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Duration 56 min
Distance 39 miles
Average price £70
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 30m.

Recommended airport

Manchester (MAN)

  1. Manchester Airport
  2. Wakefield
1h 51m
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£22 - £121
Other nearby airports

Leeds Bradford (LBA)

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

Birmingham (BHX)

  1. Birmingham New Street
  2. Wakefield
2h 54m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£53 - £255

Liverpool (LPL)

  1. Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Wakefield
3h 15m
£31 - £143

East Midlands (EMA)

  1. Derby
  2. Wakefield
2h 38m
£52 - £240

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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), East Midlands (EMA) (60 miles), Liverpool (LPL) (61 miles) and Birmingham (BHX) (86.1 miles).

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It takes 1h 51m 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 51m.

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There are 283+ hotels available in Wakefield. Prices start at £75 per night.

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