Bristol to Bradford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:47
  • Last train
    22:28
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 59m

Travelling from Bristol to Bradford by train

Fast trains from Bristol to Bradford take around 3 hours and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 259 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Bradford.

Are there direct trains from Bristol to Bradford?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Bristol 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 29 departures.

How long is the train journey from Bristol to Bradford?

The Bristol to Bradford train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Bristol to Bradford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bradford is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 04:47 and the last train is around 22:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 06:15, and the last at 22:28.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Bristol 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 Bristol to Bradford by train.

Which train companies operate between Bristol and Bradford?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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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