Wakefield to Huddersfield by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:16
  • Last train
    21:52
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    27m

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.

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 16 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 33 departures.

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.

What are the Wakefield to Huddersfield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Huddersfield is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 06:16 and the last train is around 21:52. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 06:16, and the last at 22:21.

When to book Wakefield to Huddersfield 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 Wakefield to Huddersfield by train.

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 Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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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