If a journey is over a slightly longer distance, travel by rail can be a great travel option.

Cross Gates station is just 1km from Meadowgate Point, which is a walk of around 15-minutes. From Cross Gates trains run every half an hour to Leeds Station – a journey that takes just nine minutes. The station sits on the York and Selby line, with other direct destinations including Garforth, East Garforth, Micklefield, York and Selby.

Using a MetroCard you can access all public transport services in West Yorkshire, so you can even use the bus for one part of your journey and a train for another.

FREE Public Transport For A Year

As a new resident at Meadowgate Point you (or a member of the household) are entitled to a FREE annual MCard.

Plan Your Journey By Train

The easiest way to plan a journey by train is to use a website such as National Rail Enquiries. Simply select the station you wish to travel from and to, and the dates/times, and the planner will not only tell you which trains you could catch, but will also tell you how much your journey will cost and then let you book your tickets.

Useful Links:

  • Tickets and Passes

    For more information on your ticket options for a specific journey of your choice click here and visit the National Rail website. Booking tickets in advance can lead to some great savings.

    If you’re travelling regularly by train, an MCard or a Season Ticket is likely to be your best bet. MCards are great for those travelling regularly within West Yorkshire, whilst season tickets are great for regular train journeys that may go outside of our region.

    Commuter Club also offers regular travellers a way to save. It allows you to buy an annual pass, paid for monthly by direct debit. For further information and to see how much you could save click here
  • Live departure boards

    View live departures information for Cross Gates Station by clicking here
  • Travel tools

    Access a wide range of useful travel tools such as 'TrainTracker' by clicking here
  • Station information

    Find out more about Cross Gates Station by clicking here
  • National Rail Enquiries

    Find train times and book tickets ... plus much more.

    Visit the National Rail Enquiries website by clicking here.

    Alternatively you can call 08457 48 49 50