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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Bradford

Showing times and prices for 15 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham to Bradford is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Cross Country
10:032h28
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:31Bradford Interchange (BDI)
£1111One-way
1 change
Cross Country
08:032h27
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:30Bradford Interchange (BDI)
£1141One-way
1 change
Cross Country
09:032h45
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:48Bradford Interchange (BDI)
£1141One-way
1 change

Train timetableBirmingham to Bradford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 15 April
Cross Country
08:032h27
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:30Bradford Interchange (BDI)
1 change
Cross Country
09:032h45
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:48Bradford Interchange (BDI)
1 change
Cross Country
10:032h28
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:31Bradford Interchange (BDI)
1 change

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Train times from Birmingham to Bradford

Showing times and prices for 15 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 27 m

Average

2 h 33 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

146 km

To travel from Birmingham to Bradford you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Cross Country
08:032h27
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:30Bradford Interchange (BDI)
£1141One-way
1 change
Cross Country
10:032h28
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:31Bradford Interchange (BDI)
£1111One-way
1 change
Cross Country
09:032h45
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:48Bradford Interchange (BDI)
£1141One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Bradford

distanceDistance91 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£83 (€93)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains or TransPennine Express

Trains from Birmingham to Bradford cover the 91 miles long route taking on average 2 h 27 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £83, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £44. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Bradford Interchange.

Train companies: CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains trains Birmingham to Bradford

For as little as £84 you can travel by train to Bradford from Birmingham with CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

    Trains from Birmingham to Bradford

    There are indirect trains from Birmingham to Bradford, requiring a change in Leeds. The first departure from Birmingham New Street is the CrossCountry service around 6:00 a.m. connecting with a Northern rail train at Leeds. This route operates hourly until the final train around 8:00 p.m. Journey times range from two and a half hours to two hours and fifty minutes. Additional routes are possible but require two or more changes.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Birmingham to Bradford?

    Departure Station: Birmingham New Street The modern New Street station is located in the city centre. There are bus stops close to the station, on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street, with routes around the city. Taxis are available from a rank by the Victoria Square exit on Navigation Street.

    Arrival Station: Bradford Interchange Fifteen minutes walk south of the city centre, Bradford Interchange station is adjacent to the bus and coach station, with connections around the city and region and to the airport. There is a taxi rank by the station exit.

    FAQs: Birmingham to Bradford train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Bradford.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Bradford can start from as little as £44 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Bradford is £83; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Birmingham to Bradford train time is 2 h 27 min   covering the 91 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Birmingham to Bradford leaves at 06: 03. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Birmingham to Bradford leaves at 21: 03.
    There are 16 trains a day from Birmingham to Bradford which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Bradford. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Birmingham to Bradford.
    When taking a train from Birmingham to Bradford, you can count on CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains or TransPennine Express for the best way to get you to Bradford. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Birmingham and Bradford and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 03.

    When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your route from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham International and Birmingham Moor Street. When arriving in Bradford, you can end your journey in train stations like Bradford Interchange, Bradford Forster Square and Bradford Forster Square or Bradford Interchange.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bradford Interchange, located 0.3 miles (460 m) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a train from Birmingham to Bradford is December.
    You have options as you can travel between Birmingham and Bradford 2 different ways: train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Bradford

    Birmingham
    Bradford
    Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your journey to Bradford.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
    Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
    Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
    Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
    Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Birmingham Moor Street
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Birmingham International
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
    Amenities at station
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Birmingham Snow Hill
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bus Stop SH4, at the front of the station on Colmore Row.
    Birmingham New Street, Moor Street or Snow HillAccessibility
    Amenities at station
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