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from Edinburgh to Bradford

You can get from Edinburgh to Bradford by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Edinburgh to Bradford on 19 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:00Edinburgh Waverley3h47 13:47Bradford Forster Square
3 changes
£611One-way
Cheapest
08:20Edinburgh8h25 16:45Bradford
1 changes
£231One-way
Other options
09:30Edinburgh Waverley3h40 13:10Bradford Interchange
1 changes
£661One-way
08:30Edinburgh Waverley3h45 12:15Bradford Interchange
1 changes
£661One-way
08:52Edinburgh Waverley4h12 13:04Bradford Interchange
1 changes
£741One-way

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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Bradford

distanceDistance159 miles (257 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£56 - £133
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £56 • 8 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £61 • 3 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, BA Cityflyer or Cross Country

Travel 159 miles (257 km) by coach, flight or train from Edinburgh to Bradford. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £56. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express, BA Cityflyer or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Bradford.

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FAQs

What are my Edinburgh to Bradford travel options?

You can travel between Edinburgh and Bradford 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Edinburgh and Bradford?

The cheapest way from Edinburgh to Bradford is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £56 compared to other travel options to Bradford:

A coach journey is usually £78 less than a journey to Bradford by plane, which costs on average £133 for the same trip.

A coach is £6 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Edinburgh to Bradford costing on average £61.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Bradford?

The fastest way from Edinburgh to Bradford is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 40 min.

Other travel options from Edinburgh to Bradford can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Bradford by coach can take on average 8 h 25 min.

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How many miles are between Edinburgh and Bradford

The Edinburgh to Bradford distance is approximately 159 miles (257 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Edinburgh to Bradford?

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Bradford is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Bradford from Edinburgh as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Edinburgh to Bradford?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Edinburgh to Bradford:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Edinburgh, Elder Street and arrive in Bradford, Bridge Street (Bradford Interchange).
  • Most travellers board their train from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Bradford Interchange.

Who can get me from Edinburgh to Bradford?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Edinburgh to Bradford:

  • You can take a coach from Edinburgh to Bradford with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £56 with National Express from Edinburgh to Bradford.
  • You can travel by plane from Edinburgh to Bradford with BA Cityflyer, and you can find BA Cityflyer Edinburgh to Bradford tickets for £133 on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Edinburgh to Bradford with Cross Country, and you can find Cross Country Edinburgh to Bradford tickets for £61 on Omio.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Edinburgh to Bradford?

Looking to extend your trip from Edinburgh to Bradford? Many Omio customers who go from Edinburgh to Bradford usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Birmingham. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Birmingham from Bradford, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How early should I book tickets between Edinburgh and Bradford online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Edinburgh to Bradford, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £56 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £133 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £61 one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Edinburgh to Bradford tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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