Wakefield to Hull by train

  • First train
    05:43
  • Last train
    21:50
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 16m
  • Distance
    77 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    58
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 32m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Wakefield to Hull by train

Fast trains from Wakefield to Hull take around 1 hour and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 77 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wakefield and Hull.

1. Are there direct trains from Wakefield to Hull?

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

We usually find around 55 departures on the route from Wakefield to Hull 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 64 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Wakefield to Hull?

The Wakefield to Hull train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Wakefield to Hull train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Hull is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 05:43 and the last train is around 21:50. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 05:43, and the last at 21:48.

When to book Wakefield to Hull 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 Hull by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wakefield and Hull?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern 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

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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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