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There are 6 ways to get from Huddersfield to Wakefield by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from Huddersfield to Wakefield Kirkgate

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 203 bus, line 126 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 203 bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, St George's Square to Dewsbury, Bus Station 203 / ...
  2. Take the line 126 bus from Dewsbury, Bus Station to Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station 126 / ...

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station to Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station 231 / ...

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Huddersfield to Wakefield 14 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Huddersfield to Wakefield 14 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Huddersfield to Wakefield 14 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Huddersfield to Wakefield is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Huddersfield to Wakefield is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station station and arriving at Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Huddersfield and arriving at Wakefield Kirkgate. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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The distance between Huddersfield and Wakefield is 12 miles. The road distance is 14 miles.

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The best way to get from Huddersfield to Wakefield without a car is to train which takes 22 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Huddersfield to Wakefield Kirkgate takes 22 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Huddersfield to Wakefield bus services, operated by Yorkshire Tiger, arrive at Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Huddersfield to Wakefield train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Huddersfield station.

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The best way to get from Huddersfield to Wakefield is to train which takes 22 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Huddersfield to Wakefield.
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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Huddersfield, England and Wakefield, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Huddersfield to Wakefield hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, Yorkshire Tiger operates a bus from Huddersfield to Wakefield hourly, and the journey takes 1 h 11 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Yorkshire Tiger
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 Huddersfield to Wakefield
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, St George's Square to Dewsbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dewsbury, Bus Station to Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Huddersfield to Wakefield
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $40
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uber.com
Assist
$26 - $40
UberX
$26 - $40
Exec
$30 - $50
UberXL
$35 - $55
Taxi from Huddersfield to Wakefield
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com

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Huddersfield to Wakefield bus services, operated by Yorkshire Tiger, arrive at Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station.

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Huddersfield to Wakefield train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Wakefield Kirkgate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Huddersfield to Wakefield is 14 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Huddersfield to Wakefield.

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