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from Edinburgh to Bradford

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

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
26 Sep
£128London North Eastern Railway
£26National Express
Mon
27 Sep
£70London North Eastern Railway
£23National Express
Tue
28 Sep
£70London North Eastern Railway
£21National Express
Thu
30 Sep
£51London North Eastern Railway
£21National Express
Fri
1 Oct
£62London North Eastern Railway
£24National Express
Sat
2 Oct
£74Avanti West Coast
£21National Express

Travel Information between Edinburgh and Bradford

distanceDistance159 miles (257 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£13 - £43
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £13 • 8 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £43 • 3 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 159 miles (257 km) by coach or train to Bradford from Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £13. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Bradford.

Travel Tips

Travel from Edinburgh to Bradford
Travel 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 Edinburgh to Bradford.
FAQs
What are my Edinburgh to Bradford travel options?

There are 2 travel options from Edinburgh to Bradford: coach or train.

How do I get from Edinburgh to Bradford the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Edinburgh to Bradford is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £13 compared to other travel options to Bradford:

A coach is £30 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Edinburgh to Bradford costing on average £43.

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 45 min.

Other travel options between Edinburgh and Bradford can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 8 h 25 min.

How many miles from Edinburgh to Bradford would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 159 miles (257 km) from Edinburgh to Bradford.

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

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Bradford is:

  • 10 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Edinburgh? Where do I arrive in Bradford?

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

  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Edinburgh to Bradford depart from Edinburgh, Elder Street to Bradford, Bridge Street (Bradford Interchange).
  • Most travellers take a train from Edinburgh Waverley to Bradford Interchange.
Which travel companies can take 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 go to Bradford from Edinburgh by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £13 with National Express from Edinburgh to Bradford on Omio.
  • You can travel from Edinburgh to Bradford by train with London North Eastern Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £43 with London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to Bradford.
What is another destination I should add to my tour 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 buy tickets from Edinburgh to Bradford online for the best deals?

When planning your trip between Edinburgh and Bradford, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £13 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £43 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Edinburgh and Bradford online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Bradford
Edinburgh
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Edinburgh Waverley
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.

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