How to travel from Derby to Bradford

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Travel Information from Derby to Bradford

distanceDistance61 miles (98 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$13 - $27
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $13 (€11) • 2 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $27 (€23) • 1 h 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or CrossCountry

Travel 61 miles (98 km) by bus or train between Derby and Bradford. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or CrossCountry among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Derby to Bradford.

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from Derby to Bradford

How to get from Derby to Bradford by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Derby to Bradford is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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You can travel by travel between Derby and Bradford with National Express, Grand Central Trains and Northern Rail (3). When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned travel operating companies in the United Kingdom. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 travel companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and commuter travel across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern travel journeys to Bradford from Derby. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel company operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel to Bradford from Derby, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      FAQs: Travel from Derby to Bradford

      FAQs: Travel 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 Derby to Bradford.

      There are 2 travel options to Bradford from Derby. You can take a bus or train.

      The cheapest way to go to Bradford from Derby is by taking a bus, which costs on average $13 (€11).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Derby to Bradford:

      Taking a bus costs $14 (€12) less than taking a train, which costs on average $27 (€23) for the same trip.

      The fastest way to get to Bradford from Derby is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 46 min.

      Other travel options to Bradford take longer:

      Bus takes on average 2 h 20 min.

      The Derby to Bradford distance is around 61 miles (98 km).

      The average frequency per day from Derby to Bradford is:

      • 2 buses a day.
      • 16 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Bradford from Derby as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Derby to Bradford:

      • Most travelers take a bus from Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1) to Bradford, Interchange Station.
      • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Derby to Bradford depart from Derby to Bradford Interchange.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Derby to Bradford:

      • You can travel between Derby and Bradford by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $13 (€11) with National Express from Derby to Bradford.
      • You can go to Bradford from Derby by train with CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains or Grand Central Trains. You'll see cheap train tickets for $27 (€23) with Northern Rail (3) from Derby to Bradford on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Derby to Bradford with the following travel companies:

      • You'll find 2 direct buses a day to Bradford with National Express.

      Direct services to Bradford tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Many of our customers traveling from Derby to Bradford don't make Bradford their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Bradford are London, Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds or Stockport, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bradford to any of these top destinations today!

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