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Duration 54 min
Distance 39 miles
Average price £75
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Wakefield

The nearest airport to Wakefield is Leeds Bradford (LBA). However, there are better options for getting to Wakefield. TransPennine Express Service operates a train from Manchester Airport to Leeds hourly. Tickets cost £20 - £35 and the journey takes 1h 26m.

Recommended airport

Manchester (MAN)

  1. Manchester Airport
  2. Wakefield
1h 45m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£22 - £121
Other nearby airports

Leeds Bradford (LBA)

  1. Leeds Bradford Airport
  2. Leeds
  3. Wakefield
54 min
Cheapest
£5 - £95

Birmingham (BHX)

  1. Birmingham New Street
  2. Wakefield
2h 38m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£58 - £255

Liverpool (LPL)

  1. Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport
  2. Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Wakefield
2h 51m
£29 - £133

Newcastle (NCL)

  1. Newcastle
  2. Wakefield
3h 5m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£57 - £183

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Wakefield is Leeds Bradford (LBA) Airport which is 14.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include Manchester (MAN) (39 miles), Liverpool (LPL) (61 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (86.1 miles) and Newcastle (NCL) (94.5 miles).

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It takes 1h 45m to get from Wakefield to Manchester (MAN) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Manchester (MAN) Airport, which is 39 miles away from Wakefield. The train from Manchester (MAN) to Wakefield takes 1h 45m.

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There are 209+ hotels available in Wakefield. Prices start at £87 per night.

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