Blackpool to Wakefield by train

  • First train
    04:46
  • Last train
    23:13
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 22m
  • Distance
    103 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    36
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 17m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Blackpool to Wakefield by train

Fast trains from Blackpool to Wakefield take around 2 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 103 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Blackpool and Wakefield.

1. Are there direct trains from Blackpool to Wakefield?

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

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Blackpool to Wakefield 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 49 departures.

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

The Blackpool to Wakefield train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Wakefield is usually scheduled to depart Blackpool around 04:46 and the last train is around 23:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Blackpool around 04:46, and the last at 23:06.

When to book Blackpool 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 Blackpool to Wakefield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Blackpool and Wakefield?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central Railway
  • 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.

Wakefield to Blackpool by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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