Bradford to London train

Cheap train tickets from Bradford to London

Showing times and prices for Oct 01

Cheapest

30

Average

59

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.

Grand Central Trains
07:46AMBradford3h13 10:59AMLondon
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301One-way
London North Eastern Railway
05:30AMBradford2h31 08:01AMLondon
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311One-way
London North Eastern Railway
04:58AMBradford2h55 07:53AMLondon
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381One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:32AMBradford2h59 10:31AMLondon
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391One-way
London North Eastern Railway
01:30PMBradford3h55 05:25PMLondon
0 transfers
531One-way

Train schedule from Bradford to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, October 1
London North Eastern Railway
04:58AMBradford2h55 07:53AMLondon
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London North Eastern Railway
05:30AMBradford2h31 08:01AMLondon
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London North Eastern Railway
07:32AMBradford2h59 10:31AMLondon
0 transfers
Grand Central Trains
07:46AMBradford3h13 10:59AMLondon
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
12:30PMBradford3h01 03:31PMLondon
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London North Eastern Railway
01:30PMBradford3h55 05:25PMLondon
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Grand Central Trains
02:23PMBradford3h24 05:47PMLondon
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London North Eastern Railway
02:30PMBradford3h01 05:31PMLondon
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London North Eastern Railway
03:31PMBradford3h52 07:23PMLondon
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Avanti West Coast
05:34PMBradford4h27 10:01PMLondon
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London North Eastern Railway
06:30PMBradford3h09 09:39PMLondon
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Fastest train times from Bradford to London

Showing times and prices for Oct 01

Fastest Journey

2 h 31 m

Average

3 h 18 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

277 km

Of the 11 trains that leave Bradford for London every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
05:30AMBradford2h31 08:01AMLondon
0 transfers
311One-way
London North Eastern Railway
04:58AMBradford2h55 07:53AMLondon
0 transfers
381One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:32AMBradford2h59 10:31AMLondon
0 transfers
391One-way
London North Eastern Railway
12:30PMBradford3h01 03:31PMLondon
0 transfers
831One-way
London North Eastern Railway
02:30PMBradford3h01 05:31PMLondon
0 transfers
531One-way

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Overview: Train from Bradford to London

distanceDistance171 miles (276 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency26 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail, London North Eastern Railway, Thameslink, Grand Central Trains or Cross Country

Trains from Bradford to London cover the 171 miles (276 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 36 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, London North Eastern Railway, Thameslink, Grand Central Trains or Cross Country. Normally, there are 26 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $24 (€23), but the average price of train tickets is $42 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange and arrive in London Victoria.

Train companies: Thameslink, Grand Central Trains and Northern Rail (3) from Bradford to London trains

For as little as $24 (€23) you can travel by train to London from Bradford with Thameslink, Grand Central Trains and Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Thameslink
Northern Rail (3)
Grand Central Trains

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip to London from Bradford with Thameslink! As an official travel partner of Thameslink, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Thameslink, compare the best routes from Bradford to London as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Thameslink Bradford to London train ticket available today. If you search for Thameslink tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Bradford and London on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 171 miles (276 km) route between Bradford and London with ease and comfort on a train with Thameslink.

    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.

    Train information from Bradford to London with Northern Rail (3):

    • Average Duration: 2 h 57 min
    • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 22 a day

    If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train from Bradford to London, check Omio for Grand Central Trains trains offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 171 miles (276 km) route from Bradford to London, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Grand Central Trains trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Grand Central Trains train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Bradford and London as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your Grand Central Trains train on Omio. If you search for trains from Bradford to London in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Grand Central Trains tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for Grand Central Trains trains between Bradford and London starting at $24 (€23), buy your official Grand Central Trains tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

    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

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to London 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 London.
    FAQs
    Train tickets between Bradford and London for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $24 (€23)  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bradford to London train price to come in at an average of $42 (€40)  one way.
    The distance from Bradford to London by train is approximately 171 miles (276 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 171 miles (276 km) from Bradford to London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Bradford to London train journey time is on average 2 h 36 min.

    There are a few train stations in Bradford to start your trip 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.

    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 London Victoria and need to travel approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the train station to the city center in London.

    Take the Bradford to London train with Northern Rail, London North Eastern Railway, Thameslink, Grand Central Trains or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Bradford and London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 4 direct trains per day from Bradford to London, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Grand Central Trains or London North Eastern Railway  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    The average number of trains departing Bradford for London is 26 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first train from Bradford to London at 4: 58 AM. The last train from Bradford to London that you can take departs at 10: 54 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Bradford to London schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets to London from Bradford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $42 (€40) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Bradford to London a few months in advance.

    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.
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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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