Wakefield to London train

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Cheap train tickets from Wakefield to London

Showing times and prices for 17 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
06:263h13
Wakefield Kirkgate (WKK)
09:39London St Pancras International (STP)
£1641One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
05:182h12
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
07:30London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1821One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
07:131h46
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
08:59London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1821One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
06:182h12
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
08:30London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1821One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
06:541h55
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
08:49London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1821One-way
0 changes

Train timetableWakefield to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 April
London North Eastern Railway
05:182h12
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
07:30London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:432h07
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
07:50London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
06:182h12
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
08:30London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
06:263h13
Wakefield Kirkgate (WKK)
09:39London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
06:541h55
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
08:49London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
07:131h46
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
08:59London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes

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Train times from Wakefield to London

Showing times and prices for 17 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 46 m

Average

2 h 14 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

259 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Wakefield for London every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
07:131h46
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
08:59London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1821One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
06:541h55
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
08:49London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1821One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:432h07
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
07:50London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1821One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:182h12
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
07:30London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1821One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
06:182h12
Wakefield Westgate (WKF)
08:30London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1821One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Wakefield to London

distanceDistance160 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£74 (€82)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Trains or First Hull Trains

Trains from Wakefield to London cover the 160 miles long route taking on average 1 h 54 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Trains or First Hull Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £30, but the average price of train tickets is £74. Travellers depart most frequently from Wakefield Westgate and arrive in London Euston.

Train companies: East Coast, Grand Central Trains and East Midlands Trains trains Wakefield to London

East Coast, Grand Central Trains and East Midlands Trains trains will get you to London from Wakefield from £26. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

East Midlands Trains from Wakefield to London train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 29 min
  • Cheapest Price: £74

Trains from Wakefield to London

Trains from Wakefield to London depart from Wakefield Westgate as well as Wakefield Kirkgate Station. The first train departs early in the morning at 5:18 a.m. and the last train departs at 22:53 p.m. Regular trains travel between Wakefield and London stations throughput the day. Trains arrive at London King's Cross Station or London St. Pancras Station. The journey by rail lasts for two hours. However there are also one-change and two-change options that take longer. The length of the journey varies depending on the trip selected. Trains between Wakefield and London are provided by CrossCountry, East Coast, East Midlands Trains and Northern rail

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FAQs: Wakefield to London train

FAQs: Travel by train from Wakefield to London 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 London.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Wakefield to London can start from as little as £30 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Wakefield to London is £73; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to London from Wakefield is on average 1 h 54 min   for the 160 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Wakefield to London by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Wakefield to London leaves at 05: 18. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Wakefield to London leaves at 21: 35.
There are 25 trains a day from Wakefield to London which require at least one change with East Coast, Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Trains or First Hull Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to London. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Wakefield to London.
For the best Wakefield to London train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Coast, Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Trains or First Hull Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to London from Wakefield to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 35.

When departing from Wakefield, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Wakefield Westgate, Wakefield Kirkgate and Wakefield Westgate railway station. When arriving in London, you can end your route in train stations like London Euston, London St Pancras International and London Kings Cross.

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 London Euston, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Wakefield to London by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Wakefield to London including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Wakefield and London

Wakefield
London
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 London.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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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.
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ParkingParking
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phone
Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transport options for Wakefield Kirkgate
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off outside the station entrance.
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