There are 5 ways to get from Barnsley to Dewsbury by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnsley to Dewsbury National Express

$6 - $9

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Barnsley to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Dewsbury

$13 - $20

Bus, line 126 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange to Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station) 59 / ...
  2. Take the line 126 bus from Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station) to Dewsbury, Bus Station (Dewsbury Bus Station) 126 / ...

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barnsley to Dewsbury 16.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Barnsley to Dewsbury 16.4 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barnsley and arriving at Dewsbury. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Barnsley to Dewsbury. However, there are services departing from Barnsley and arriving at Dewsbury via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

More details

The distance between Barnsley and Dewsbury is 11 miles. The road distance is 16.4 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Barnsley to Dewsbury without a car is to bus which takes 35 min and costs .

More details

The bus from Barnsley to Dewsbury takes 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.

More details

Barnsley to Dewsbury bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Barnsley station.

More details

Barnsley to Dewsbury train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Barnsley station.

More details

The best way to get from Barnsley to Dewsbury is to bus which takes 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 14 min.

Mode details

Barnsley to Dewsbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dewsbury station.

More details

Barnsley to Dewsbury train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Dewsbury station.

More details

Map of how to get from Barnsley to Dewsbury.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 11.5 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Barnsley, England and Dewsbury, England?

National Express operates a bus from Barnsley to Dewsbury once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barnsley to Dewsbury via Leeds in around 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barnsley to Leeds
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Dewsbury
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Dewsbury
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Barnsley to Dewsbury
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange to Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Globe of Barnsley
Bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange to Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station) to Dewsbury, Bus Station (Dewsbury Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barnsley to Dewsbury
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Barnsley to Dewsbury is 16 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Barnsley to Dewsbury.

Get driving directions

Book your Barnsley to Dewsbury train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Book your Barnsley to Dewsbury bus tickets online with Distribusion.

Search and book

There are 528+ hotels available in Dewsbury. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

More details