Sheffield to Bradford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    23:15
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 12m

Travelling from Sheffield to Bradford by train

Fast trains from Sheffield to Bradford take around 1 hour and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 50 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Bradford.

Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Bradford?

Journeys between Sheffield and Bradford usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 47 departures on the route from Sheffield 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 45 departures.

How long is the train journey from Sheffield to Bradford?

The Sheffield to Bradford train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Sheffield to Bradford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bradford is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 05:15 and the last train is around 23:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 05:15, and the last at 21:26.

When to book Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Bradford by train.

Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Bradford?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • 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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