Edinburgh to Wakefield by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Edinburgh to Wakefield by train
Fast trains from Edinburgh to Wakefield take around 3 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 275 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Wakefield.
1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Wakefield?
Direct trains from Edinburgh to Wakefield have been found.
We usually find around 19 direct trains on the route from Edinburgh to Wakefield every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 16 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Wakefield?
The Edinburgh to Wakefield train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Edinburgh to Wakefield train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Wakefield is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 06:06 and the last train is around 18:08.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Edinburgh to Wakefield train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Edinburgh to Wakefield are $29.01.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $38 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $52. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Wakefield by train.
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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Wakefield?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Edinburgh to Wakefield.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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