The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from London to Bradford will cost around £ 13 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 8.
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4 h 55 m
5 h 17 m
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Of the 7 buses that leave London for Bradford every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 277 km distance in an average of 5 h 17 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 55 m .
The slowest buses will take 6 h 26 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||171 miles (276 km)|
|Average coach duration||4 h 10 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£7 (€8)|
|Coach companies||National Express or Megabus|
Coaches from London to Bradford cover the 171 miles (276 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £6, but the average price of coach tickets is £7. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bradford, Bridge Street (Bradford Interchange).
Find the best coaches from London to Bradford with Omio's travel partners National Express from £6. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach from London to Bradford, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach between London and Bradford:
Buses from London to Bradford are operated by National Express coaches who provide a choice of 12 direct services a day. The first coach departs London early morning with the rest leaving at approximately two-hourly intervals until late evening. Journey time on buses from London to Bradford is approximately 5-6 hours.
Coach services for London to Bradford depart from London Victoria Coach Station. Located right next to London Victoria Rail and Underground stations in southwest London, it's easy to reach the coach terminus via tube, rail or bus followed by a short walk. Journey time via tube from Central London is less than 15 minutes with tubes running from 5:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m. Outside of these times travelers can board a number of night buses which terminate at London Victoria.
The historic city of Bradford lends much of it's magnificence to its heritage as the Wool Capital of the World, becoming prominent during the industrial revolution. Historical buildings of note include much of the Victorian town centre such as the Italianate City Hall as well as a number of medieval buildings. Today Bradford is a cosmopolitan city that's more famous for film production than wool, earning its title of UNESCO City of Film in 2009. Coaches from London arrive at Bradford Interchange which is located at the very heart of the city centre. The interchange is the city's main transport hub for bus, rail and coach services, making it an easy place to find onward travel from. Bus and rail services cease operating around 11:00 p.m. and after this time passengers will find a choice of taxis stationed at the interchange for onward travel.
Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from London Victoria to Bradford, Bridge Street (Bradford Interchange).
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London.
The most popular arrival coach station, Bradford, Bridge Street (Bradford Interchange), is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Bradford.
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