Bradford to Leeds train

Cheap train tickets from Bradford to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£3

Average

£4

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
08:43Bradford Forster Square0h23 09:06Leeds Railway Station
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£31One-way
18:32Bradford Interchange0h21 18:53Leeds Railway Station
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£41One-way
08:30Bradford Interchange0h23 08:53Leeds Railway Station
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£41One-way
18:00Bradford Forster Square0h26 18:26Leeds Railway Station
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£41One-way
18:30Bradford Forster Square0h27 18:57Leeds Railway Station
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£41One-way

Train schedule Bradford to Leeds

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
08:07Bradford Interchange0h19 08:26Leeds Railway Station
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08:20Bradford Interchange0h21 08:41Leeds Railway Station
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08:30Bradford Interchange0h23 08:53Leeds Railway Station
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08:32Bradford Forster Square0h26 08:58Leeds Railway Station
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08:43Bradford Forster Square0h23 09:06Leeds Railway Station
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09:02Bradford Interchange0h20 09:22Leeds Railway Station
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18:00Bradford Forster Square0h26 18:26Leeds Railway Station
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18:07Bradford Interchange0h20 18:27Leeds Railway Station
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18:25Bradford Interchange0h19 18:44Leeds Railway Station
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18:30Bradford Forster Square0h27 18:57Leeds Railway Station
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18:32Bradford Interchange0h21 18:53Leeds Railway Station
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18:58Bradford Interchange0h21 19:19Leeds Railway Station
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Fastest train times from Bradford to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

19 m

Average

22 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

13 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Bradford for Leeds every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
08:07Bradford Interchange0h19 08:26Leeds Railway Station
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£51One-way
Fastest
18:25Bradford Interchange0h19 18:44Leeds Railway Station
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£51One-way
09:02Bradford Interchange0h20 09:22Leeds Railway Station
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£51One-way
18:07Bradford Interchange0h20 18:27Leeds Railway Station
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£51One-way
18:58Bradford Interchange0h21 19:19Leeds Railway Station
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£51One-way

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Overview: Train from Bradford to Leeds

distanceDistance8 miles
durationAverage train duration19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£3 (€3)
frequencyTrain frequency52 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 52 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Bradford to Leeds cover the 8 miles long journey taking on average 19 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 52 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £3, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange and arrive in Leeds Railway Station.

Taking the Train from Bradford

Trains from Bradford to Leeds depart from 2 stations, Forster Square station in the centre of the city and Bradford Interchange, just to the south of the centre. It is 10 minutes on foot between the stations. The Bradford freecitybus connects the stations and city centre destinations on a frequent timetable from Mondays to Saturdays. Bradford Interchange station is adjacent to the city's bus and coach stations for local and regional travel. Both stations have taxi ranks.

Getting into Leeds by Train

Once an important industrial centre, Leeds has become a vibrant and cosmopolitan Yorkshire metropolis, renowned for the variety of stylish shops in the ornate Victoria Quarter arcades. Visitor attractions include the Industrial Museum and the Royal Armouries collections. Trains from Bradford to Leeds arrive at the main station, located just south of the city centre. There is a bus interchange nearby on New Station Street for numerous Arriva and First bus services throughout the city. From Stand 8, the Leeds CityBus operates a frequent daytime service around the city centre from Mondays to Saturdays. There is a taxi rank close to the bus stops outside the station.

Travel Tips: Trains from Bradford to Leeds

Travel by train to Leeds 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 Leeds.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Bradford to Leeds for some dates and times for as low as £3  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bradford to Leeds train price to come in at an average of £3  one way.
The train distance from Bradford to Leeds is around 8 miles.
The Bradford to Leeds train duration is on average 19 min, which is to be expected when travelling 8 miles between Bradford and Leeds. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When taking a train from Bradford, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square. When you arrive in Leeds, your train can arrive in train stations including Leeds Railway Station and Leeds Fest Bus.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Bradford Interchange   to Leeds Railway Station.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Bradford Interchange and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Leeds most often arrive at Leeds Railway Station and need to travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

When taking a train from Bradford to Leeds, you can count on Northern Rail or London North Eastern Railway for the best way to get you to Leeds. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Bradford to Leeds and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 52 direct trains per day from Bradford to Leeds with Northern Rail, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Bradford for Leeds is 52 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Bradford to Leeds at 04: 58   or take the last train from Bradford to Leeds leaving at 23: 33. Look for the latest Bradford Leeds train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
If you buy a train ticket to Leeds from Bradford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £3 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Leeds from Bradford are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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