The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 31 m
3 h 40 m
Trains per day
Of the 3 trains that leave Edinburgh for Wakefield every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||170 miles (274 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 29 min|
|Average train ticket price||$78 (€73)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 11 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country|
Trains from Edinburgh to Wakefield cover the 170 miles (274 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 29 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $49 (€45), but the average price of train tickets is $78 (€73). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Wakefield Westgate.
Find the best trains from Edinburgh to Wakefield with Omio's travel partners First TransPennine Express 3 and CrossCountry from $49 (€45). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Edinburgh and Wakefield you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Find the perfect CrossCountry train to Wakefield from Edinburgh for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Wakefield from Edinburgh. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 170 miles (274 km) on this trip and your CrossCountry Edinburgh to Wakefield train ticket can cost as little as $164 (€152) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Edinburgh to Wakefield in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!
Train information from Edinburgh to Wakefield with CrossCountry:
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First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh to Wakefield train information:
When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. When arriving in Wakefield, you can end your trip in train stations like Wakefield Westgate and Wakefield Kirkgate.
Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley to Wakefield Westgate most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Wakefield most often arrive at Wakefield Westgate and need to travel around 0.3 miles (536 m) from this train station to the city center.
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