There are 5 ways to get from Wakefield (Station) to Harrogate by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Wakefield Westgate to Harrogate

$13 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 110 bus, line 36 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 110 bus from Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) 110 / ...
  2. Take the line 36 bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to West Park, Beech Grove (West Park Street) 36

$10 - $11

3 alternative options

Train Northern Rail  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Harrogate

$10 - $58

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wakefield (Station) to Harrogate 25.5 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Wakefield (Station) to Harrogate 25.5 miles

$5 - $8

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

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from Wakefield (Station) to Harrogate 6 times a week. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wakefield (Station) to Harrogate via Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station) and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Wakefield Westgate to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Leeds to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$11 - $18
1st Class
$20 - $30
Northern Rail
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$4 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Harrogate and District T
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to West Park, Beech Grove (West Park Street)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Other operators
Taxi from Wakefield (Station) to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wakefield (Station) and Harrogate is 34 km. The road distance is 41 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wakefield (Station) to Harrogate is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Wakefield (Station) to Harrogate is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs £70 - £85.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wakefield Westgate and arriving at Harrogate. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Wakefield (Station) to Harrogate. However, there are services departing from Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station (Wakefield Bus Station) and arriving at West Park, Beech Grove (West Park Street) via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

The train from Wakefield Westgate to Harrogate takes 50 min including transfers and departs six times a week.