Travelling by train to The Hepworth Wakefield is super-simple. The nearest railway station to The Hepworth Wakefield is Wakefield Kirkgate, which is served by Northern services throughout the day. It's 7 minutes to The Hepworth Wakefield on foot. Exit the station and head south towards the river. Cross the footbridge on Thornes Lane and the museum is on the other side of the river.

The Hepworth Wakefield is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit The Hepworth Wakefield website for opening information.


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: unstaffed
DayOpening Hours
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameCarpark is now open as of 29th August 2015
Carpark operatorNorthern Rail
Car parking spaces43
Carpark charges
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces6
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
in the station car park
Cycle storage notes<p>Cycle racks available in the station car park</p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Station is unstaffed. However no access problems for disabled or wheelchair bound customers as the access to the platforms is via ramped subway.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from Wakefield Kirkgate

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to LeedsNorthern16:001Late
to SheffieldNorthern16:262On time
to London Kings CrossGrand Central Railway16:443On time
to KnottingleyNorthern16:483On time
to SheffieldNorthern16:492On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from SheffieldNorthern15:591Late
from LeedsNorthern16:252On time
from Bradford InterchangeGrand Central Railway16:433On time
from LeedsNorthern16:483On time
from LeedsNorthern16:482On time

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