Wakefield to Halifax by train

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Travelling from Wakefield to Halifax by train

Fast trains from Wakefield to Halifax take around 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 23 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wakefield and Halifax.

1. Are there direct trains from Wakefield to Halifax?

Direct trains from Wakefield to Halifax have been found.

We usually find around 10 direct trains on the route from Wakefield to Halifax every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

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

The Wakefield to Halifax train travel time is normally about 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Halifax is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 13:05 and the last train is around 21:52. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 12:43, and the last at 22:57.

When to book Wakefield to Halifax 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 Halifax by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wakefield and Halifax?

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

  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway

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.