How to travel from York to Bradford

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from York to Bradford

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

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

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Travel Information between York and Bradford

distanceDistance29 miles (47 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $13
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $7 (€6) • 51 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $7 (€6) • 51 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail (3)

Travel 29 miles (47 km) by bus or train to Bradford from York. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail (3) among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from York to Bradford.

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Find the best route from York to Bradford with Omio's travel partners Northern Rail (3)! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains between York and Bradford. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

    FAQs: Travel from York 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 York to Bradford.

    There are 2 ways to get from York to Bradford: bus or train.

    The cheapest way to go to Bradford from York is by taking a train, which costs on average $7 (€6).

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

    Taking a train costs $6 (€5) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $13 (€11).

    The fastest way from York to Bradford is by train with an average journey time of 51 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Bradford that take longer:

    Getting to Bradford by bus takes 2 h 9 min on average.

    Bradford is approximately 29 miles (47 km) away from York.

    The average frequency per day from York to Bradford is:

    • 2 buses a day.
    • Around 50 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between York and Bradford 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 York to Bradford:

    • Most travelers board their bus from York, Rail Station and arrive in Bradford, Interchange Station.
    • Most travelers catch their train from York and arrive in Bradford Interchange.

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

    • You can go to Bradford from York by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $13 (€11) with National Express from York to Bradford on Omio.
    • You can take a train from York to Bradford with Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. Cheap tickets can be found for $7 (€6) with Northern Rail (3) from York to Bradford.

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

    • You can check for a direct train to Bradford with Northern Rail (3) with 18 direct trains per day.

    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 York 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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