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Train Information to Bradford from Glasgow

distanceDistance174 miles (280 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€56)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or Northern Rail

Trains from Glasgow to Bradford cover the 174 miles (280 km) long route taking on average 3 h 57 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £44, but the average price of train tickets is £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Bradford Interchange.

Travel Tips

Trains from Glasgow to Bradford
Travel by train 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 Glasgow to Bradford.
What is the price of the cheapest train to Bradford from Glasgow?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Glasgow and Bradford for as little as £44  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets from Glasgow to Bradford?
The Glasgow to Bradford train ticket price is on average £50  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance by train from Glasgow to Bradford?
The train distance from Glasgow to Bradford is around 174 miles (280 km).
How long does it take from Glasgow to Bradford by train?
The train time between Glasgow and Bradford is on average 3 h 57 min  for the 174 miles (280 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Bradford from Glasgow by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Glasgow and arrival train station in Bradford?

When departing from Glasgow, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). When arriving in Bradford, you can end your trip in train stations like Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square.

Omio customers book a train from Glasgow Central   to Bradford Interchange   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Glasgow? Where is the train station in Bradford?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bradford Interchange, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which train companies can take me to Bradford from Glasgow?
Take the Glasgow to Bradford train with Avanti West Coast or Northern Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Glasgow to Bradford as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there between Glasgow and Bradford a day?
The average number of trains departing Glasgow for Bradford is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How early should I buy Glasgow to Bradford train tickets to get the best deals?
If you book a train ticket between Glasgow and Bradford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £50 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Glasgow and Bradford are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow Central is the most popular Glasgow 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 Glasgow for your journey to Bradford.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper