Lincoln to Wakefield by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:26
  • Last train
    21:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 15m

Travelling from Lincoln to Wakefield by train

Fast trains from Lincoln to Wakefield take around 1 hour and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 82 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lincoln and Wakefield.

Are there direct trains from Lincoln to Wakefield?

Journeys between Lincoln and Wakefield usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Lincoln to Wakefield every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 23 departures.

How long is the train journey from Lincoln to Wakefield?

The Lincoln to Wakefield train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lincoln to Wakefield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Wakefield is usually scheduled to depart Lincoln around 05:26 and the last train is around 21:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lincoln around 07:00, and the last at 19:43.

When to book Lincoln 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 Lincoln to Wakefield by train.

Which train companies operate between Lincoln and Wakefield?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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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