Bradford to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Bradford to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Cheapest

51

Average

105

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.

London North Eastern Railway
05:31AMBradford3h49 09:20AMEdinburgh
0 transfers
511One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:17AMBradford4h01 01:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
871One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:16AMBradford4h02 11:18AMEdinburgh
0 transfers
881One-way
Cross Country
08:30AMBradford3h30 12:00PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1501One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:17AMBradford4h01 03:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1511One-way

Train schedule from Bradford to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, October 5
London North Eastern Railway
05:31AMBradford3h49 09:20AMEdinburgh
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
07:16AMBradford4h02 11:18AMEdinburgh
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:30AMBradford3h30 12:00PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:17AMBradford4h01 01:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
11:17AMBradford4h01 03:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Bradford to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

3 h 52 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

257 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Bradford for Edinburgh every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
08:30AMBradford3h30 12:00PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1501One-way
London North Eastern Railway
05:31AMBradford3h49 09:20AMEdinburgh
0 transfers
511One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:17AMBradford4h01 01:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
871One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:17AMBradford4h01 03:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1511One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:16AMBradford4h02 11:18AMEdinburgh
0 transfers
881One-way

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Overview: Train from Bradford to Edinburgh

distanceDistance159 miles (257 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$154 (€148)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Bradford to Edinburgh cover the 159 miles (257 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 4 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $154 (€148), but the average price of train tickets is $154 (€148). Travelers depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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

Travel to Edinburgh from Bradford from $154 (€148) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3)! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

CrossCountry
Northern Rail (3)

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

Book your CrossCountry Bradford to Edinburgh train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Bradford to Edinburgh routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Bradford and Edinburgh is 159 miles (257 km), and the best price for a one-way Bradford - Edinburgh CrossCountry train ticket starts at $154 (€148) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!

  • Average Price: $154

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train operating companies in the United Kingdom. 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. Headquartered in York, Northern 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. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys to Edinburgh from Bradford. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Bradford to Edinburgh train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 58 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 11 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bradford to Edinburgh

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Bradford and Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from $154 (€148)  one way.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bradford to Edinburgh train price to come in at an average of $154 (€148)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Edinburgh from Bradford by train to be approximately 159 miles (257 km).
While the time it takes to travel 159 miles (257 km) to Edinburgh from Bradford can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Bradford to Edinburgh train journey time is on average 5 h 4 min.

There are a few train stations in Bradford to start your journey from including Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square. In Edinburgh you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Bradford Interchange, located approximately 0.3 miles (460 m) from the city center of Bradford. The most popular arrival train station in Edinburgh, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located around 0.4 miles (660 m) away from its city center.

For the trip from Bradford to Edinburgh you can take a train with Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Bradford to Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 11 trains a day from Bradford to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Bradford to Edinburgh at 5: 31 AM. The last train from Bradford to Edinburgh that you can take departs at 6: 30 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Bradford to Edinburgh schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
The price of a one way train ticket from Bradford to Edinburgh is on average $154 (€148) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Bradford and Edinburgh available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bradford
Edinburgh
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 Edinburgh.
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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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