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from Glasgow to Bradford

You can get from Glasgow to Bradford by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Glasgow to Bradford on Oct 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:40AMGlasgow, Buchanan7h05 04:45PMBradford
1 changes
11:00PMGlasgow, Buchanan9h10 08:10AMBradford
1 changes

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Oct 22
$77Northern Rail
$69National Express
Oct 23
$77Northern Rail
$29National Express
Oct 24
$77Northern Rail
$46National Express
Oct 25
$72Avanti West Coast
$34National Express
Oct 26
$63Avanti West Coast
$32National Express
Oct 27
$63Avanti West Coast
$32National Express
Oct 28
$63Avanti West Coast
$34National Express

Travel Information between Glasgow and Bradford

distanceDistance174 miles (280 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$21 - $342
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $21 (€18) • 7 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $176 (€144) • 3 h 57 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways, National Express or Cross Country

Travel 174 miles (280 km) by flight, bus or train between Glasgow and Bradford. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 57 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are British Airways, National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Bradford.

Travel Tips

Travel from Glasgow to Bradford
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 Glasgow to Bradford.
How do I travel from Glasgow to Bradford?

There are 3 travel options from Glasgow to Bradford: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Bradford?

The cheapest way to go to Bradford from Glasgow is by taking a bus, which costs on average $21 (€18).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bradford:

Taking a bus is usually $320 (€262) less than taking a flight to Bradford, which costs on average $342 (€280) for the same trip.

A bus is $154 (€126) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Glasgow to Bradford costing on average $176 (€144).

What is the fastest way from Glasgow to Bradford?

The fastest way from Glasgow to Bradford is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 57 min.

There are alternative travel options to Bradford that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Bradford by flight can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 5 min.

What is the distance between Glasgow and Bradford?

The Glasgow to Bradford distance is around 174 miles (280 km).

How many services a day are there between Glasgow and Bradford?

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Bradford is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Glasgow? Where do I arrive in Bradford?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Glasgow to Bradford:

  • Buses most often depart from Glasgow at Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Bradford at Bradford, Bridge Street (Bradford Interchange).
  • Trains from Glasgow to Bradford most often leave from Glasgow Central and arrive in Bradford Interchange.
Which travel companies can take me from Glasgow to Bradford?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Glasgow to Bradford, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with British Airways to go to Bradford by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find British Airways Glasgow to Bradford tickets on Omio for $342 (€280).
  • Travel with National Express to go to Bradford by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Glasgow to Bradford tickets on Omio for $21 (€18).
  • Cross Country can get you to Bradford by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Cross Country from Glasgow to Bradford for $176 (€144) on Omio.
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Glasgow to Bradford?
Looking to extend your trip from Glasgow to Bradford? Many Omio customers who go from Glasgow to Bradford usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Birmingham. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Birmingham from Bradford, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Glasgow to Bradford online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Glasgow to Bradford, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing $342 (€280) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $21 (€18) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $176 (€144) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Glasgow to Bradford online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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