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Birmingham to Bradford by train

The journey from Birmingham to Bradford by train is 90.99 mi and takes 2 hrs 48 mins. There are 17 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:03 and the last at 20:03. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Bradford by train for as little as £38.63 or as much as £78.66. The best price for this journey is £38.63.

Lowest Price£38.63
Journey Duration2 hrs 48 mins
Connection per Day17
Lowest Price£38.63
Highest Price£78.66
First Departure06:03
Last Departure20:03
Distance90.99 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalBradford
CarriersCrossCountry, London North Eastern RailwayMore

Birmingham to Bradford Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2024

Traveling from Birmingham to Bradford with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Birmingham to Bradford. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Birmingham to Bradford?

On average, a train ticket from Birmingham to Bradford will cost you £70.48. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £38.63. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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On average, a train ticket from Birmingham to Bradford will cost you £70.48. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from Birmingham to Bradford by train?

The journey between Birmingham and Bradford by train is approximately 90.99 mi. It will take you more or less 2 hrs 48 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from Birmingham to Bradford faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Birmingham and Bradford will complete the journey in 2 hrs 27 mins. On average, it will take you about 2 hrs 48 mins to travel the 90.99 mi between Birmingham and Bradford.

When do the first and last departures from Birmingham to Bradford leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Birmingham at 06:03, and the last departure will leave at 20:03. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Birmingham to Bradford can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Birmingham to Bradford leaving at 06:03. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 20:03.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations can I use on the Birmingham to Bradford route?

In Birmingham, departure stations include . When you arrive in Bradford, you may be able to disembark at stations such as . Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Birmingham to Bradford take place each day?

You will be able to travel from Birmingham to Bradford using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 17 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Birmingham to Bradford using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Birmingham to Bradford each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 17 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Bradford. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Bradford, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham to Bradford.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Bradford by train

When travelling to Bradford by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

London North Eastern Railway (LNER) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom that operates intercity services on the "East Coast Main Line" between London, Yorkshire, the North East and Scotland. It was formed in 2018 as a result of the UK government's decision to terminate the franchise of Virgin Trains East Coast. LNER is owned by the Department for Transport and managed by the operator of the East Coast Partnership, a joint venture between infrastructure company Network Rail and train operator FirstGroup. LNER operates a fleet of electric and diesel trains, including the Azuma, which is the fastest train in the UK.

Northern is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the north of England. Northern is owned by Northern Trains Ltd, a division of "DOHL," the public sector holding company for the Department of Transportation. It is owned by Arriva UK Trains and operates over 2,500 services every weekday, serving cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, and Newcastle.

Services on board London North Eastern Railway and Northern Rail from Birmingham to Bradford
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Birmingham to Bradford CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
10.25kg
Bus
10.98kg
Flight
29.29kg
Car
23.43kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Birmingham to Bradford by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Birmingham and Bradford are 10.25kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Birmingham and Bradford? By taking the train between Birmingham and Bradford you will save 19.04kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.73kg compared to a bus and 13.18kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Birmingham to Bradford?
A train ticket from Birmingham to Bradford is £70.48. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £38.63.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Birmingham to Bradford?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Bradford is £38.63. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham and Bradford by train?
Birmingham to Bradford is 90.99 mi.
How long does the train between Birmingham and Bradford take?
Birmingham to Bradford is on average 2 hrs 48 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 27 mins.
Which companies operate from Birmingham to Bradford?
The train journey from Birmingham to Bradford is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: CrossCountry, London North Eastern Railway, Northern Rail and TransPennine Express.
How many train connections per day go from Birmingham to Bradford?
Birmingham to Bradford has 17 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Birmingham to Bradford leave?
The earliest train from Birmingham to Bradford departs at 06:03. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Birmingham to Bradford depart?
The latest train from Birmingham to Bradford departs at 20:03. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham to Bradford in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is £38.63 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Birmingham to Bradford?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Birmingham to go to Bradford. You can go from Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Coach Station, Five Ways and Birmingham Moor Street and you can arrive at Frizinghall and Bradford Bradford.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Bradford by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Birmingham and Bradford is 2 hrs 27 mins.
Is there a direct train from Birmingham to Bradford?
Yes, there is a direct train between Birmingham and Bradford.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Bradford by train?
The train journey from Birmingham to Bradford creates 10.25kg of CO2 emissions.

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