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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1 h 43 m
1 h 59 m
Trains per day
Of the 2 trains that leave Birmingham for Wakefield every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||1 h 40 min|
|Average train ticket price||£69 (€79)|
|Train providers||Cross Country|
Trains from Birmingham to Wakefield cover the 84 miles long route taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £69, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £67. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Wakefield Westgate.
CrossCountry trains will get you from Birmingham to Wakefield from £67. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Wakefield from Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket to Wakefield from Birmingham online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Birmingham to Wakefield as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains between Birmingham and Wakefield start at £67 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 84 miles (136 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train to Wakefield from Birmingham. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Birmingham to Wakefield CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!
Train information from Birmingham to Wakefield with CrossCountry:
There are a few train stations in Birmingham to start your route from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International. In Wakefield you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Wakefield Westgate and Wakefield Kirkgate.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Wakefield Westgate.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre 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 centre.
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