Bradford to Manchester by train
Travelling from Bradford to Manchester by train
Fast trains from Bradford to Manchester take around 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 48 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bradford and Manchester.
1. Are there direct trains from Bradford to Manchester?
Direct trains from Bradford to Manchester have been found.
We usually find around 62 direct trains on the route from Bradford to Manchester every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 51 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Bradford to Manchester?
The Bradford to Manchester train travel time is normally about 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Bradford to Manchester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Bradford around 05:31 and the last train is around 23:03.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bradford around 05:26, and the last at 23:42.
What's the Bradford to Manchester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Bradford to Manchester are $6.24.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $6 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $7. 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 Bradford to Manchester 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 Bradford to Manchester by train.
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Which train companies operate between Bradford and Manchester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Bradford to Manchester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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