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Trains Birmingham to Bradford: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Planning to travel from Birmingham to Bradford? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Birmingham to Bradford?

When you're traveling from Birmingham to Bradford, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 76.64. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 68.70, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Birmingham to Bradford by train

Best price £ 68.70
Journey duration 1 h 5 min
Connections per day 52
First departure 06:03
Last departure 00:37
Distance 90.7 mi
Departure Birmingham
Arrival Bradford
Carriers Nationalrail, Cross country, West midlands railway, Northern rail, First transpennine express, Avanti West Coast, Arriva trains wales, East Midlands Railway, TransPennine Express, Transport For Wales

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
£ 68.70
Maximum price
£ 67,620

Birmingham - Bradford


Best prices for the month

Cheapest tickets for

By Train

£ 71.30

Tuesday, June 28th 2022
Cross Country-logo
Wolverhampton - Manchester Piccadilly
22:14 - 23:23
Cross Country
1h 9min
CO2: 0.42kg
By Bus

£ 8.20

Tuesday, June 28th 2022
Birmingham (Dudley Street) - Leeds (Kirkgate)
12:05 - 14:30
2h 25min
CO2: 5.15kg

How long does the journey from Birmingham to Bradford take by train?

The journey from Birmingham to Bradford covers a distance of 91.3 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 h 5 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 6 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Birmingham to Bradford faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

At what time of the day can I travel from Birmingham to Bradford?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Birmingham at 06:03, and the last departure will leave at 00:37. 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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Birmingham to Bradford?

You will be able to leave Birmingham by using stations such as Manchester Victoria, Leeds Railway Station, Derby, Shirley, Manchester Piccadilly, Wilmslow, Crewe, Birmingham New Street, Stoke-on-Trent and Burton-on-Trent. These connect you to stations including Manchester Piccadilly, Tamworth, Bradford Interchange, Birmingham Moor Street, Birmingham New Street, Salford Crescent, Wilmslow, Crewe, Stoke-on-Trent and Sheffield in Bradford. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Birmingham or in Bradford, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Birmingham to Bradford?

If you want to get from Birmingham to Bradford, you can travel with providers such as Cross country, West midlands railway, Northern rail, First transpennine express, Avanti West Coast, Arriva trains wales, East Midlands Railway, TransPennine Express and Transport For Wales. You will find a maximum number of 127 departures per day. On average, there are 52 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 52 direct journeys between Birmingham and Bradford. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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