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Trains London to Bradford: Times, Prices and Tickets

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

On average, a train ticket from London to Bradford will cost you £ 187.93. 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 £ 103. 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.

London to Bradford by train

Best price £ 103
Journey duration 38 min
Connections per day 97
First departure 07:11
Last departure 20:03
Distance 172.1 mi
Departure London
Arrival Bradford
Carriers Nationalrail, Grand Central Railway, London North Eastern Railway, Southern, Thameslink, Tube, Grand central trains, Northern rail, First transpennine express, South Western Railway, London Overground, Great Northern, Cross country, TransPennine Express, East Midlands Railway

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
£ 103
Maximum price
£ 576.58

London - Bradford


Best prices for the month

Cheapest tickets for

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£ 126.20

Thursday, June 23rd 2022
London North Eastern Railway-logo
London Kings Cross - Leeds Railway Station
14:05 - 16:46
London North Eastern Railway
2h 41min
CO2: 0.8kg
By Bus

£ 4.09

Thursday, June 30th 2022
London Victoria Coach Station - Leeds (Kirkgate)
08:00 - 12:25
4h 25min
CO2: 9.76kg

How long does it take to get from London to Bradford by train?

The journey between London and Bradford runs for about 172.7 mi and usually takes approximately 38 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 2 min. If you are trying to get from London to Bradford as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

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

The first daily departure from London to Bradford leaves at 07:11, while the last journey of the day sets out at 20:03. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between London and Bradford. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations are used when traveling from London to Bradford?

You can depart from London at stations such as London Kings Cross [ KGX ], London Kings Cross, Banstead, Streatham Common, York, Leeds Railway Station, Londen St Pancras International, Wood Street, Camden Road and Highbury & Islington. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Bradford at the following stations: Bradford Interchange [ BDI ], Bradford Forster Square [ BDQ ], Bradford Interchange, Bradford Forster Square, Streatham Common, Londýn Victoria, Londýn Kings Cross, York, Stevenage and Walthamstow Central. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in London and Bradford. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from London leave for Bradford?

You will be able to travel from London to Bradford using companies such as Grand Central Railway, London North Eastern Railway, Southern, Thameslink, Tube, Grand central trains, Northern rail, First transpennine express, South Western Railway, London Overground, Great Northern, Cross country, TransPennine Express and East Midlands Railway. Combined, these providers offer an average of 97 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 231 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from London 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, 97 direct connections from London to Bradford each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 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.


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