Sheffield to Wakefield by train
Travelling from Sheffield to Wakefield by train
Fast trains from Sheffield to Wakefield take around 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 34 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Wakefield.
1. Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Wakefield?
Direct trains from Sheffield to Wakefield have been found.
We usually find around 64 direct trains on the route from Sheffield to Wakefield every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 52 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Sheffield to Wakefield?
The Sheffield to Wakefield train travel time is normally about 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Sheffield to Wakefield train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Wakefield is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 05:15 and the last train is around 00:15.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 05:15, and the last at 23:47.
What's the Sheffield to Wakefield train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Sheffield to Wakefield are $5.49, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $5, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Wakefield by train.
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Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Wakefield?
More than one train company operates on the route from Sheffield to Wakefield, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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