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London to Wakefield

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

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How to go from London to Wakefield ?

Trip London Wakefield

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance161 mi
Direct lineYes

Like many travellers, you're looking for the cheapest transport offers to travel from London to Wakefield? In general, you browse several websites and spend hours without being sure that all transport solutions were considered.

Thanks to your multimodal search engine Vivanoda, you'll find on the same site all fares for buses, carpooling and trains to get to Wakefield. Simply enter your travel date to Wakefield and Vivanoda does the rest. Refine, filter, sort according to your travel preferences then select the London - Wakefield offer that suits you best.

You'll mainly use the trains, carpooling and buses of National Express, Blablacar, Northern Rail, CrossCountry, MegaBus, East Midlands Trains, Grand Central or East Coast to reach Wakefield.

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

London to Wakefield bus

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

You may still have doubts to get to Wakefield by bus. That's why we give you some arguments that might convince you to board a bus to Wakefield.

  • Unbeatable prices! On the London Wakefield route, coach companies offer fares that are often much lower than train or carpooling.
  • The fleet of MegaBus or National Express coaches is new and, therefore, greener than carpooling. Since the London Wakefield road has already been built for a long time, buses don't require any additional infrastructure that distorts the landscape.
  • During the summer, forget the heat wave thanks to the air-conditioning almost all of the London Wakefield coaches are equipped with.
  • The modern buses that operate the line London Wakefield have toilets and comfortable reclining seats in order to make you travel in optimal conditions.

Coach companies on the London Wakefield trip

The coach route London Wakefield is operated without changes by the bus companies MegaBus and National Express.

MegaBus London WakefieldNational Express London Wakefield

Departure bus stations in London

Remember to arrive at the bus station in London at least 15 minutes, or even 30 minutes, before the posted departure time. To make sure of the bus destination, look at the front, 'Wakefield' must be mentioned. Finally, have your ticket checked by the driver of National Express or MegaBus and get on board after having your luggage in the hold.

  • London Victoria Coach Station

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

Train London to Wakefield

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

Yes, it is possible to go from London to Wakefield by train without making any changes. 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 London-Wakefield train ticket on Vivanoda.

Intercity train London Wakefield

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

London Wakefield train companies

There are 3 carriers that operate rail journeys between London and Wakefield: Grand Central, East Coast and East Midlands Trains.
Grand Central London WakefieldEast Coast London WakefieldEast Midlands Trains London Wakefield

Railway stations from London

  • London Kings Cross
  • London St Pancras

Arrival train stations in Wakefield

  • Wakefield Westgate
  • Wakefield Kirkgate

Carpool from London to Wakefield

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey London-Wakefield with other travellers looking for the same route. Instead of driving alone the car from London to Wakefield, it allows drivers to share the travel costs with other passengers.

Ridesharing doesn't have any scheduled timetable on the contrary to rail, bus or air industry. So, you have more probabilities to find London-Wakefield rides five days before your date of travel than three months. Good option for lastminute stay in Wakefield!

Before you book your London-Wakefield ride, you have the possibility to get in touch with the driver to set all the details and conditions of the journey. The payment is done on our partner's site; this avoids to talk about money with the driver.

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