Public transport can offer a cost effective alternative to travel by car, especially when you take into account the true costs of running a car – on top of the purchase costs, there’s fuel, tax, insurance, general maintenance and parking charges.
From Kingsbury Meadows a number of frequent bus routes can be accessed in just a short walk.
The stops on Leeds Road can be reached in around 5 minutes on foot and are served by bus service 110 which provides frequent services between Leeds and Wakefield City Centre. Bus service 110 runs up to every 10 minutes Monday to Saturday and every 20 minutes on Sunday. Alternatively, bus service 111 runs directly from Paragon Park, just around the corner from your new home, providing one service in the morning and one service in the afternoon (Monday to Friday) between Pinderfields Hospital and Wakefield Bus Station.
There are further stops on Bradford Road, which can be reached in around 5 minutes on foot along Red Hall Lane. From here bus service 425 and 497 run every 30 minutes, Monday to Saturday and every 60 minutes on Sunday between Bradford and Wakefield City Centre. Bus services 101, 103 and 481 also run from these stops and provide journeys to Wrenthorpe, Stanley, Wakefield City Centre and Leeds City Centre. Bus service 101 and 103 run every 35 minutes Monday to Saturday and bus service 481 runs every 60 minutes Monday to Sunday.