There are 7 ways to get from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

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  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds

$4 - $45

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Wakefield to Leeds 11.2 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Wakefield City Centre, Union Street (Adj Wakefield Bus Station) to Crown Point Road (Crown Point Bridge - Brewery Car Park) 110 / ...

$2 - $9

Line 110 bus  •  39 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 - $4

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds 10.5 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds 10.5 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds 10.5 miles

$21 - $30

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $45 and the journey takes 13 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Arriva Yorkshire operates a bus from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 38 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
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
$6 - $9
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$4 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wakefield City Centre, Union Street (Adj Wakefield Bus Station) to Crown Point Road (Crown Point Bridge - Brewery Car Park)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Wakefield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
ASSIST
$21 - $30
uberX
$21 - $30
UberEXEC
$28 - $40
uberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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

How far is it from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds?

The distance between Wakefield (Station) and Leeds is 13 km. The road distance is 17 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds?

The cheapest way to get from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds?

The quickest way to get from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs £30 - £40.

Is there a direct train between Wakefield (Station) and Leeds?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wakefield Westgate and arriving at Leeds. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

Is there a direct bus between Wakefield (Station) and Leeds?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wakefield City Centre, Union Street (Adj Wakefield Bus Station) and arriving at Crown Point Road (Crown Point Bridge - Brewery Car Park). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

How long does it take to get from Wakefield (Station) to Leeds?

The train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.