Durham to Wakefield by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 23m
  • Distance
    122 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 27m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Durham to Wakefield by train

Fast trains from Durham to Wakefield take around 1 hour and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 122 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Durham and Wakefield.

1. Are there direct trains from Durham to Wakefield?

Direct trains from Durham to Wakefield have been found.

We usually find around 23 direct trains on the route from Durham to Wakefield every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

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

The Durham to Wakefield train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Wakefield is usually scheduled to depart Durham around 06:52 and the last train is around 19:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Durham around 06:52, and the last at 19:57.

When to book Durham 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 Durham to Wakefield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Durham and Wakefield?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Durham to Wakefield.

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.