Free entry

How to get toHepworth Wakefieldcar-free

Visit Hepworth Wakefield car-free

Visit by bus for just £2 each way. Most buses in England are offering £2 Single Fares until 31st December 2024. Our journey planner will show you if your route is included, or you can find a full list of participating operators and routes here.

It’s easy to get to Hepworth Wakefield car-free.

From Wakefield Kirkgate station, the gallery is a five-minute stroll over the river and from Wakefield Westgate, it’s about twenty minutes’ walk.

There are regular trains to Wakefield Kirkgate from Leeds and Nottingham and to Wakefield Westgate from Leeds, Doncaster, Sheffield, London Kings Cross, Newcastle and Scotland. When you travel by train, a Wakefield PlusBus ticket gives you limitless local travel.

FreeCityBus stops outside both stations and the gallery every ten minutes (not Sundays).

Use our journey planner to get the best route from where you are.

Cyclists welcome - plan your route here

Free Entry, but you avoid parking fees (£5/£8 for less/more than 4 hours).

Here’s some information on accessibility on buses and trains.

About Hepworth Wakefield

Wakefield’s art gallery has an award-winning home, set in big newly-designed waterfront gardens. Hosting major international exhibitions of contemporary art, there’s also a permanent collection of works by modern British artists from L.S. Lowry, Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth to Maggi Hambling and Martin Parr.

For any queries about visiting contact Hepworth Wakefield on 01924 247360 or

Address: The Hepworth Wakefield, Gallery Walk, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 5AW. Visit Website