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There are 7 ways to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 757 bus, train  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point to Leeds City Centre, City Square 757
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Wakefield Westgate

$3 - $40

Cheapest option

Line 757 bus, line 110 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn 757
  2. Take the line 110 bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Wakefield City Centre, Westmorland Street 110

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Line 737 bus, train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 737 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point to Guiseley, Railway Station 737
  2. Take the train from Guiseley to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Wakefield Westgate

$5 - $13

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield 19.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield 19.3 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from Leeds Bradford Airport to Wakefield 19.3 miles

$75 - $110

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield 19.3 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield is to line 757 bus and line 110 bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield. However, there are services departing from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point and arriving at Wakefield City Centre, Westmorland Street via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) and Wakefield is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield without a car is to line 757 bus and train which takes 55 min and costs £3 - £30.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield, including transfers.

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Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield bus services, operated by Yorkshire Tiger, depart from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point station.

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Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield bus services, operated by Arriva Yorkshire, arrive at Wakefield City Centre, Westmorland Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield is 19 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield.

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There are 477+ hotels available in Wakefield. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield.
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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA), England and Wakefield, England?

You can take a bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Wakefield Westgate
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Guiseley to Leeds
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Wakefield Westgate
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Yorkshire Tiger
Phone
0344 800 4411
Email
hello@yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Website
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point to Leeds City Centre, City Square
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point to Guiseley, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Wakefield City Centre, Westmorland Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $70
Taxi from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Wakefield
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Leeds Bradford Airport to Wakefield
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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