Liverpool to Wakefield train

Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Wakefield

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Cheapest

£42

Average

£42

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.

Transpennine Express
09:54Liverpool2h28 12:22Wakefield
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£421One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:51Liverpool2h32 11:23Wakefield
0 changes
£421One-way

Train schedule Liverpool to Wakefield

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 August
East Midlands Railway
08:51Liverpool2h32 11:23Wakefield
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Transpennine Express
09:54Liverpool2h28 12:22Wakefield
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Fastest train times from Liverpool to Wakefield

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 28 m

Average

2 h 30 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

102 km

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

Transpennine Express
09:54Liverpool2h28 12:22Wakefield
0 changes
£421One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:51Liverpool2h32 11:23Wakefield
0 changes
£421One-way

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Overview: Train from Liverpool to Wakefield

distanceDistance63 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£42 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency30 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Liverpool to Wakefield cover the 63 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 28 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 30 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £42, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Wakefield Westgate.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains trains Liverpool to Wakefield

First TransPennine Express 3, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains trains will get you between Liverpool and Wakefield from £42. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

East Midlands Trains
First TransPennine Express 3
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Looking to travel by train to Wakefield from Liverpool? Omio can help you find that perfect trip with East Midlands Trains. Check Omio to see current East Midlands Trains train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Liverpool to Wakefield train and book East Midlands Trains tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Liverpool to Wakefield, you can expect to travel 63 miles (102 km) one-way with East Midlands Trains. If you search for trains from Liverpool to Wakefield in the Omio app, you can check if the East Midlands Trains ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with East Midlands Trains, we do the work for you to get you safely to Wakefield from Liverpool. Book that perfect Liverpool to Wakefield train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with East Midlands Trains!

Train information from Liverpool to Wakefield with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 26 min
  • East Midlands Trains frequency: 21 a day

Find cheap tickets for First TransPennine Express 3 trains from Liverpool to Wakefield on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Liverpool to Wakefield train timetable from First TransPennine Express 3, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 63 miles (102 km) trip between Liverpool and Wakefield, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Liverpool and Wakefield in the Omio app, you can check to see if the First TransPennine Express 3 trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the First TransPennine Express 3 train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Wakefield from Liverpool and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Wakefield from Liverpool with First TransPennine Express 3!

First TransPennine Express 3 from Liverpool to Wakefield train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 43 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 15 a day

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern 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. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys to Wakefield from Liverpool. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

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

  • Average Duration: 1 h 48 min
  • Average Price: £42
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Liverpool to Wakefield

Travel by train 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 Liverpool to Wakefield.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Liverpool and Wakefield for as little as £42  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Liverpool to Wakefield train to cost on average £42  one way.
The distance to Wakefield from Liverpool by train is approximately 63 miles.
The train time between Liverpool and Wakefield is on average 2 h 28 min  for the 63 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go from Liverpool to Wakefield by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train from Liverpool to Wakefield, you can choose to depart from train stations like Liverpool Lime Street and Liverpool Central. Your trip can end in train stations such as Wakefield Westgate and Wakefield Kirkgate.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Liverpool Lime Street   and arrive in Wakefield Westgate.

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Liverpool Lime Street and need to travel around 0.4 miles (692 m) 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.

If you're looking for trains from Liverpool to Wakefield, you can rely on Northern Rail, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service to get you to Wakefield. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Liverpool to Wakefield route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Liverpool for Wakefield is 30 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Liverpool to Wakefield leaves at 07: 27   and the last train for this leaves at 17: 54. Omio shows you the latest train from Liverpool to Wakefield schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you book Liverpool to Wakefield train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £42. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Liverpool to Wakefield. 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

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Wakefield
Liverpool Lime Street is the most popular Liverpool railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Liverpool for your journey to Wakefield.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
Public transport options for Liverpool Lime Street
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)
Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement services depart at the Bus stop on Skelhorne Street, near the Tesco Express. L3 5GA.
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Public transport options for Liverpool Central
Location for Rail Replacement Services: 32 Great Charlotte Street, Liverpool 1

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