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Trains to Wakefield Westgate

Visiting Wakefield Westgate

Wakefield Westgate train station is located in the centre of Wakefield, West Yorkshire, around half a mile west of the town's Trinity Walk Shopping Centre. Regular train services run to London King's Cross (typically 2 per hour), Leeds, Doncaster, Huddersfield and Edinburgh. Bus stops on Westgate serve local destinations. Wakefield Cathedral is 0.5 miles away, and Nostell Priory is 6 miles southeast. Leeds Bradford Airport is 20 miles to the north.

Wakefield Westgate Live Departures & Arrivals

Trains from Wakefield Westgate

Last updated
Due Destination
On Time
05:18
1 Virgin Trains East Coast
London Kings Cross
On Time
05:28
1 CrossCountry
Paignton
On Time
05:43
1 Virgin Trains East Coast
London Kings Cross
On Time
06:18
1 Virgin Trains East Coast
London Kings Cross
On Time
06:29
1 CrossCountry
Plymouth
On Time
06:46
- East Midlands Trains
London St Pancras (Intl) via Nottingham
On Time
06:53
- Virgin Trains East Coast
London Kings Cross

Trains to Wakefield Westgate

Last updated XX_ARRIVALS_LAST_UPDATED_XX
Due Origin
On Time
05:17
1 Virgin Trains East Coast
Leeds
On Time
05:27
1 CrossCountry
Leeds
On Time
05:42
1 Virgin Trains East Coast
Leeds
On Time
06:17
1 Virgin Trains East Coast
Leeds
On Time
06:28
1 CrossCountry
Leeds
On Time
06:45
- East Midlands Trains
Leeds
On Time
06:52
- Virgin Trains East Coast
Leeds
Data sourced from Network Rail, National Rail Enquiries, Transport for London.

Wakefield Westgate Station Map

Facilities & Services at Wakefield Westgate

Wakefield Westgate is a station in West London operated by Virgin Trains East Coast. This station has ticket machines and ticket-on-departure is available. Thankfully, there are toilets. All platforms are step free accessible. There's at least one cashpoint. The station is staffed full time. There is a car park with 900 spaces available at this station. There are 30 spaces to lock up your bike as well. If you're looking for information about onward travel, there's a downloadable PDF available here. There is a staffed ticket office and it is open at the following times - Monday: 06:00 - 20:00, Tuesday: 06:00 - 20:00, Wednesday: 06:00 - 20:00, Thursday: 06:00 - 20:30, Friday: 06:00 - 20:30, Saturday: 06:00 - 20:30, Sunday: 08:00 - 20:00.

Address
Wakefield Westgate station, Mulberry Way, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 2QN
Operator
Virgin Trains East Coast
Staffing Level
Full time
CCTV
Yes
Customer Information Systems
Departure Screens, Announcements, Arrival Screens
Ticket Office
Location:

In the booking hall.

Opening Hours
Monday: 06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday: 06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday: 06:00 - 20:00
Thursday: 06:00 - 20:30
Friday: 06:00 - 20:30
Saturday: 06:00 - 20:30
Sunday: 08:00 - 20:00
Advance purchase tickets may be purchased between 09:00-18:00 Monday to Saturday
Ticket Machines
Yes
Prepurchase Collection
Yes
Smartcards
Issued
No
Validators
No
Customer Services

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Left Luggage
No
For more information visit Left Baggage
Lost Property
03457 225333
Opening Hours
Monday - Friday: 09:00 - 16:00
First Class Lounge

Located

Behind gateline. Adjacent to Station Management Centre.

Assistance dogs and other well behaved dogs on leads will be permitted in all Virgin Trains East Coast First Class Lounges

Tickets Accepted

  • Fully inter-available First Class Season Ticket (i.e. tickets not specific to one train company)
  • Any First Class Anytime ticket valid for travel on the Virgin Trains East Coast route
  • Any Virgin Trains East Coast First Class packages
  • First Advance (routed VTEC/VTEC & connections)
  • Virgin Trains East Coast First Class Reader Offer (routed VTEC/VTEC & connections)
  • Virgin Trains East Coast First Class Flat Fare (routed VTEC/VTEC & connections)
  • Virgin Trains East Coast Rewards First Class Leisure Single (routed VTEC/VTEC & connections)
  • Virgin Trains East Coast Self Print First Class Upgrade voucher (routed VTEC/VTEC & connections)
  • Inclusive Tour Tickets (Superbreak etc.)
  • Weekend First

Restricted tickets

  • All First Class tickets valid only on other train operators, including Caledonian Sleepers.

Facilities

TV, newspapers

Refreshment

Complimentary: tea/coffee/hot chocolate/orange juice/water/ biscuits

Wi-Fi

Yes

Showers

No

Monday - Friday: 06:00 - 21:00
Saturday: 06:00 - 20:30
Sunday: 08:15 - 20:45
Seated Area
Yes
Waiting Rooms

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

Monday - Friday: 06:00 - 21:00
Saturday: 06:00 - 21:00
Sunday: 08:30 - 21:00
Trolleys
Yes
Refreshment facilities
Yes
Toilets
Yes
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.
Baby changing facilities
Yes
Showers
No
Pay phones
Yes
Web Kiosk
No
Postbox
Yes
Tourist Information Office
No
ATM Machine
Yes
Bureau de Change
No
Shops
No
Step Free Access
Whole Station
  • 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.
Customer Help Points
Yes

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

Staff Help
Monday - Friday: 05:00 - 23:59
Saturday: 05:00 - 23:59
Sunday: 08:30 - 23:59
Induction Loop
Yes
Accessible Ticket Machines
Yes
Accessible Booking Office Counter
Yes

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

Ramp for Train Access
Yes
Accessible Taxis
Unknown

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

National Key Toilets
Yes
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.
Ticket Gate
Yes
Impaired Mobility Pick-up Points
Yes
Wheelchair Loan
Yes
Bicycle Parking
Yes
Storage Location
Front of station
Storage Spaces
30
Storage Type
Stands
Storage Sheltered
Yes
Storage CCTV
Yes
Car Park
Multi Storey Car Park
Opening hours
Monday - Friday: 24 Hours
Saturday: 24 Hours
Sunday: 24 Hours
Number of spaces
900
Charges
PerHour: £0.60
Daily: £10.00
Weekly: £40.00
Monthly: £149.00
ThreeMonthly: £299.00
Annual: £999.00

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

Car Park
Forecourt
Operator
Virgin Trains East Coast
Number of spaces
0
Charges
PerHour: £2.00
Location for Rail Replacement Services

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

Taxi Rank
Yes

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 Services
Yes

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