There are 7 ways to get from Leeds to Wakefield (Station) by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

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

Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Wakefield Westgate

$3 - $40

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  30 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Leeds to Wakefield 11.4 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Line 110 bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the line 110 bus from Crown Point, Black Bull Street (*) to Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station) N10 / ...

$2 - $4

Night bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the night bus from Leeds to Wakefield National Express / ...

$2 - $9

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds to Wakefield (Station) 11.1 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Wakefield (Station) 11.1 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Leeds to Wakefield (Station) 11.1 miles

$22 - $35

What companies run services between Leeds, England and Wakefield (Station), England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Leeds to Wakefield (Station) hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 10 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Arriva Yorkshire operates a bus from Leeds to Wakefield (Station) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Wakefield Westgate
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$4 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Crown Point, Black Bull Street (*) to Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Night bus from Leeds City Centre, York Street (Leeds City Bus Station) to Wakefield City Centre, Union Street (Adj Wakefield Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Leeds to Wakefield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leeds to Wakefield (Station)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$22 - $35
uberX
$22 - $35
UberEXEC
$28 - $40
uberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Leeds to Wakefield (Station)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leeds and Wakefield (Station) is 13 km. The road distance is 18 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Wakefield (Station) is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Wakefield (Station) is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs £30 - £40.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leeds and arriving at Wakefield Westgate. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Crown Point, Black Bull Street (*) and arriving at Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

The train from Leeds to Wakefield Westgate takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.