Northern Rail operates a train from York to Pontefract twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, Yorkshire Coastliner operates a bus from York to Pontefract every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 50 min. Arriva Yorkshire also services this route every 30 minutes.
From York train to Pontefract Baghill. 33 min £6. From York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) bus to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) then line 410 bus to Pontefract, Bus Station (Pontefract Bus Station). 1 h 58 min £9. From York taxi to Pontefract. 32 min £92. From York drive to Pontefract. 32 min £5.