How to travel from Wakefield to Leeds

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Travel Information to Leeds from Wakefield

distanceDistance8 miles (13 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $6
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $3 (€3) • 14 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $3 (€3) • 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBus or Northern Rail

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 8 miles (13 km) from Wakefield to Leeds. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 14 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $3 (€3). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Bus or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Wakefield to Leeds.

Travel Tips: Travel from Wakefield to Leeds

Travel 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.

There are 4 ways to get from Wakefield to Leeds: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Leeds from Wakefield is by taking a train, which costs on average $3 (€3).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leeds:

A train is $3 (€3) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Wakefield to Leeds costing on average $6 (€6).

The fastest way from Wakefield to Leeds is by train with an average journey time of 14 min.

There are alternative travel options to Leeds that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Leeds by bus can take on average 35 min.

The distance is approximately 8 miles (13 km) from Wakefield to Leeds.

The average frequency per day from Wakefield to Leeds is:

  • 77 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Leeds from Wakefield as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Wakefield to Leeds:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Wakefield, Wakefield to Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.
  • Most travelers take a train from Wakefield Westgate to Leeds Railway Station.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Wakefield to Leeds:

  • You can go to Leeds from Wakefield by bus with Bus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $6 (€6) with Bus from Wakefield to Leeds on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Wakefield and Leeds with Northern Rail, and you can find Northern Rail Wakefield to Leeds tickets for $3 (€3) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Wakefield to Leeds don't make Leeds their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Leeds are London, Manchester or Glasgow, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Leeds to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Wakefield to Leeds, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $6 (€6) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $3 (€3) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Wakefield to Leeds online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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