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Trains from Birmingham to Wakefield

Running 11 times a day with CrossCountry*

*Based on scheduled timetable

Take advantage of discounted train tickets up to 15 minutes prior to departure, when you purchase Advance tickets.

The train journey from Birmingham to Wakefield has never been more comfortable than with CrossCountry. Kick back and relax while we take you where you want to go. With no need to worry about sitting in traffic or navigating airports, travelling with us takes the stress out of getting from A to B.

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Why CrossCountry?

Buy tickets for any train journey in Britain. We cross more of the country than any other train company.

  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • 10% TOTUM discount

CrossCountry Trains from Birmingham New Street to Wakefield

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Travelling to Wakefield

  • First CrossCountry train - 06:03
  • Last CrossCountry train - 21:03

Travelling from Birmingham to Wakefield

Enjoy exploring Wakefield when you travel with CrossCountry. Head to your meeting, visit your family, explore new sights or travel onwards to the surrounding areas - your itinerary is up to you. However long you're staying in Wakefield and whatever you have planned, CrossCountry has you covered.

Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Wakefield?

Yes, there are direct trains from Birmingham to Wakefield on the CrossCountry network.

What amenities are available onboard trains from Birmingham to Wakefield?

Travel from Birmingham to Wakefield in comfort with CrossCountry - you'll find all the amenities you would expect available for you to enjoy. Discover our range of seating options, including table groupings . On most of our services you can make yourself at home with both our electric points, subject to availability, and at-seat service offering a variety of light refreshments.

Is WiFi available on trains from Birmingham to Wakefield?

Yes! The journey from Birmingham to Wakefield will fly by as you surf through the countryside with our free on-board WiFi.

T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more information.

Where can I find cheap tickets from Birmingham to Wakefield?

Looking for cheap tickets from Birmingham to Wakefield? You're in luck! At CrossCountry, we're committed to connecting you to the people and places you love and giving you the best possible price is part of that. Check out our guide to finding cheap tickets and keep an eye on our special offers.

Can I use my railcard on trains from Birmingham to Wakefield?

We accept railcards, so you'll likely be able to save by using yours! There's lots more information on all the railcards available and when they can be used on our Railcards page.

Wakefield

For full information about Wakefield station, check out our station guide.

Once you have arrived in Wakefield

Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!

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