Glasgow to Bradford train

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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Bradford

Showing times and prices for May 24

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Glasgow to Bradford is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Northern Rail
09:06AM4h31
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:37PMBradford Forster Square (BDQ)
$911One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:15AM5h00
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
01:15PMBradford Interchange (BDI)
$981One-way
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:38AM3h59
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:37PMBradford Forster Square (BDQ)
$1261One-way
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:00AM4h06
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:06PMBradford Interchange (BDI)
$1261One-way
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
08:38AM4h28
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:06PMBradford Interchange (BDI)
$1261One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Glasgow to Bradford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, May 24
Avanti West Coast
08:00AM4h06
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:06PMBradford Interchange (BDI)
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
08:15AM5h00
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
01:15PMBradford Interchange (BDI)
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:38AM3h59
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:37PMBradford Forster Square (BDQ)
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:38AM4h28
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:06PMBradford Interchange (BDI)
1 transfer
Northern Rail
09:06AM4h31
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:37PMBradford Forster Square (BDQ)
2 transfers
Cross Country
09:08AM5h41
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
02:49PMBradford Interchange (BDI)
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Glasgow to Bradford

Showing times and prices for May 24

Fastest Journey

3 h 59 m

Average

4 h 37 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

281 km

It's difficult to get from Glasgow to Bradford without transferring at least once.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
08:38AM3h59
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:37PMBradford Forster Square (BDQ)
$1261One-way
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:00AM4h06
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:06PMBradford Interchange (BDI)
$1261One-way
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
08:38AM4h28
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:06PMBradford Interchange (BDI)
$1261One-way
1 transfer
Northern Rail
09:06AM4h31
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:37PMBradford Forster Square (BDQ)
$911One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:15AM5h00
Glasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
01:15PMBradford Interchange (BDI)
$981One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Bradford

distanceDistance174 miles (280 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$80 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3), Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or CrossCountry

Trains from Glasgow to Bradford cover the 174 miles (280 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 59 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $54 (€47), but the average price of train tickets is $80 (€69). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Bradford Interchange.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3), Virgin Trains and TransPennine Express from Glasgow to Bradford trains

For as little as $63 (€54) you can travel by train between Glasgow and Bradford with Northern Rail (3), Virgin Trains and TransPennine Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Glasgow to Bradford train information with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 59 min
  • Cheapest Price: $63
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 11 a day

FAQs: Trains from Glasgow to Bradford

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow to Bradford 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 Glasgow to Bradford.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Bradford can start from as little as $54 (€47) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow to Bradford is $80 (€69); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Glasgow to Bradford is 3 h 59 min   to travel the 174 mile (280 km) long journey, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow to Bradford leaves at 4: 48 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow to Bradford leaves at 6: 00 PM.
There are 12 trains a day from Glasgow to Bradford which require at least one change with Northern Rail (3), Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Glasgow to Bradford train with Northern Rail (3), Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Bradford from Glasgow as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 6: 00 PM.

When departing from Glasgow, you have various train station options to start your route from including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen Street. When arriving in Bradford, you can end your route in train stations like Bradford Interchange, Bradford Forster Square and Bradford Forster Square or Bradford Interchange.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bradford Interchange, located 0.2 miles (407 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Bradford from Glasgow is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 59 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Glasgow to Bradford is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Bradford from Glasgow including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Glasgow and Bradford

Glasgow
Bradford
Glasgow Central is the most popular Glasgow 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 Glasgow for your trip to Bradford.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
Glasgow Queen StreetWifiParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Glasgow Queen Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
Metro: Interchange station for SPT Subway
Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen StreetAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Glasgow Airport
Charing Cross (Glasgow)ShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Charing Cross (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Elmbank Gardens to the left of the station entrance
High Street (Glasgow)ShoppingParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for High Street (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
Queens Park (Glasgow)ParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road
Glasgow, Nithsdale Road
Glasgow, Telephone Exchange
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