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Travelling from York to Halifax by train

Fast trains from York to Halifax take around 1 hour and 10 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 56 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between York and Halifax.

Are there direct trains from York to Halifax?

Direct trains from York to Halifax have been found.

We usually find around 30 direct trains on the route from York to Halifax every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 29 departures.

How long is the train journey from York to Halifax?

The York to Halifax train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 10 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the York to Halifax train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Halifax is usually scheduled to depart York around 05:18 and the last train is around 22:17. At weekends the first train of the day leaves York around 05:18, and the last at 21:19.

When to book York to Halifax 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 York to Halifax by train.

Which train companies operate between York and Halifax?

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

  • 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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