Wakefield to Huddersfield by train
Travelling from Wakefield to Huddersfield by train
Fast trains from Wakefield to Huddersfield take around 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 19 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wakefield and Huddersfield.
1. Are there direct trains from Wakefield to Huddersfield?
Journeys between Wakefield and Huddersfield usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.
We usually find around 65 departures on the route from Wakefield to Huddersfield 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 81 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Wakefield to Huddersfield?
The Wakefield to Huddersfield train travel time is normally about 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Wakefield to Huddersfield train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Huddersfield is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 06:13 and the last train is around 00:12.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 06:16, and the last at 00:07.
What's the Wakefield to Huddersfield train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Wakefield to Huddersfield are $5.24, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $5, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Wakefield to Huddersfield train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
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Which train companies operate between Wakefield and Huddersfield?
More than one train company operates on the route from Wakefield to Huddersfield, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First TransPennine Express
- Grand Central
- Grand Central Railway
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Huddersfield to Wakefield by train