The cheapest trains from Bradford to London

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Cheapest

$87

Average

$164

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.

The average ticket from Bradford to London will cost around $ 164 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 87.

Cheapest
10:22AMBradford Interchange3h22 01:44PMLondon Kings Cross
0 changes
$871One-way
09:30AMBradford Forster Square3h00 12:30PMLondon Kings Cross
1 changes
$1451One-way
08:43AMBradford Forster Square2h48 11:31AMLondon Kings Cross
0 changes
$1871One-way
10:07AMBradford Interchange2h54 01:01PMLondon Kings Cross
1 changes
$1871One-way
08:07AMBradford Interchange2h54 11:01AMLondon Kings Cross
1 changes
$2171One-way

Timetable Bradford to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, Oct 28
08:07AMBradford Interchange2h54 11:01AMLondon Kings Cross
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08:43AMBradford Forster Square2h48 11:31AMLondon Kings Cross
0 changes
09:30AMBradford Forster Square3h00 12:30PMLondon Kings Cross
0 changes
10:07AMBradford Interchange2h54 01:01PMLondon Kings Cross
0 changes
10:22AMBradford Interchange3h22 01:44PMLondon Kings Cross
0 changes

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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Wed
Oct 27
$87Grand Central Trains
$20Flixbus
$90British Airways
Thu
Oct 28
$87Grand Central Trains
$20Flixbus
$123British Airways
Fri
Oct 29
$87Grand Central Trains
$15Flixbus
$86British Airways
Sat
Oct 30
$87Grand Central Trains
$7Flixbus
$169Loganair
Sun
Oct 31
$131Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
$128British Airways
Mon
Nov 1
$62London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$163British Airways
Tue
Nov 2
$63London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$119British Airways
Wed
Nov 3
$91London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$168British Airways
Thu
Nov 4
$74London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$124Loganair
Fri
Nov 5
$42London North Eastern Railway
$11Flixbus
$111British Airways
Sat
Nov 6
$87Grand Central Trains
$8Flixbus
$114British Airways
Sun
Nov 7
$86Grand Central Trains
$7Flixbus
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Mon
Nov 8
$74London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$119British Airways
Tue
Nov 9
$54London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$99British Airways
Wed
Nov 10
$46London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$104British Airways
Thu
Nov 11
$42London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$111British Airways
Fri
Nov 12
$91London North Eastern Railway
$7Flixbus
$99British Airways
Sat
Nov 13
$54London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$111British Airways
Sun
Nov 14
$43Grand Central Trains
$8Flixbus
$88British Airways
Mon
Nov 15
$42London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$84British Airways

The fastest trains from Bradford to London

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Fastest Journey

2 h 48 m

Average

2 h 59 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

277 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Bradford for London every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 277 km distance in an average of 2 h 59 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 48 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 22 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:43AMBradford Forster Square2h48 11:31AMLondon Kings Cross
0 changes
$1871One-way
10:07AMBradford Interchange2h54 01:01PMLondon Kings Cross
1 changes
$1871One-way
08:07AMBradford Interchange2h54 11:01AMLondon Kings Cross
1 changes
$2171One-way
09:30AMBradford Forster Square3h00 12:30PMLondon Kings Cross
1 changes
$1451One-way
10:22AMBradford Interchange3h22 01:44PMLondon Kings Cross
0 changes
$871One-way

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Train Information between Bradford and London

distanceDistance171 miles (276 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h
priceAverage train ticket price$86 (€70)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway or Grand Central Trains

Trains from Bradford to London cover the 171 miles (276 km) long trip taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Grand Central Trains. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $62 (€51), but the average price of train tickets is $86 (€70). Travelers depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange and arrive in London Victoria.

Trains from Bradford to London: Journey Details

When traveling from Bradford to London, the most sensible route is to take the Northern Rail service from Bradford Interchange to Leeds station, and from there, board the Virgin train to Kings Cross. During the week (and assuming no engineering works are ongoing) the first train takes 15 minutes and the main service 2.25 hours. Trains from Bradford to London do not run directly but the service tends to be efficient, comfortable and straightforward; there are at least three trains per hour from Leeds to London. During the week, first trains from Bradford leave just before 06.00 a.m. arriving in the Capital just before 09.00. Last trains depart around 08.00 arriving just after 11.00 p.m. Weekend services are fewer but follow the same route and time structure. Peak time trains may be subject to a premium unless tickets have been booked in advance.

Taking the Train from Bradford

Bradford Interchange is located just outside the town centre with good local transport links. There is also a bus service to Leeds should travelers prefer this mode of transport on the first leg. Services run through the night but connections do become problematic after 10.30 p.m.

Getting into London by Train

Passengers disembarking at Kings Cross will find themselves close to the cultural and business quarters of London. The underground network is well connected from here allowing customers to make onward journeys to anywhere else in the Capital within 45 minutes. Buses and cabs operate in London 24 hours a day with a reduced frequency. There are a number of convenient hotels very close to the station, visitors can rest assured that the historically seedy nature of Kings Cross no longer applies; it is family friendly and safe.

Travel Tips

Trains from Bradford to London
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FAQs
How much do cheap trains to London from Bradford cost?
Train tickets to London from Bradford for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $62 (€51)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket between Bradford and London?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bradford to London train to cost on average $86 (€70)  one way.
How far is London from Bradford by train?
You should expect to travel around 171 miles (276 km)  from Bradford to London by train.
How long is the train ride to London from Bradford?
On average the Bradford to London train time is 3 h  covering the 171 miles (276 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Bradford to London depart from? Which London train station do I come into from Bradford?

There are a few train stations in Bradford to start your journey from including Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square. In London you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange   and arrive in London Victoria.

Where is the Bradford train station located? Where is the London train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Bradford Interchange, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Bradford.

The most popular arrival train station, London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of London.

What train providers offer a service to London from Bradford?
If you're looking for trains from Bradford to London, you can rely on London North Eastern Railway or Grand Central Trains to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Bradford to London trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I purchase a direct train from Bradford to London?
If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Grand Central Trains or London North Eastern Railway. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
When does the first train depart from Bradford to London? When does the last train depart from Bradford to London?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Bradford at 7: 10 AM. The last train leaves from Bradford at 9: 52 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Bradford to London and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book train tickets to London from Bradford to score the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Bradford to London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $86 (€70) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to London from Bradford are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bradford
London
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 London.