Manchester to Bradford by train
Travelling from Manchester to Bradford by train
Fast trains from Manchester to Bradford take around 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 48 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Bradford.
1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Bradford?
Direct trains from Manchester to Bradford have been found.
We usually find around 80 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Bradford every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 59 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Bradford?
The Manchester to Bradford train travel time is normally about 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Manchester to Bradford train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bradford is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 05:45 and the last train is around 23:22.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 05:48, and the last at 22:58.
What's the Manchester to Bradford train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Manchester to Bradford are $8.77.
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 Manchester 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 Manchester to Bradford by train.
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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Bradford?
More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Bradford, 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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