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Train Information between London and Bradford

distanceDistance171 miles (276 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$95 (€76)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway or Grand Central Trains

Trains from London to Bradford cover the 171 miles (276 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Grand Central Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $95 (€76), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $58 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bradford Interchange.

Trains from London to Bradford: Journey Details

Bradford and London are connected by daily direct services, which stop at Bradford Forster Square or Bradford Interchange, as well as a large number of indirect services that will require a brief change at Leeds. Direct trains from London to Bradford are operated by Grand Central railroad and Virgin Trains East Coast. The journey time is around 3 hours, although there may be slightly quicker options at different times of day. The earliest direct departure is at 10:48 a.m. and there are 5 services throughout the day. The final train leaves just before 8 p.m.

Taking the Train from London

All direct trains from London to Bradford depart from London Kings Cross. Kings Cross is one of the capital's major departure points and is in the northern part of the city. It is connected to all parts of London via the Northern, Victoria, Circle, Hammersmith & City, Piccadilly and Metropolitan lines, as well as local trains that serve south-eastern destinations. The station is also easily accessible via night buses for early or late departure times, and there are many hotels in the area around Kings Cross as well.

Getting into Bradford by Train

Bradford was one of the most important cities in the Industrial Revolution, with thousands of textile factories at the beginning of the 20th century. Nowadays, it has reinvented itself with attractions like the National Media Museum and historical sights like the beautiful Alhambra Theatre. Trains from London to Bradford arrive at both Bradford Interchange and Forster Square stations. Both stations are connected to the city centre via a free bus service which leaves every 10 minutes and runs from 7 a.m. until around 7:30 p.m. There are no night buses, however, so cabs will be a good idea if you are arriving late at night.

Train tickets from London to Bradford: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 26 €
2 weeks earlier 26 €0%
3 weeks earlier 26 €0%
1 month before 17 €53%
2 months earlier 17 €53%
3 months earlier 26 €0%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from London - Bradford. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from London - Bradford 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 0% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket London - Bradford with 2 months in advance you save up to about 53% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 0%.
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Travel Tips

Trains from London to Bradford
Travel by train 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 London to Bradford.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains between London and Bradford cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Bradford trains for as little as $58 (€46)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train from London to Bradford on average?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $95 (€76)  for a train ticket to Bradford from London.
How far is London to Bradford by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between London and Bradford by train to be approximately 171 miles (276 km).
What is the London to Bradford train travel time?
On average the London to Bradford train travel time is 2 h 50 min  for the 171 miles (276 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from London to Bradford do I depart from? Which Bradford train station from London do I arrive in?

When taking the train from London to Bradford, you can choose to depart from train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Your journey can end in train stations such as Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square.

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

Where do I find the London train station to Bradford? Where is the Bradford train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, London Victoria, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of London. The most popular arrival train station in Bradford, called Bradford Interchange, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

Which train companies can get me from London to Bradford?
For the best London to Bradford train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with London North Eastern Railway or Grand Central Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from London to Bradford to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there from London to Bradford a day?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from London to Bradford. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from London to Bradford?
You can take the earliest train from London to Bradford at 7: 03 AM   or take the last train from London to Bradford leaving at 11: 15 PM. Look for the latest London to Bradford train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How early should I buy train tickets between London and Bradford to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from London to Bradford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $95 (€76) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from London to Bradford are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Bradford
London Bridge
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London Charing Cross
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London Euston
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London Fenchurch Street
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London Kings Cross
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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Victoria, Circle<br>Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
London Liverpool Street
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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Paddington
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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport. Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
London St Pancras
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London Victoria
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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria<br>Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
London Waterloo East
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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City<br>Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176