Wakefield to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets from Wakefield to Edinburgh

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Cheapest

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

London North Eastern Railway
08:485h14
Wakefield
14:02Edinburgh
£591One-way
0 changes

Train timetableWakefield to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
London North Eastern Railway
08:485h14
Wakefield
14:02Edinburgh
0 changes

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Train times from Wakefield to Edinburgh

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Fastest Journey

5 h 14 m

Average

5 h 14 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

275 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Wakefield for Edinburgh every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
08:485h14
Wakefield
14:02Edinburgh
£591One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Wakefield to Edinburgh

distanceDistance170 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price£60 (€67)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry, East Coast, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Wakefield to Edinburgh cover the 170 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 17 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, East Coast, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £60, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Wakefield Westgate and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: CrossCountry, East Coast and Virgin Trains trains Wakefield to Edinburgh

Find the best trains between Wakefield and Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry, East Coast and Virgin Trains from £99. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

    FAQs: Wakefield to Edinburgh train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Wakefield to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Wakefield to Edinburgh can start from as little as £43 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Wakefield to Edinburgh is £60; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Wakefield to Edinburgh train travel time is 3 h 17 min   for the 170 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Wakefield to Edinburgh leaves at 05: 15. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Wakefield to Edinburgh leaves at 11: 14.
    Yes, it is possible to travel from Wakefield to Edinburgh without having to change trains with CrossCountry. There are 10 direct trains from Wakefield to Edinburgh each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
    Take the Wakefield to Edinburgh train with CrossCountry, East Coast, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Wakefield to Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    When departing from Wakefield, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Wakefield Westgate, Wakefield Kirkgate and Wakefield Westgate or Wakefield Kirkgate. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your journey in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Wakefield Westgate, which is located around 0.5 miles (806 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Edinburgh from Wakefield is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 17 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from Wakefield to Edinburgh is December.
    You have options as you can travel from Wakefield to Edinburgh 2 different ways: train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Wakefield and Edinburgh

    Wakefield
    Edinburgh
    Wakefield Westgate is the most popular Wakefield 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 Wakefield for your journey to Edinburgh.
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    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 345 722 5333
    Public transport options for Wakefield Westgate
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stop (W9) in the short-stay car park.
    Amenities at station
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 8002006060
    Public transport options for Wakefield Kirkgate
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off outside the station entrance.
    Wakefield Westgate or Wakefield KirkgateAccessibility
    Amenities at station
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    Wakefield Westgate railway stationAccessibility
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