Bradford to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Bradford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Oct 01

Cheapest

91

Average

92

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cross Country
08:36AMBradford3h23 11:59AMBirmingham
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911One-way
Cross Country
04:30PMBradford2h37 07:07PMBirmingham
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911One-way
Cross Country
10:30AMBradford4h29 02:59PMBirmingham
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921One-way
Cross Country
07:30PMBradford2h48 10:18PMBirmingham
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921One-way
Cross Country
05:34PMBradford3h28 09:02PMBirmingham
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921One-way

Train schedule from Bradford to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, October 1
Cross Country
04:33AMBradford3h00 07:33AMBirmingham
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Cross Country
07:32AMBradford2h36 10:08AMBirmingham
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Cross Country
08:30AMBradford3h19 11:49AMBirmingham
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Cross Country
08:36AMBradford3h23 11:59AMBirmingham
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Cross Country
10:30AMBradford4h29 02:59PMBirmingham
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Cross Country
04:30PMBradford2h37 07:07PMBirmingham
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Cross Country
05:34PMBradford3h28 09:02PMBirmingham
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Cross Country
07:30PMBradford2h48 10:18PMBirmingham
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Fastest train times from Bradford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Oct 01

Fastest Journey

2 h 36 m

Average

3 h 12 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

146 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Bradford for Birmingham every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
07:32AMBradford2h36 10:08AMBirmingham
0 transfers
931One-way
Cross Country
04:30PMBradford2h37 07:07PMBirmingham
0 transfers
911One-way
Cross Country
07:30PMBradford2h48 10:18PMBirmingham
0 transfers
921One-way
Cross Country
04:33AMBradford3h00 07:33AMBirmingham
0 transfers
931One-way
Cross Country
08:30AMBradford3h19 11:49AMBirmingham
0 transfers
921One-way

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Overview: Train from Bradford to Birmingham

distanceDistance91 miles (146 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$80 (€77)
frequencyTrain frequency27 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or Northern Rail

Trains from Bradford to Birmingham cover the 91 miles (146 km) long route taking on average 2 h 27 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 27 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $80 (€77), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $47 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) from Bradford to Birmingham trains

For as little as $47 (€46) you can travel by train to Birmingham from Bradford with CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

CrossCountry
Northern Rail (3)

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Bradford and Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket to Birmingham from Bradford online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Bradford and Birmingham as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains between Bradford and Birmingham start at $47 (€46) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 91 miles (146 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train between Bradford and Birmingham. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Bradford to Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

  • Average Price: $47

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Bradford to Birmingham train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 3 h 20 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 27 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bradford to Birmingham

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Birmingham easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bradford to Birmingham.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Bradford to Birmingham trains for as little as $47 (€46)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bradford to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of $80 (€77)  one way.
You should expect to travel around 91 miles (146 km)  to Birmingham from Bradford by train.
The Bradford to Birmingham train duration is on average 2 h 27 min, which is to be expected when traveling 91 miles (146 km) between Bradford and Birmingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Bradford to start your route from including Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square. In Birmingham you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bradford Interchange and travel around 0.3 miles (460 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Birmingham.

For the best Bradford to Birmingham train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country or Northern Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Bradford to Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 27 trains a day from Bradford to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Bradford to Birmingham leaves at 4: 33 AM. The last train departing from Bradford to Birmingham leaves at 7: 30 PM. You can find the latest Bradford to Birmingham train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book the Bradford to Birmingham train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $80 (€77). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Bradford to Birmingham. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Bradford Interchange is the most popular Bradford railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bradford for your trip to Birmingham.
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Public transit options for Bradford Interchange
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at parcels bay adjacent to Platform 1, through the red gate.
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Public transit options for Bradford Forster Square
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at station front on St Blaise Way adjacent to service bus stop (25702).

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