Wakefield to Leeds train

Cheap train tickets from Wakefield to Leeds

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

3

Average

3

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.

Cheapest
06:14AMWakefield Westgate0h17 06:31AMLeeds Railway Station
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31One-way
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12:11AMWakefield Westgate0h18 12:29AMLeeds Railway Station
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31One-way
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06:16AMWakefield Kirkgate0h28 06:44AMLeeds Railway Station
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31One-way
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06:49AMWakefield Kirkgate0h35 07:24AMLeeds Railway Station
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31One-way
06:29AMWakefield Westgate0h18 06:47AMLeeds Railway Station
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41One-way

Train schedule from Wakefield to Leeds

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, September 27
12:02AMWakefield Westgate0h20 12:22AMLeeds Railway Station
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12:11AMWakefield Westgate0h18 12:29AMLeeds Railway Station
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06:14AMWakefield Westgate0h17 06:31AMLeeds Railway Station
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06:16AMWakefield Kirkgate0h28 06:44AMLeeds Railway Station
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06:29AMWakefield Westgate0h18 06:47AMLeeds Railway Station
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06:49AMWakefield Kirkgate0h35 07:24AMLeeds Railway Station
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Fastest train times from Wakefield to Leeds

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

17 m

Average

22 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

13 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Wakefield for Leeds every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:14AMWakefield Westgate0h17 06:31AMLeeds Railway Station
0 transfers
31One-way
06:29AMWakefield Westgate0h18 06:47AMLeeds Railway Station
0 transfers
41One-way
12:11AMWakefield Westgate0h18 12:29AMLeeds Railway Station
0 transfers
31One-way
12:02AMWakefield Westgate0h20 12:22AMLeeds Railway Station
0 transfers
41One-way
06:16AMWakefield Kirkgate0h28 06:44AMLeeds Railway Station
0 transfers
31One-way

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Overview: Train from Wakefield to Leeds

distanceDistance8 miles (13 km)
durationAverage train duration20 min
priceAverage train ticket price$3 (€3)
frequencyTrain frequency80 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 76 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Northern Rail

Trains from Wakefield to Leeds cover the 8 miles (13 km) long trip taking on average 20 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 80 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $3 (€3), but the average price of train tickets is $3 (€3). Travelers depart most frequently from Wakefield Westgate and arrive in Leeds Railway Station.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) and CrossCountry from Wakefield to Leeds trains

Travel to Leeds from Wakefield from $3 (€3) with Omio’s train partners Northern Rail (3) and CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Northern Rail (3)
CrossCountry

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train operating companies in the United Kingdom. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys between Wakefield and Leeds. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Wakefield to Leeds train information:

  • Average Duration: 15 min
  • Average Price: $3
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 43 a day

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Wakefield to Leeds you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Are you making plans to travel between Wakefield and Leeds? Why not take a train with CrossCountry? Omio can show you current CrossCountry train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Wakefield to Leeds trains all in one place. On the CrossCountry train, you can expect to travel 8 miles (13 km) from Wakefield to Leeds. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Wakefield to Leeds, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way CrossCountry train to Leeds from Wakefield, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

CrossCountry from Wakefield to Leeds train information:

  • Average Duration: 14 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 15 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Wakefield to Leeds

Travel by train to Leeds easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Wakefield to Leeds.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Wakefield to Leeds trains for as little as $3 (€3)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Wakefield to Leeds train price to come in at an average of $3 (€3)  one way.
The Wakefield to Leeds train distance is approximately 8 miles (13 km).
The train time between Wakefield and Leeds is on average 20 min  for the 8 miles (13 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Wakefield to Leeds by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Wakefield to start your trip from including Wakefield Westgate and Wakefield Kirkgate. In Leeds you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Leeds Railway Station and Leeds.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Wakefield Westgate   and arrive in Leeds Railway Station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Wakefield Westgate, which is located around 0.3 miles (536 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Leeds Railway Station, located 0.5 miles (849 m) away from the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Wakefield to Leeds, you can rely on London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Northern Rail to get you to Leeds. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Wakefield to Leeds route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 76 direct trains from Wakefield to Leeds per day with Northern Rail or Cross Country  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Wakefield for Leeds is 80 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Wakefield to Leeds train departs at 5: 14 AM   and the last train from Wakefield to Leeds leaves at 11: 11 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Wakefield to Leeds on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you purchase the Wakefield to Leeds train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $3 (€3). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Wakefield and Leeds. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Wakefield
Leeds
Wakefield Westgate is the most popular Wakefield railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Wakefield for your trip to Leeds.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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Public transit options for Wakefield Westgate
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stop (W9) in the short-stay car park.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transit options for Wakefield Kirkgate
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off outside the station entrance.

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