Wakefield to Skegness by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Wakefield to Skegness by train
Fast trains from Wakefield to Skegness take around 2 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 136 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wakefield and Skegness.
1. Are there direct trains from Wakefield to Skegness?
Journeys between Wakefield and Skegness usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 14 departures on the route from Wakefield to Skegness 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 20 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Wakefield to Skegness?
The Wakefield to Skegness train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Wakefield to Skegness train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Skegness is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 05:18 and the last train is around 20:28.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 05:18, and the last at 22:28.
What's the Wakefield to Skegness train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Wakefield to Skegness are $16.02.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $16 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $30. 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 Wakefield to Skegness 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 Skegness by train.
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Which train companies operate between Wakefield and Skegness?
More than one train company operates on the route from Wakefield to Skegness, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- East Midlands Trains
- London North Eastern Railway
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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