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Trains from Leeds to Wakefield Westgate are the ideal way to make this short hop. The journey typically takes around 15 minutes and will get you to your destination with a minimum of fuss. There’s no need to battle against the traffic – simply leave the car behind and hop on board. You can find live train times for Leeds to Wakefield Westgate below, as well as useful tips on the best ways to save a little money on your fares.

Journey information from Leeds to Wakefield

  • How long is the average journey duration from Leeds to Wakefield? 0 hours 21 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from Leeds to Wakefield? 0 hours 16 minutes
  • When is the first train from Leeds to Wakefield? 05:24
  • When is the last train from Leeds to Wakefield? 23:01
  • How many services run for Leeds to Wakefield today? 65

The above information is intended as a guide. It may not include timetable alterations because of engineering work, unplanned disruption etc. Please use the journey planner to plan your journey before you travel. Some tickets are subject to restrictions. Please check these before you travel.

The information above refers to direct journeys only. Other journeys may be available by changing train or by using a different London Terminal. At certain times buses may operate some of the journeys shown. Services of all operators on the route shown are included in the figures. Not all tickets may be used on all services.

On many routes, the last journey before services finish for the day departs after midnight. Where this is the case, it is this service (in the early hours of the following morning), and not the last one before midnight that is shown.


Tips on how to book cheaper train tickets

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Opt for Off-Peak

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