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Travelling from Derby to Wakefield by train

Fast trains from Derby to Wakefield take around 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 85 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Derby and Wakefield.

Are there direct trains from Derby to Wakefield?

Direct trains from Derby to Wakefield have been found.

We usually find around 31 direct trains on the route from Derby to Wakefield every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Derby to Wakefield?

The Derby to Wakefield train travel time is normally about 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Derby to Wakefield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Wakefield is usually scheduled to depart Derby around 05:56 and the last train is around 21:37. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Derby around 06:38, and the last at 22:58.

When to book Derby to Wakefield train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Derby to Wakefield by train.

Which train companies operate between Derby and Wakefield?

More than one train company operates on the route from Derby to Wakefield, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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