Cambridge to Bradford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    22:15
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 20m

Travelling from Cambridge to Bradford by train

Fast trains from Cambridge to Bradford take around 3 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 218 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cambridge and Bradford.

Are there direct trains from Cambridge to Bradford?

Journeys between Cambridge and Bradford usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Cambridge to Bradford every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 25 departures.

How long is the train journey from Cambridge to Bradford?

The Cambridge to Bradford train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Cambridge to Bradford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bradford is usually scheduled to depart Cambridge around 05:15 and the last train is around 22:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cambridge around 05:56, and the last at 23:15.

When to book Cambridge to Bradford train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cambridge to Bradford by train.

Which train companies operate between Cambridge and Bradford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Cambridge to Bradford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Northern
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Thameslink
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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