Bradford to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Bradford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 17 May

Cheapest

£81

Average

£82

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.

Cheapest
09:36Bradford Interchange3h22 12:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£811One-way
Cheapest
10:31Bradford Interchange2h37 13:08Birmingham New Street
1 change
£811One-way
Cheapest
09:30Bradford Forster Square2h34 12:04Birmingham New Street
1 change
£811One-way
Cheapest
10:33Bradford Interchange3h25 13:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£811One-way
08:32Bradford Forster Square2h36 11:08Birmingham New Street
1 change
£821One-way

Train schedule Bradford to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 17 May
08:32Bradford Forster Square2h36 11:08Birmingham New Street
1 change
08:33Bradford Interchange3h25 11:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
09:30Bradford Forster Square2h34 12:04Birmingham New Street
1 change
09:36Bradford Interchange3h22 12:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
10:31Bradford Interchange2h37 13:08Birmingham New Street
1 change
10:33Bradford Interchange3h25 13:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes

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Fastest train times from Bradford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 17 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 34 m

Average

2 h 59 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

146 km

It's difficult to get from Bradford to Birmingham without changing at least once.

Fastest
09:30Bradford Forster Square2h34 12:04Birmingham New Street
1 change
£811One-way
08:32Bradford Forster Square2h36 11:08Birmingham New Street
1 change
£821One-way
10:31Bradford Interchange2h37 13:08Birmingham New Street
1 change
£811One-way
09:36Bradford Interchange3h22 12:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£811One-way
08:33Bradford Interchange3h25 11:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£831One-way

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Overview: Train from Bradford to Birmingham

distanceDistance91 miles (146 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£70 (€79)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Bradford to Birmingham cover the 91 miles (146 km) long route taking on average 2 h 27 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £40, but the average price of train tickets is £70. Travellers depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Bradford to Birmingham

For as little as £40 you can travel by train between Bradford and Birmingham with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Birmingham from Bradford you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket between Bradford and Birmingham online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Bradford and Birmingham as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains between Bradford and Birmingham start at £40 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 91 miles (146 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train to Birmingham from Bradford. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Bradford to Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Bradford to Birmingham train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 11 min
  • Average Price: £40
  • CrossCountry frequency: 25 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bradford to Birmingham

Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Bradford to Birmingham.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Bradford to Birmingham for some dates and times for as low as £40  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Bradford to Birmingham is £70  one way.
You should expect to travel around 91 miles (146 km)  to Birmingham from Bradford by train.
On average the Bradford to Birmingham train time is 2 h 27 min  covering the 91 miles (146 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

There are a few train stations in Bradford to start your journey from including Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square. In Birmingham you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bradford Interchange, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

When taking a train from Bradford to Birmingham, you can count on Cross Country for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Bradford and Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Bradford for Birmingham is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Bradford to Birmingham leaves at 05: 31. The last train departing from Bradford to Birmingham leaves at 20: 30. You can find the latest Bradford to Birmingham train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Bradford to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £70 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Bradford to Birmingham a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Bradford Interchange is the most popular Bradford 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 Bradford for your journey to Birmingham.

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