP Leeds Visits Booking Office (in person): 8:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 4:00pm
The Gate House Restaurant and Coffee Shop: Weekdays Mon-Thurs 7:00am – 2:00pm and Fridays 7:00am-10:00am

Phone Numbers

Jigsaw Visitors’ Centre Reception: 0113 203 2771
HMP Leeds Booking Office: 0113 203 2995
The Gate House Restaurant and Coffee Shop: 0113 203 2565


Jigsaw Visitors’ Centre c/o HMP Leeds
2 Gloucester Terrace
LS12 2TJ

Visiting by Bus
Leeds Station: 16/16A from Wellington St. (Stop S2)
Leeds Central: 72 from The Headrow (Stop H8 or Y10)
Bradford: 72 from Hall Ings (Stop H7)
For bus times and bus information: or phone 0113 2457676.

Visiting by Car
Please note there is very limited car parking, so it is advisable to park in the city centre and use public transport from there. For directions see below:

Google Maps Directions

Visiting by Taxi
Taxis are approximately £6 from Leeds city centre. Our Visitors’ Centre has a free phone you can use to call Stanningley Cars for a taxi.

Claiming Back Your Travel Costs
Anyone who is a close relative of a prisoner and is on low income can claim back their travel costs through the Assisted Prison Visits Scheme.
Assisted Prison Visits Unit
APVU, Freepost BM2257, PO Box 2152, Birmingham. B15 1BR

Phone: 0300 063 2100 Mon to Fri 9am -5pm  (Except Bank Holidays)
Fax: 0121 626 3474 (24 hrs)

(please include your full postal address when requesting an information pack)

Other Useful Contacts
HMP Leeds switchboard: 0113 2032600
Multi-Faith Team: 0113 2032704
Supplementary Property: 0113 2032770

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