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Duration 1h 9m
Distance 72.2 miles
Average price £100
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Darlington and Wakefield takes 1h 9m and the fastest train takes 1h 5m. There is a train service every few hours from Darlington to Wakefield. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Darlington
  2. Wakefield
1h 12m
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£45 - £150

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Darlington and arriving at Wakefield Westgate. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 12m.

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The distance between Darlington and Wakefield is 58 miles. The road distance is 72.2 miles.

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Darlington to Wakefield train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Darlington station.

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Darlington to Wakefield train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Wakefield Westgate station.

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What companies run services between Darlington and Wakefield?

CrossCountry operates a train from Darlington to Wakefield Westgate every 2 hours. Tickets cost £45 - £150 and the journey takes 1h 12m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £150

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