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Train Information from Bradford to Sheffield

distanceDistance30 miles (49 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price£13 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or Northern Rail

Trains from Bradford to Sheffield cover the 30 miles (49 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 24 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £13, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange and arrive in Sheffield.

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CrossCountry2 trains between Bradford and Sheffield

Buy your official CrossCountry2 train tickets from Bradford to Sheffield from £9 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.


Book your CrossCountry2 Bradford to Sheffield train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry2’s up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Bradford to Sheffield routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry2 train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Bradford to Sheffield is 30 miles (49 km), and the best price for a one-way Bradford - Sheffield CrossCountry2 train ticket starts at £15 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry2 ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry2!

CrossCountry2 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Bradford and Sheffield are the following:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Bradford to Sheffield
Travel by train to Sheffield 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 Sheffield.
How much do cheap trains from Bradford to Sheffield cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Bradford to Sheffield to cost as little as £9  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets to Sheffield from Bradford?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bradford to Sheffield train price to come in at an average of £13  one way.
What is the distance by train from Bradford to Sheffield?
The train distance from Bradford to Sheffield is around 30 miles (49 km).
How many hours does it take from Bradford to Sheffield by train?
On average the Bradford to Sheffield train time is 1 h 24 min  covering the 30 miles (49 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station in Bradford goes to Sheffield? Which train station do I come into Sheffield from Bradford?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bradford Interchange   and arrive in Sheffield.

Where is the train station in Bradford to go to Sheffield? Where is the train station in Sheffield located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Bradford Interchange, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Bradford. The most popular arrival train station in Sheffield, called Sheffield, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

What train companies go from Bradford to Sheffield?
For the route from Bradford to Sheffield you can take a train with Cross Country or Northern Rail. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Bradford to Sheffield on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains per day are there to Sheffield from Bradford?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Bradford to Sheffield. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Bradford to Sheffield? When is the last train from Bradford to Sheffield?
The earliest train for this route departs from Bradford at 07: 32. The last train leaves from Bradford at 08: 44. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Bradford to Sheffield and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book train tickets from Bradford to Sheffield for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Bradford to Sheffield is on average £13 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Bradford to Sheffield available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Bradford is Bradford Interchange. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bradford Interchange for your trip to Sheffield from Bradford.