It takes an average of 2h 6m to travel from Wakefield Westgate to London Kings Cross by train, over a distance of around 160 miles (257 km). There are normally 48 trains per day travelling from Wakefield Westgate to London Kings Cross and tickets for this journey start from £19.40 when you book in advance.
London Kings Cross
From 1h 46m
160 miles (257 km)
48 trains per day
Direct trains available
If you want to travel from Wakefield Westgate to London Kings Cross by train, you've come to the right place.
The train from Wakefield Westgate to London Kings Cross usually takes around 2h 21m but can take just 1h 46m on the fastest services, with around 45 trains running on this popular route every day. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available.
You'll be taking a London North Eastern Railway (LNER) service on this route. LNER run trains up and down the East Coast, and their fleet includes several state-of-the-art Azuma trains. Sit back and enjoy free WiFi, onboard catering and power sockets at tables. LNER First Class also offers wider more comfortable seating, USB chargers at every seat, and complimentary food and drink.
If you want to snap up the cheapest fares, take the train during Off-Peak times. You can also get a Railcard if you’re travelling by train more than a few times a year – you'll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys.
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If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Wakefield Westgate to London Kings Cross is right for you.
National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.
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