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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

LNER
12:003h30
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:30Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
£2651One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
06:063h16
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:22Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
£3721One-way
0 changes
CrossCountry
07:013h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:21Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
£3721One-way
0 changes
CrossCountry
08:063h16
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:22Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
£3721One-way
0 changes
CrossCountry
09:053h16
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:21Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
£3721One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
CrossCountry
06:063h16
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:22Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
0 changes
CrossCountry
07:013h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:21Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
0 changes
CrossCountry
08:063h16
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:22Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
0 changes
CrossCountry
09:053h16
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:21Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
0 changes
CrossCountry
10:033h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:22Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

3 h 18 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

274 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) for Wakefield Westgate (WKF) every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

CrossCountry
11:063h15
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:21Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
£3721One-way
0 changes
CrossCountry
06:063h16
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:22Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
£3721One-way
0 changes
CrossCountry
08:063h16
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:22Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
£3721One-way
0 changes
CrossCountry
09:053h16
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:21Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
£3721One-way
0 changes
CrossCountry
13:053h17
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:22Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
£3721One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF)

distanceDistance170 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£71 (€81)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or East Coast

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) cover the 170 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 29 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or East Coast. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £71, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £69. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Wakefield Westgate.

Train providers: CrossCountry and East Coast trains Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF)

Travel between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Wakefield Westgate (WKF) from £175 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry and East Coast! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

Train information from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 24 min
  • Cheapest Price: £175
  • East Coast frequency: 6 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) 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 Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) can start from as little as £69 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) is £71; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) train time is 3 h 29 min   covering the 170 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) leaves at 06: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) leaves at 09: 30.
Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) with CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry or East Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 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 trip to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 29 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Wakefield Westgate (WKF) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (727 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

Trains arriving to Wakefield Westgate

Distance from Wakefield Westgate to city center
Distance from Wakefield Westgate to city center
0.5 miles (806 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stop (W9) in the short-stay car park.
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: A small number are accessible, therefore advance notification (via station) ensures they are available when required | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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