Trains to Wakefield

From mining adventures to rhubarb festivals, Wakefield is full of surprises

Our website offers cheap fares on LNER trains to Wakefield Westgate - with no booking fees!

Some of our key routes to and from Wakefield Westgate include trains to Leeds, Doncaster, and the Yorkshire Dales, enjoying views of the rolling countryside along the east coast.

Just over 10 minutes south of Leeds, many LNER services stop at Wakefield Westgate on their journey between Bradford and London.

Fact About Wakefield
Wakefield cathedral has the tallest spire in Yorkshire — at 75 metres it can be seen for miles around

Popular trains to Wakefield Westgate

Leeds to Wakefield Westgate

Saturday 30 Dec 2023
330% greener than a car

London Kings Cross to Wakefield Westgate

Monday 8 Jan 2024
330% greener than a car

These percentages were calculated using our Carbon Calculator.

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Wakefield's best bits

Scratch beneath the surface and you'll find a wealth of unique discoveries in Wakefield.

From the interactive coal mining museum and high-octane adventures at Xscape, to the peaceful refinement of the sculpture park and the joyful eccentricity of the rhubarb festival, Wakefield is a welcome surprise.

Plus, when you join LNER Perks you'll get £5 free and 2% credit back every time you travel with us.

Things to do in Wakefield Westgate

From a 1,000-year-old cathedral to 140m-deep mines, Wakefield is a city full of wonderful contrasts.

Where to eat in Wakefield

If you get the munchies in Wakefield then here's where you should head.

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