Cheap train tickets from Bradford to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Dec 8

Cheapest

$11

Average

$16

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 Manchester will cost around $ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 11.

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09:04AMBradford Interchange1h01 10:05AMManchester Victoria
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$111One-way
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09:33AMBradford Interchange0h55 10:28AMManchester Victoria
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$111One-way
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08:33AMBradford Interchange0h55 09:28AMManchester Victoria
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$111One-way
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08:03AMBradford Interchange1h02 09:05AMManchester Victoria
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$111One-way
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10:04AMBradford Interchange1h02 11:06AMManchester Victoria
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$111One-way

Train schedule from Bradford to Manchester

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08:03AMBradford Interchange1h02 09:05AMManchester Victoria
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08:33AMBradford Interchange0h55 09:28AMManchester Victoria
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09:04AMBradford Interchange1h01 10:05AMManchester Victoria
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09:33AMBradford Interchange0h55 10:28AMManchester Victoria
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09:36AMBradford Interchange1h28 11:04AMManchester Piccadilly
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10:04AMBradford Interchange1h02 11:06AMManchester Victoria
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Wed
Dec 8
$11Northern Rail
$7National Express
Fri
Dec 10
$8Northern Rail
$7National Express
Sat
Dec 11
$8Northern Rail
$10Flixbus
Sun
Dec 12
$7Northern Rail
$7National Express
Mon
Dec 13
$7Northern Rail
$7National Express
Tue
Dec 14
$6Northern Rail
$6National Express
Wed
Dec 15
$21Northern Rail
$6National Express
Thu
Dec 16
$20Northern Rail
$6National Express
Fri
Dec 17
$6Northern Rail
$9National Express
Sat
Dec 18
$21Northern Rail
$12National Express
Sun
Dec 19
$21Northern Rail
$12National Express
Mon
Dec 20
$20Northern Rail
$12National Express
Tue
Dec 21
$5Northern Rail
$12National Express
Wed
Dec 22
$5Northern Rail
$13National Express
Thu
Dec 23
$20Northern Rail
$13National Express
Fri
Dec 24
$20Northern Rail
$13National Express
Sat
Dec 25
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$23Flixbus

Fastest train times from Bradford to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Dec 8

Fastest Journey

55 m

Average

1 h 3 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

47 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Bradford for Manchester every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 47 km distance in an average of 1 h 3 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 55 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 28 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
09:33AMBradford Interchange0h55 10:28AMManchester Victoria
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$111One-way
Fastest
08:33AMBradford Interchange0h55 09:28AMManchester Victoria
0 changes
$111One-way
09:04AMBradford Interchange1h01 10:05AMManchester Victoria
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$111One-way
08:03AMBradford Interchange1h02 09:05AMManchester Victoria
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$111One-way
10:04AMBradford Interchange1h02 11:06AMManchester Victoria
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$111One-way

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Overview: Train from Bradford to Manchester

distanceDistance29 miles (47 km)
durationAverage train duration55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$9 (€7)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail

Trains from Bradford to Manchester cover the 29 miles (47 km) long journey taking on average 55 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $7 (€5), but the average price of train tickets is $9 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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FAQs
How much are cheap trains to Manchester from Bradford?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Bradford to Manchester for as low as $7 (€5)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train from Bradford to Manchester?
The train price from Bradford to Manchester is on average $9 (€7)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How many miles is it from Bradford to Manchester by train?
The distance from Bradford to Manchester by train is approximately 29 miles (47 km).
How long is the train to Manchester from Bradford?
The Bradford to Manchester train duration is on average 55 min, which is to be expected when traveling 29 miles (47 km) from Bradford to Manchester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Bradford to Manchester, which train station in Bradford do I depart from and which train station in Manchester do I arrive in?

When taking the train from Bradford to Manchester, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square. Your route can end in train stations such as Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bradford Interchange   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bradford Interchange, which is located around 0.2 miles (353 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.4 miles (587 m) away from the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Bradford to Manchester?
For the journey from Bradford to Manchester you can take a train with Northern Rail. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Manchester from Bradford on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services per day are there from Bradford to Manchester?
The average number of trains departing Bradford for Manchester is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Manchester from Bradford for the best deals?
If you purchase the Bradford to Manchester train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $9 (€7). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Manchester from Bradford. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bradford
Manchester
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 Manchester.