Wakefield Westgate

Address

Wakefield Westgate station
Mulberry Way
Wakefield
West Yorkshire
WF1 2QN

Station information

Facilities

Staffing level

Full time

Cash Machines

Baby Changing

Cafe/Bar

Self-Service Fastticket

Accessibility

Step Free Access

  • Lift access between Platforms 1 & 2
  • Wakefield has two RNIB 'Maps for All' -  located on the paved area outside the main entrance and inside the entrance from the short stay car park.

Accessible Ticket Machines

Accessible Booking Office Counter

Travel Centre Floor Walkers will assist any disabled passengers unable to access the booking office window

Staff Help Available

Opening hours
Monday - Friday
05:00 - 23:59
Saturday
05:00 - 23:59
Sunday
08:30 - 23:59

Seated Area

Customer Help Points

On Entry/Exit barriers to Long stay car park, also on Car park Pay on Foot machines

Waiting Room

Opening hours
Monday - Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Sunday
08:30 - 21:00

Platform 2. There is a 1st Class waiting room on platform 1. Open hours: Monday - Friday 05:00 - 21:00. Saturday 05:00 - 20:30. Sunday 08:00 - 21:00

Toilets

The toilets are located on Platform 1 and in the Waiting Room on Platform 2. The National key toilets are located on the Main Concourse; these toilets are operated by a RADAR key. A RADAR key is available from the Station Management Office on the Main Concourse.

Wheelchairs Available

Ramp For Train Access

Induction Loop

Impaired Mobility Set Down

Car Parking

Car Parking

Multi Storey Car Park

Spaces - 900
Charges
Off-peak: £5.00
Per Hour: £0.70
Per Day: £11.00
Weekly: £44.00
Monthly: £164.00
Three Months: £329.00
Six Months: £N/A
Annual: £1099.00

For a map of how to get to the car park, please click here.


Forecourt

Spaces - 0
Charges
Off-peak: £N/A
Per Hour: £2.00
Per Day: £N/A
Weekly: £N/A
Monthly: £N/A
Three Months: £N/A
Six Months: £N/A
Annual: £N/A

Transport

Bus/Travel link

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here

Taxi Rank

Wakefield Westgate is a large station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operators who accept bookings include Fleet 01924 379615.

First Class

First Class Lounge

Opening hours

Monday - Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 20:30
Sunday
08:15 - 20:45

 

Located

Behind gateline. Adjacent to Station Management Centre. 

Assistance dogs and other well behaved dogs on leads will be permitted in all LNER First Class Lounges

Tickets Accepted 

  • Fully inter-available First Class Season Ticket (i.e. tickets not specific to one train company)
  • Any First Class Anytime ticket valid for travel on the LNER route
  • Any LNER First Class packages
  • First Advance (routed LNER/LNER & connections)
  • LNER First Class Reader Offer (routed LNER/LNER & connections)
  • LNER First Class Flat Fare (routed LNER/LNER & connections)
  • LNER Self Print First Class Upgrade voucher (routed LNER/LNER & connections)
  • Inclusive Tour Tickets 
  • Weekend First

 

Restricted tickets 

  • All First Class tickets valid only on other train operators, including Caledonian Sleepers. 

 

Facilities

TV, newspapers

Refreshment

Complimentary: tea/coffee/hot chocolate/orange juice/water/ biscuits 

Wi-Fi 

Yes

Showers

No

Travel centre opening hours

Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:30
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00

In the booking hall.

Live departures

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Live arrivals

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