There are 4 ways to get from York to Wakefield by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 37 min
$30 - $55
Bus, line 110 bus • 1 h 46 min
$10 - $14
2 alternative options
Taxi • 36 min
$110 - $140
Drive • 36 min
$7 - $10
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from York to Wakefield is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36 min.
The quickest way to get from York to Wakefield is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 36 min.
No, there is no direct bus from York to Wakefield. However, there are services departing from York, Clifford Street and arriving at Wakefield City Centre, Westmorland Street via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from York and arriving at Wakefield Westgate. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.
The distance between York and Wakefield is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.4 miles.
The best way to get from York to Wakefield without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs £26 - £40.
The train from York to Wakefield Westgate takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.
York to Wakefield bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, depart from York, Clifford Street station.
York to Wakefield train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from York station.
The best way to get from York to Wakefield is to train which takes 37 min and costs £26 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus and line 110 bus, which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 46 min.
What companies run services between York, England and Wakefield, England?
CrossCountry operates a train from York to Wakefield hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from York to Wakefield via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn in around 1 h 46 min.
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Train from York to Wakefield Westgate
- Ave. Duration
- 37 min
- Estimated price
- $30 - $55
- Advanced Single
- $24 - $40
- Anytime Single
- $30 - $55
- Off-Peak Single
- $19 - $29
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More Questions & Answers
York to Wakefield bus services, operated by Arriva Yorkshire, arrive at Wakefield City Centre, Westmorland Street station.
York to Wakefield train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Wakefield Westgate station.
Yes, the driving distance between York to Wakefield is 32 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from York to Wakefield.
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