Wakefield Kirkgate


Wakefield Kirkgate station
Monk Street

General information

Station Operator: NT
Station Code: WKK
Staffing Level: unstaffed

Ticket buying & collection

Oyster Pre Pay: No
Oyster Validator: No
Smartcard Issued: Yes
Smartcard Validaton: No
Oyster Topup: No
Prepurchase Collection: Yes
Smartcard Topup: Yes
Ticket Machine: Yes
Penalty Fares: Applicable Operators: Northern, TransPennine Express

Passenger services

Lost Property Contact Available: No
Phone number: 08002006060
Website: Go to website
Ticket Gate: No
Customer Services: 08002006060
Customer Help Points: Yes
Customer Help Points Note:


Station facilities

ATM Machine: No
Baby Change: No
Seated Area: No
Passenger Information Systems: DepartureScreens, Announcements
Shops: No
Station Buffet: Yes
Telephones (Cards & Coins): No
Toilets: No
Waiting Room: No
Waiting Room Note: There are no waiting rooms provided at the station. Shelters are provided on both platforms

Car parking

Car parking: Yes
Name: Carpark is now open as of 29th August 2015
Operator: Northern
Spaces: 43
Annual Charge: £250.00
Daily Charge: £2.00
Monthly Charge: £25.00
Weekly Charge: £8.00
Car Parking Contact Available: No
Phone number: 0800 200 6060
Website: Go to website


Cycle Storage Availability: Yes
Sheltered: no
Spaces: 6
Type: Lockers
Location: in the station car park
Cycle Storage CCTV: Yes

Other transport

Location for rail replacement services:

 Pick Up / Drop Off outside the station entrance.

Taxi Rank: No
Bus Service: Yes
Bus Service Note:

'Arriva' and 'First' both operate a network of frequent local bus routes around Wakefield and West Yorkshire . For route maps and timetables:

www.arrivabus.co.uk and www.firstgroup.com/ukbus

Buy a Wakefield PlusBus ticket with your train ticket, for discount price unlimited bus travel around the city. For details: www.plusbus.info

The FreeCityBus service links Wakefield Kirkgate rail station with Wakefield Westgate station, the main Bus Station and various attractions in the town centre.

For information about all buses in west Yorkshire visit: www.wymetro.com


Accessible Booking Office Counter: No
Accessible Public Telephones: No
Induction Loop: Yes
Wheelchairs Available: No
Ramp For Train Access: Yes
Step Free Access: Yes
Step Free Access Note:

Category A station, please note there are no tactile pavings at this station - Scooter Friendly Station - Station is unstaffed. However no access problems for mobility impaired or elderly  customers as the access to the platforms is via ramped subway.

Accessible Taxis: No
Accessible Ticket Machines: Yes
Impaired Mobility Set Down: No
Staff Help Available: No
Assisted Travel:

Unstaffed station. If you need help getting on or off the train please ask the Train Conductor. 

The information in this document was generated 06/12/2021 09:50:12