Wakefield to Taunton by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 50m
  • Distance
    315 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 15m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Wakefield to Taunton by train

Fast trains from Wakefield to Taunton take around 3 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 315 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wakefield and Taunton.

1. Are there direct trains from Wakefield to Taunton?

Direct trains from Wakefield to Taunton have been found.

We usually find around 18 direct trains on the route from Wakefield to Taunton every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 15 departures.

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

The Wakefield to Taunton train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Taunton is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 05:59 and the last train is around 18:23. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 06:01, and the last at 18:23.

When to book Wakefield to Taunton 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 Taunton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wakefield and Taunton?

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

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.