Sadly, we no longer have our own railway station or bus company, but this page gives a summary of the local public transport links in and around the village.


Map Reference Station Destinations Parking
1 Fitzwilliam Leeds, Wakefield, Doncaster Yes
2 Featherstone Leeds, Wakefield, Pontefract, Knottingley No
3 Pontefract Monkhill Castleford, Featherstone, Wakefield, Leeds, Goole, London Yes
4 Pontefract Baghill York, Sheffield Yes
5 Pontefract Tanshelf Wakefield, Leeds, Knottingley Yes
6 Moorthorpe Wakefield, Leeds, Sheffield, York Yes

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The following bus routes have stops in Ackworth.  Click the route number for the external link:

28  485  249

Bus Company From / To Route Ackworth Stops
28 Stagecoach Pontefract / Barnsley Pontefract - Ackworth - Fitzwilliam - Kinsley - Hemsworth - Brierley - Grimethorpe - Shafton - Cudworth - Barnsley All along Barnsely Road and Wakefield Road
485 Metro Wakefield / South Elmsall Wakefield - Agbrigg - Crofton - Nostell Priory - Ackworth - Badswoth - Upton - South Elmsall Doncaster Road and Wakefield Road
249 R&S Waterson Pontefract / Upton Pontefract - Ackworth - Hemsworth - South Elmsall - Upton All along Barnsley Road


Company Located Contact
Tingey's Hemsworth 01977 611111
Action Cars Pontefract 01977 600700
Data Pontefract 01977 600680
Street Cars Featherstone 01977 600234