Wakefield Westgate

The area around Wakefield Westgate is renowned for economy and castle.

Sights and places of interest

Enrich your day out to Wakefield Westgate by visiting or looking out for:

  • COUNTY HALL (OFFICES OF WEST YORKSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL)
  • TOWN HALL
  • Wakefield
  • Lowe Hill motte and bailey castle
  • THORNES PARK
  • Chantry Chapel of St Mary the Virgin
  • Wakefield Bridge
  • THE STABLE HOUSE, HEATH HALL
  • Sandal Castle
  • THE WEST PAVILION

Planning your journey

Facilities at Wakefield Westgate station

General facilities at Wakefield Westgate station
Facility Available
Car Park
Cycle Storage 30 spaces

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 Change Yes.
Staffing Full Time
Waiting Room
Seated Area Yes.
ATM Machine Yes.
Tourist Information
Shops

Accessible travel

Accessible facilities at Wakefield Westgate station
Facility Available
Staff Help Available Monday To Friday - 05:00-23:59
Saturday - 05:00-23:59
Sunday - 08:30-23:59
Impaired Mobility Set Down Yes.
Ramp For Train Access Yes.
Step Free Access This station has step free access to all platforms.
This station is a category A station according to the Office of Rail and Road station classification system https://www.orr.gov.uk/media/10955.
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.
Wheelchairs Available Yes.
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.
Induction Loop
Accessible Taxis A small number are accessible, therefore advance notification (via station) ensures they are available when required
Accessible Ticket Machines Yes.
Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter Yes.
Travel Centre Floor Walkers will assist any disabled passengers unable to access the booking office window
Nearest Stations With More Facilities
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