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Trains from Wakefield to York

Running 14 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.

Kick back and relax on your journey from Wakefield to York with CrossCountry. When you travel on one of our trains, you'll get excellent service and a great travel experience. Travelling around the country has never been so comfortable.

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Why CrossCountry?

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  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • 10% TOTUM discount

CrossCountry Trains from Wakefield to York

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Travelling to York

  • First CrossCountry train - 07:47
  • Last CrossCountry train - 19:47

Travelling from Wakefield to York

From activities for the kids to nightlife for the grown-ups, York has you covered. CrossCountry runs direct trains to York, so you'll arrive ready to explore. However long you decide to stay, you'll find York ready for you, and CrossCountry ready to take you there.

Are there direct trains from Wakefield to York?

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

What amenities are available onboard trains from Wakefield to York?

Travel from Wakefield to York 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 Wakefield to York?

Yes! Surf the web as you would at home with our free on-board WiFi on all our trains from Wakefield to York.

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

Can I reserve a seat on trains from Wakefield to York?

If you're travelling from Wakefield to York and want to reserve a seat, check out our ten-minute reservation service. You'll find all the info you need on our Ten Minute Reservation page, but the good news is that it's available on most CrossCountry services for Anytime and Off-Peak ticket holders.

Where can I find cheap tickets from Wakefield to York?

We want to help you travel as cheaply as possible to connect you with the people and places you love. There are lots of ways to find cheaper tickets � from being flexible with timing to booking ahead. Keep an eye on our special offers page and check out our guide to finding cheap tickets for more tips.

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

There's a good chance that you can use your railcard on our service from Wakefield to York. For full information, make sure you check out our Railcards page.


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

Once you have arrived in York

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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