Edinburgh to Bradford by train
Travelling from Edinburgh to Bradford by train
Fast trains from Edinburgh to Bradford take around 3 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 258 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Bradford.
1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Bradford?
Journeys between Edinburgh and Bradford usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 37 departures on the route from Edinburgh to Bradford every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 35 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Bradford?
The Edinburgh to Bradford train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Edinburgh to Bradford train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Bradford is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:40 and the last train is around 00:30.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 06:04, and the last at 23:34.
What's the Edinburgh to Bradford train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Edinburgh to Bradford are $68.78.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $68 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $61. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Bradford by train.
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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Bradford?
More than one train company operates on the route from Edinburgh to Bradford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- Grand Central Railway
- London North Eastern Railway
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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