You can get from Manchester to Wakefield by train, bus or flight.
To get from Manchester to Wakefield on 18 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||£9 - £28|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £9 • 1 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Coach • £9 • 1 h 35 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Transpennine Express|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 33 miles to Wakefield from Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Wakefield.
You can travel between Manchester and Wakefield 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way from Manchester to Wakefield is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £9 compared to other travel options to Wakefield:
A coach is generally £19 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £28 from Manchester to Wakefield.
The quickest way to travel from Manchester to Wakefield is by coach, which takes on average 1 h 35 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by train can take 1 h 44 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 33 miles from Manchester to Wakefield.
The average frequency per day from Manchester to Wakefield is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Manchester and Wakefield as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Manchester to Wakefield:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Wakefield, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before travelling from Manchester to Wakefield, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Manchester to Wakefield tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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