Middlesbrough to Wakefield by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 44m
  • Distance
    101 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 46m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Middlesbrough to Wakefield by train

Fast trains from Middlesbrough to Wakefield take around 1 hour and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 101 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Middlesbrough and Wakefield.

1. Are there direct trains from Middlesbrough to Wakefield?

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

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Middlesbrough to Wakefield 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 35 departures.

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

The Middlesbrough to Wakefield train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Wakefield is usually scheduled to depart Middlesbrough around 07:15 and the last train is around 21:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Middlesbrough around 05:54, and the last at 22:08.

When to book Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough to Wakefield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Middlesbrough and Wakefield?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • 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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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.