Duration 50 min
Distance 24.6 miles
Average price £15
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between York and Castleford takes 50 min and the fastest train takes 41 min. There is an hourly train service from York to Castleford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 1h 1m

  1. York
  2. Leeds
  3. Castleford
1h 1m
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£8 - £105

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Want to know about travelling from York to Castleford? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from York to Castleford. However, there are services departing from York and arriving at Castleford via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 1m.

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The distance between York and Castleford is 20 miles. The road distance is 24.6 miles.

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York to Castleford train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from York station.

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York to Castleford train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Castleford station.

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Book your York to Castleford train tickets online with Omio, Rome2rio and two other operators.

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There are 469+ hotels available in Castleford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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You can take a train from York to Castleford via Leeds in around 1h 1m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £100
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £6

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