Doncaster to Wakefield train

Tue, 25 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Doncaster to Wakefield

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Doncaster to Wakefield is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
05:590h29
Doncaster
06:28Wakefield
£31One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
18:280h27
Doncaster
18:55Wakefield
£41One-way
0 changes

Train timetableDoncaster to Wakefield

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 25 June
Northern Rail
18:280h27
Doncaster
18:55Wakefield
0 changes
Northern Rail
05:590h29
Doncaster
06:28Wakefield
0 changes

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Train times from Doncaster to Wakefield

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Fastest Journey

27 m

Average

28 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

30 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Doncaster for Wakefield every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
18:280h27
Doncaster
18:55Wakefield
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
05:590h29
Doncaster
06:28Wakefield
£31One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Doncaster to Wakefield

distanceDistance18 miles
durationAverage train duration16 min
priceAverage train ticket price£4 (€5)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3), East Coast, Grand Central Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Doncaster to Wakefield cover the 18 miles long route taking on average 16 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), East Coast, Grand Central Trains or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £4, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Doncaster and arrive in Wakefield Westgate.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3), East Coast and Grand Central Trains trains Doncaster to Wakefield

Travel to Wakefield from Doncaster from £3 with Omio’s train partners Northern Rail (3), East Coast and Grand Central Trains! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

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

  • Average Duration: 27 min
  • Cheapest Price: £3
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Doncaster to Wakefield train

FAQs: Travel by train from Doncaster to Wakefield 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 Doncaster to Wakefield.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Doncaster to Wakefield can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Doncaster to Wakefield is £4; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Doncaster and Wakefield is on average 16 min   for the 18 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Wakefield from Doncaster by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Doncaster to Wakefield leaves at 04: 59. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Doncaster to Wakefield leaves at 20: 28.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Doncaster to Wakefield without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3), East Coast or CrossCountry. There are 25 direct trains from Doncaster to Wakefield each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Doncaster to Wakefield, you can count on Northern Rail (3), East Coast, Grand Central Trains or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to Wakefield. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Doncaster to Wakefield and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 28.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Doncaster, which is located around 0.5 miles (771 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Wakefield Westgate, located 0.5 miles (806 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Wakefield from Doncaster is worth doing with a journey time of 16 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Doncaster to Wakefield by train is April.
You have options as you can travel from Doncaster to Wakefield 2 different ways: train or coach.

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