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There are 4 ways to get from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to South Milford

$8 - $46

Cheapest option

Line 149 bus, line 493 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 149 bus from Wakefield City Centre, Kirkgate to Knottingley, Pontefract Rd Headlands Lane 148 / ...
  2. Take the line 493 bus from Knottingley, Pontefract Rd Headlands Lane to Sherburn in Elmet, Sherburn Crossroads 493

$6 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet 19.6 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet 19.6 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet is to taxi which costs £55 - £65 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet. However, there are services departing from Wakefield City Centre, Kirkgate and arriving at Sherburn in Elmet, Sherburn Crossroads via Knottingley, Pontefract Rd Headlands Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet. However, there are services departing from Wakefield Westgate and arriving at South Milford via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Wakefield and Sherburn in Elmet is 13 miles. The road distance is 19.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet without a car is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs £6 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet, including transfers.

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Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet bus services, operated by Arriva Yorkshire, depart from Wakefield City Centre, Kirkgate station.

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Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Wakefield Westgate station.

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The best way to get from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs £6 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 149 bus and line 493 bus, which costs £4 - £8 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet.
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

What companies run services between Wakefield, England and Sherburn in Elmet, England?

You can take a train from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet via Leeds in around 1 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet via Knottingley, Pontefract Rd Headlands Lane in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to South Milford
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds
Ave. Duration
15 min
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to South Milford
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $3
Off-Peak Day Single
$2 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wakefield City Centre, Kirkgate to Knottingley, Pontefract Rd Headlands Lane
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Knottingley, Pontefract Rd Headlands Lane to Sherburn in Elmet, Sherburn Crossroads
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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 Sherburn in Elmet bus services, operated by Arriva Yorkshire, arrive at Sherburn in Elmet, Sherburn Crossroads station.

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Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at South Milford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet is 20 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Wakefield to Sherburn in Elmet.

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