Wakefield Westgate


Wakefield Westgate station
Mulberry Way

Ticket office

Monday: 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Wednesday: 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Thursday: 6:00 AM to 8:30 PM
Friday: 6:00 AM to 8:30 PM
Saturday: 6:00 AM to 8:30 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Station details


The lifts will be out of order from now until further notice at Wakefield Westgate station.

General information

Station Operator: GR
Station Code: WKF
Staffing Level: fullTime

Ticket buying & collection

Oyster Pre Pay: No
Oyster Validator: No
Smartcard Issued: Yes
Smartcard Validaton: Yes
Oyster Topup: No
Prepurchase Collection: Yes
Smartcard Topup: Yes
Ticket Machine: Yes
Ticket Office Note:

In the booking hall.

Passenger services

Lost Property Contact Available: No
Phone number: 03457 225333
Website: Go to website
Ticket Gate: Yes
Customer Services:

We welcome your feedback, suggestions and ideas to help us to make changes that can develop and grow our business.

Customer Help Points: Yes
Customer Help Points Note:

On Entry/Exit barriers to Long stay car park, also on Car park Pay on Foot machines

Station facilities

ATM Machine: Yes
Baby Change: Yes
Seated Area: Yes
Passenger Information Systems: DepartureScreens, Announcements, ArrivalScreens
Shops: No
Station Buffet: Yes
Telephones (Cards & Coins): Yes
Toilets: Yes
Toilets Note: The toilets are located on Platform 1 and in the Waiting Room on Platform 2. The National key toilets are located on the Main Concourse; these toilets are operated by a RADAR key. A RADAR key is available from the Station Management Office on the Main Concourse.
Waiting Room: No
Waiting Room Note:

This station has heated waiting rooms available. Seating is available at an accessible height in the waiting room and on platforms

Platform 2. There is a 1st Class waiting room on platform 1. Open hours: Monday - Friday 05:00 - 21:00. Saturday 05:00 - 20:30. Sunday 08:00 - 21:00

Car parking

Car parking: Yes
Name: Multi Storey Car Park
Spaces: 900
Annual Charge: £1099.00
Daily Charge: £11.00
Monthly Charge: £164.00
Off Peak Charge: £5.00
Per Hour Charge: £0.70
Three Monthly Charge: £329.00
Weekly Charge: £44.00
Car Parking Contact Available: No
Website: Go to website

For a map of how to get to the car park, please click here.


Cycle Storage Availability: Yes
Sheltered: yes
Spaces: 30
Type: Stands
Location: Front of station
Cycle Storage CCTV: Yes

Other transport

Location for rail replacement services:

Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stop (W9) in the short-stay car park.

Taxi Rank: Yes
Taxi Rank Note:

Wakefield Westgate is a large station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operators who accept bookings include Fleet 01924 379615.

Bus Service: Yes
Bus Service Note:

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable formatĀ here


Accessible Booking Office Counter: Yes
Accessible Booking Office Counter Note:

Travel Centre Floor Walkers will assist any disabled passengers unable to access the booking office window

Accessible Public Telephones: No
Accessible Toilets: Yes
Accessible Toilets Note: The National key toilets are located on the Main Concourse; these toilets are operated by a radar key. A radar key is available from the Station Management Office on the Main Concourse.
Induction Loop: Yes
Wheelchairs Available: Yes
Ramp For Train Access: Yes
Step Free Access: Yes
Step Free Access Note:

This station has step free access to all platforms.

This station is a category A station according to the Office of Rail and Road station classification system https://www.orr.gov.uk/media/10955.

Lift access between Platforms 1 & 2.

Wakefield has two RNIB 'Maps for All' - located on the paved area outside the main entrance and inside the entrance from the short stay car park.

Accessible Taxis: No
Accessible Taxis Note:

A small number are accessible, therefore advance notification (via station) ensures they are available when required

Accessible Ticket Machines: Yes
Impaired Mobility Set Down: Yes
Staff Help Available: Yes
Staff Help Available Opening Times: Monday to Friday 5:00 AM to 11:59 PM
Saturday 5:00 AM to 11:59 PM
Sunday 8:30 AM to 11:59 PM

The information in this document was generated 25/09/2021 02:37:52