London to Wakefield by train
Travelling from London to Wakefield by train
Fast trains from London to Wakefield take around 1 hour and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 258 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between London and Wakefield.
1. Are there direct trains from London to Wakefield?
Direct trains from London to Wakefield have been found.
We usually find around 53 direct trains on the route from London to Wakefield every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 46 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from London to Wakefield?
The London to Wakefield train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the London to Wakefield train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Wakefield is usually scheduled to depart London around 05:50 and the last train is around 21:35.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves London around 05:55, and the last at 22:00.
What's the London to Wakefield train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from London to Wakefield are $16.36.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $16 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $43. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book London 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 London to Wakefield by train.
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Which train companies operate between London and Wakefield?
More than one train company operates on the route from London to Wakefield, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- London North Eastern Railway
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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