Unity Works is located in the centre of Wakefield, within minutes of the M1/M62 motorway network and a short walk from Westgate train station which serves the Leeds and London Kings Cross route.

By Car

There is a car-park to the rear of Unity Works which can be accessed from Smyth Street. The postcode for your Sat Nav to approach from this direction is WF1 1ED. The car park is free after 6pm Mon – Sat and free on Sundays.

Additional Car Parking can be found here.

By Train

Unity Works is just a 2 minute walk from Westgate station and within 1.6km of Kirkgate station.

Wakefield Westgate railway station is the mainline railway station for the city of Wakefield. The station is managed by Virgin Trains East Coast, whose services run south from platform 1 to Doncaster, Newark, Grantham, Retford, Peterborough, Stevenage and London Kings Cross and north from platform 2 to Outwood, Leeds and further north to York, Newcastle upon Tyne and Scotland operated by CrossCountry. There is generally a half-hourly service from Wakefield to London which takes approximately 2 hours.

For more information on services and timetables, we recommend website.

By Bus

We are well served by buses as we’re located within Wakefield city centre’s transport hub and within 400m of Wakefield’s bus station located at Union Street.

For full details of bus services, please see the website


Unity Works has a range of nearby hotels to suit all tastes and budgets, most within a couple of minutes walk or 5 minute drive. Detailed here are just a select few but more can be found here on the Experience Wakefield website.