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

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Train LNER  •  50m

  1. Take the train from Wakefield Westgate to Harrogate

$12 - $19

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Train Northern Rail  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Hornbeam Park

$9 - $48

3 alternative options

Line 110 bus, line 36 bus  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the line 110 bus from St Johns, Leeds Road St Johns North to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn 110 / ...
  2. Take the line 36 bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to West Park, Beech Grove 36

Taxi  •  38m

  1. Take a taxi from Wakefield to Harrogate 25.5 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  38m

  1. Drive from Wakefield to Harrogate 25.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Wakefield to Harrogate is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38m.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Wakefield to Harrogate. However, there are services departing from St Johns, Leeds Road St Johns North and arriving at West Park, Beech Grove via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 31m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wakefield Westgate and arriving at Harrogate. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50m.

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The distance between Wakefield and Harrogate is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Wakefield to Harrogate without a car is to train which takes 50m and costs £9 - £15.

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The train from Wakefield Westgate to Harrogate takes 50m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Wakefield to Harrogate bus services, operated by Arriva Yorkshire, depart from St Johns, Leeds Road St Johns North station.

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Wakefield to Harrogate train services, operated by LNER, depart from Wakefield Westgate station.

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The best way to get from Wakefield to Harrogate is to train which takes 50m and costs £9 - £15. Alternatively, you can line 110 bus and line 36 bus, which costs and takes 1h 31m.

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Map of how to get from Wakefield to Harrogate.
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  • Distance: 21.4 miles
  • Duration: 50m

What companies run services between Wakefield, England and Harrogate, England?

LNER operates a train from Wakefield to Harrogate once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wakefield to Harrogate via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn in around 1h 31m.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Wakefield Westgate to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$17 - $26
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
15m
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
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Johns, Leeds Road St Johns North to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Transdev Harrogate
Phone
01423 56 60 61
Email
hello@harrogatebus.co.uk
Website
harrogatebus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to West Park, Beech Grove
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
harrogatebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wakefield to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
38m
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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Wakefield to Harrogate bus services, operated by Transdev Harrogate, arrive at West Park, Beech Grove station.

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Wakefield to Harrogate train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Harrogate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wakefield to Harrogate is 26 miles. It takes approximately 38m to drive from Wakefield to Harrogate.

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