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There are 6 ways to get from Wakefield to Huddersfield by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Wakefield Kirkgate to Huddersfield

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 126 bus, line 202 bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 126 bus from Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station to Dewsbury, Bus Station 126 / ...
  2. Take the line 202 bus from Dewsbury, Bus Station to Huddersfield Town Centre, Northumberland Street 202 / ...

$5 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Wakefield City Centre, Westgate to Huddersfield Town Centre, Kirkgate 231 / ...

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wakefield to Huddersfield 14 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Wakefield to Huddersfield 14 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Wakefield to Huddersfield 14 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Wakefield to Huddersfield is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wakefield to Huddersfield is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wakefield City Centre, Westgate and arriving at Huddersfield Town Centre, Kirkgate. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wakefield Kirkgate and arriving at Huddersfield. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Wakefield and Huddersfield is 12 miles. The road distance is 14 miles.

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The best way to get from Wakefield to Huddersfield without a car is to train which takes 24 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Wakefield Kirkgate to Huddersfield takes 24 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Wakefield to Huddersfield bus services, operated by Yorkshire Tiger, depart from Wakefield City Centre, Westgate station.

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Wakefield to Huddersfield train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Wakefield Kirkgate station.

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The best way to get from Wakefield to Huddersfield is to train which takes 24 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Wakefield to Huddersfield.
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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Wakefield to Huddersfield hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 24 min. Alternatively, Yorkshire Tiger operates a bus from Wakefield to Huddersfield every 4 hours, and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Yorkshire Tiger
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Wakefield to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wakefield City Centre, Bus Station to Dewsbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dewsbury, Bus Station to Huddersfield Town Centre, Northumberland Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Wakefield to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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uber.com
Assist
$27 - $40
UberX
$27 - $40
Exec
$30 - $50
UberXL
$35 - $55
Taxi from Wakefield to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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Wakefield to Huddersfield bus services, operated by Yorkshire Tiger, arrive at Huddersfield Town Centre, Kirkgate station.

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Wakefield to Huddersfield train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Huddersfield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wakefield to Huddersfield is 14 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Wakefield to Huddersfield.

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