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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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How to go from Birmingham to Wakefield ?

Trip Birmingham Wakefield

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance84 mi
Direct lineYes

Wakefield is your next holiday destination but you're wondering how to go there and how it is possible to get the cheapest Birmingham to Wakefield transport offers? Browsing several websites to get a simple information and book your trip is always very tedious.

Fortunately, Vivanoda is a multimodal travel planner that aggregates prices for buses, carpooling and trains in a single search. Simply enter your travel date to Wakefield and Vivanoda does the rest. Refine, filter, sort according to your travel preferences then select the Birmingham - Wakefield offer that suits you best.

To reach your destination from Birmingham, you will travel with MegaBus, CrossCountry, Blablacar, National Express, East Midlands Trains, East Coast or Northern Rail by buses, carpooling or trains.

Read more information about each means of transport:

Birmingham to Wakefield bus

If you are looking for a bus service from Birmingham to Wakefield, you're lucky because there actually is a direct service.

You may wonder whether it's worth travelling by bus between Birmingham and Wakefield and what the advantages of this mode of transport may be. Here are some reasons that may encourage you to take the bus to Wakefield.

  • The Birmingham Wakefield tickets are sold at unbeatable prices, it is unlikely that you will find better offers with the other modes of transport: rail or carpool offers.
  • These are professional drivers who will drive you to Wakefield safely and confidently.
  • The presence of electrical outlets at your seat and USB ports will allow you to charge smartphone and laptop. You'll be able to spend all your time from Birmingham to Wakefield watching a good movie, listening to music, and why not even working!
  • The modern buses that operate the line Birmingham Wakefield have toilets and comfortable reclining seats in order to make you travel in optimal conditions.

Coach companies on the Birmingham Wakefield trip

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

National Express Birmingham Wakefield

Departure bus stations in Birmingham

You will have to arrive at your Birmingham stop between 15 minutes and 30 minutes, depending on the bus company, before the departure time indicated on your ticket. In general, the destination 'Wakefield' is displayed at the front of the bus with the other cities served. Before boarding, show your ticket to the driver, put your luggage in the hold and then sit at your seat.

  • Birmingham

Arrival bus stations in Wakefield

In Wakefield, make sure you leave nothing in your seat or in the trunk of the coach.

  • Wakefield
  • Woolley Edge

Train Birmingham to Wakefield

Is it possible to go directly by train from Birmingham to Wakefield?

Indeed, the cities of Wakefield and Birmingham are linked with a direct train connection. The schedule may vary along the week, and direct trains may only operate on certain days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a Birmingham-Wakefield train ticket on Vivanoda.

Intercity train Birmingham Wakefield

The railway station bewteen Birmingham and Wakefield are served by intercity trains which are faster than regional trains.

Birmingham Wakefield railways companies

There is only one rail company for this journey: CrossCountry.
CrossCountry Birmingham Wakefield

Departure train stations in Birmingham

  • Birmingham New Street

Arrival train stations in Wakefield

  • Wakefield Westgate
  • Wakefield Kirkgate

Carpool from Birmingham to Wakefield

Ridesharing is a new way of travelling allowing people to share Birmingham-Wakefield car journeys with others. This has a very positive environmental impact since it optimizes the capacity of the car and it also allows saving money.

The important difference between carsharing and the other modes of transport is that it has not a scheduled timetable. This means that when looking for Birmingham-Wakefield rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). This is interesting for lastminute travel to Wakefield.

When you book a ride between Birmingham Wakefield, you'll set directly with the driver how he can pick you up. The payment is done on our partner's site; this avoids to talk about money with the driver.

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