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Birmingham to Wakefield

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1 suggested route to go from Birmingham to Wakefield by train, car, bus

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Trip Birmingham Wakefield

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance84 mi
Direct lineYes

How to get from Birmingham to Wakefield?

We are suggesting 1 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Birmingham Wakefield. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
  • Sort results depending on the mode of transportation (train, bus, carpooling).
  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Birmingham Wakefield by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Birmingham and Wakefield on a map as well as the route Birmingham Wakefield and the different connecting points (Wakefield Westgate Railway Station, Wakefield Coach Station, Wakefield Kirkgate Railway Station, Sandal & Agbrigg Railway Station, Woolley Edge Coach Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Birmingham-Wakefield

If you have any preferences for a particular mode of transport, get more information on these sections:

Birmingham to Wakefield bus

There is a direct connection by intercity coach between Birmingham and Wakefield.

What are the bus companies operating the Birmingham Wakefield ?

National Express is the only bus company to serve the direct bus line Birmingham Wakefield.

National Express Birmingham Wakefield

Going by bus from Birmingham to Wakefield may not be so obvious to you. That's why we give you some arguments that might convince you to board a bus to Wakefield.

  • Very low prices! On the Birmingham Wakefield line, carrier fares are often unbeatable compared to other modes of transport: carpooling or train.
  • During the summer, forget the heat wave thanks to the air-conditioning almost all of the Birmingham Wakefield coaches are equipped with.
  • These are professional drivers who will drive you to Wakefield safely and confidently.

Bus stops in Birmingham

It is recommended that you arrive at the Birmingham bus station between 15 and 30 minutes before the departure time, depending on the coach company. To avoid catching the wrong bus, check in front where the destination 'Wakefield' should be displayed. Finally, have your ticket checked by the driver of National Express and get on board after having your luggage in the hold.

  • Birmingham

Bus stops at arrival in Wakefield

Once the bus has arrived at Wakefield, check and collect your belongings so as not to forget anything.

  • Wakefield
  • Woolley Edge

Carpool from Birmingham to Wakefield

Carpooling differs from the other means of transport because of an undefined timetable. So, you surely have better chances to get Birmingham-Wakefield rides searching three days in advance than one month. Good option for lastminute stay in Wakefield!

The practice of carsharing has greatly expanded in the recent years, so you may have a chance to find a Birmingham-Wakefield ride. Instead of driving alone the car from Birmingham to Wakefield, it allows drivers to share the travel costs with other passengers.

Train Birmingham to Wakefield

Intercity Train Birmingham Wakefield

Intercity trains serve the most important cities along the Birmingham-Wakefield route with an improved travel duration compared to regional trains.

Is there a direct train for the Birmingham-Wakefield route?

Yes, the Birmingham to Wakefield route is served by a direct train. Be aware that depending the day of the week, the schedule can change and direct trains may not operate every days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a Birmingham-Wakefield train ticket on Vivanoda.

Departure train stations in Birmingham

  • Birmingham New Street

Arrival train stations in Wakefield

  • Wakefield Westgate
  • Wakefield Kirkgate

Birmingham Wakefield train companies

The train company that operates this journey is CrossCountry.
CrossCountry Birmingham Wakefield

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