There are 5 ways to get from Pontefract to Goole by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Pontefract Monkhill to Goole

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 476 bus, line 401 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 476 bus from Pontefract, Bus Station (Pontefract Bus Station) to Selby, Park Street Shelter (Station Road) 476
  2. Take the line 401 bus from Selby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Selby Bus Station) to Goole Interchange (Railway Station) 401 / ...

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Pontefract, Southgate General Hospital (Pontefarct General Hospital) to Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Interchange (Frenchgate Shopping Centre) 408 / ...
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Goole

$11 - $17

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pontefract to Goole 20.4 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Pontefract to Goole 20.4 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Pontefract to Goole is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pontefract to Goole is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pontefract station to Goole station. However, there are services departing from Pontefract, Bus Station (Pontefract Bus Station) and arriving at Goole Interchange (Railway Station) via Selby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Selby Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pontefract Monkhill and arriving at Goole. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Pontefract and Goole is 18 miles. The road distance is 20.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Pontefract to Goole without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs £5 - £8.

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The train from Pontefract Monkhill to Goole takes 39 min including transfers and departs six times a week.

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Pontefract to Goole bus services, operated by Arriva Yorkshire, arrive at Pontefract, Bus Station (Pontefract Bus Station).

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Map of how to get from Pontefract to Goole.
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  • Distance: 17.9 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Pontefract, England and Goole, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Pontefract to Goole 6 times a week. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pontefract to Goole via Selby, Park Street Shelter (Station Road) and Selby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Selby Bus Station) in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Pontefract Monkhill to Goole
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Goole
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Pontefract, Bus Station (Pontefract Bus Station) to Selby, Park Street Shelter (Station Road)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Selby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Selby Bus Station) to Goole Interchange (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Pontefract, Southgate General Hospital (Pontefarct General Hospital) to Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Interchange (Frenchgate Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Pontefract to Goole
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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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