Wakefield to Barnsley
Whether you’re journeying to this south Yorkshire market town for work, a day trip or to see family, we’re with you on the train from Wakefield to Barnsley. With a great selection of food markets, outstanding restaurants and plentiful shopping opportunities, there’s an array of highlights to attract you to this friendly location. Venture to the outskirts and you’ll also discover cosy pubs and scenic countryside.
See our live departures board below for all the train times from Wakefield to Barnsley, so that you can start planning your journey straight away. For tips on saving money on your fare, scroll down the page.
Journey information from Wakefield to Barnsley
- How long is the average journey duration from Wakefield to Barnsley? 0 hours 16 minutes
- How long is the fastest journey duration from Wakefield to Barnsley? 0 hours 14 minutes
- When is the first train from Wakefield to Barnsley? 06:26
- When is the last train from Wakefield to Barnsley? 23:33
- How many services run for Wakefield to Barnsley today? 48
The above information is intended as a guide. It may not include timetable alterations because of engineering work, unplanned disruption etc. Please use the journey planner to plan your journey before you travel. Some tickets are subject to restrictions. Please check these before you travel.
The information above refers to direct journeys only. Other journeys may be available by changing train or by using a different London Terminal. At certain times buses may operate some of the journeys shown. Services of all operators on the route shown are included in the figures. Not all tickets may be used on all services.
On many routes, the last journey before services finish for the day departs after midnight. Where this is the case, it is this service (in the early hours of the following morning), and not the last one before midnight that is shown.
Tips on how to book cheaper train tickets
Being flexible with your travel times means that you can take advantage of a cheaper fare by going Off-Peak. You’ll also avoid the rush hour and enjoy a quieter journey.
Find the right ticket
There are lots of ticket options from which to choose, including many that offer a discount on your fare. Find the right ticket for you and save on your train tickets from Wakefield to Barnsley.
A Railcard could save you money on your fare. If you’re eligible, you could benefit from 1/3 off all your journeys, including on your train tickets from Wakefield to Barnsley.