There are 7 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Tamworth High Level  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Tamworth
  2. Take the train from Tamworth High Level to Wakefield Westgate

$74 - $140

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Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Wakefield National Express

$17 - $26

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Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wakefield Westgate

$80 - $147

Bus, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) X7
  2. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) to Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) X7
  3. Take the bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Leicester, Station Street (Waterloo House) X7
  4. Take the train from Leicester to Sheffield
  5. Take the train from Sheffield to Wakefield Kirkgate
  6. Take the bus from Wakefield, Kirkgate Rail Station K7 (Wakefield Kirkgate Rail Station) to Wakefield City Centre, Union Street (Adj Wakefield Bus Station) Wcb

$57 - $79

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) 138.1 miles

$29 - $45

Train, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Wakefield Westgate

$111 - $319

Train, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds

$138 - $419

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No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station). However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) and arriving at Wakefield via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station). However, there are services departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Wakefield Westgate via Tamworth High Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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The distance between Milton Keynes and Wakefield (Station) is 118 miles. The road distance is 138.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station), including transfers.

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Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Milton Keynes Central station.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Wakefield station.

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Map of how to get from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station).
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  • Distance: 118.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) via Tamworth, Tamworth High Level, and Wakefield Westgate in around 3 h 23 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth High Level to Wakefield Westgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wakefield Westgate
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Leeds to Wakefield Westgate
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $14
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
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 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Single
$6 - $10
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Wakefield Kirkgate
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Wakefield
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) to Market Harborough, The Square (New Look)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Leicester, Station Street (Waterloo House)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Leicester, Station Street (Waterloo House)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Tetley Motor Services
Phone
0113 276 2276
Email
sales@tetleyscoaches.co.uk
Website
tetleyscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Wakefield, Kirkgate Rail Station K7 (Wakefield Kirkgate Rail Station) to Wakefield City Centre, Union Street (Adj Wakefield Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tetleyscoaches.co.uk

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Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Wakefield Westgate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station) is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Milton Keynes to Wakefield (Station).

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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There are 470+ hotels available in Wakefield (Station). Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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