There are 4 ways to get from York to Pontefract by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from York to Pontefract is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.
The quickest way to get from York to Pontefract is to train which costs £5 - £9 and takes 31 min.
No, there is no direct bus from York to Pontefract. However, there are services departing from York, Low Ousegate (Clifford's Tower Area) and arriving at Pontefract, Stuart Road Swimming Baths via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from York and arriving at Pontefract Baghill. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 31 min.
The distance between York and Pontefract is 21 miles. The road distance is 28.3 miles.
The best way to get from York to Pontefract without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs £5 - £9.
The train from York to Pontefract Baghill takes 31 min including transfers and departs twice daily.
York to Pontefract bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, depart from York, Low Ousegate (Clifford's Tower Area) station.
What companies run services between York, England and Pontefract, England?
Northern Rail operates a train from York to Pontefract twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from York to Pontefract via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 2 h 6 min.
Train from York to Pontefract Baghill
- Ave. Duration
- 31 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $7 - $12
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