Unique Wakefield

How to find Wakefield’s unique and friendly places to eat, drink, shop and relax

How to get here by car, train or bus

How to Find Us

By Car

Wakefield is located near the M62, M1 and A1/M1 link road. Upon arrival in the city follow signs for Rishworth Street car park (Long Stay) or Providence Street car park (Stay up to 4 hours).

By Rail

From Westgate Station you can take a five minute walk up Westgate towards the Bullring. From Kirkgate Station the Free City Bus circles the whole city (every 10 mins). Alight at the Bullring.

By Bus or Coach

From Wakefield Bus & Coach Station walk along the side of the Market Hall towards the Bullring.

When You’re Here

Free City Bus

Take the Free City Bus to access key areas of the city via Westgate and Kirkgate Train Stations and the Bus Station. The City Bus circles past The Ridings & Trinity Walk, and The Hepworth Gallery.

On Foot

Wakefield is a compact city and many attractions and venues are easily accessible on foot. Pick up walking maps and other excellent city guides from the Wakefield Visitor Centre.

Visitor Centre

For the main Wakefield Visitor Guide and to obtain further information, travel advice and maps please contact Wakefield’s award-winning Tourist Information Centre on 0845 601 8353, visit the Tourist Info website or pop into the office which is centrally located near the Cathedral on the Bullring:

9 The Bull Ring, Wakefield WF1 1HB