Wakefield to Middlesbrough by train

  • First train
    05:18
  • Last train
    00:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 50m
  • Distance
    101 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    26
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 59m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Wakefield to Middlesbrough by train

Fast trains from Wakefield to Middlesbrough take around 1 hour and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 101 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wakefield and Middlesbrough.

1. Are there direct trains from Wakefield to Middlesbrough?

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

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Wakefield to Middlesbrough 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 31 departures.

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

The Wakefield to Middlesbrough train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Middlesbrough is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 05:18 and the last train is around 00:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 06:08, and the last at 00:07.

When to book Wakefield to Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wakefield and Middlesbrough?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • 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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