Duration 4h 21m
Distance 201.7 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bradford and Glasgow takes 4h 21m and the fastest train takes 3h 40m. There is a train service every few hours from Bradford to Glasgow. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Preston • 3h 59m

  1. Bradford Interchange
  2. Preston
  3. Glasgow
3h 59m
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Bradford to Glasgow train times

Trains run hourly between Bradford and Glasgow. The earliest departure is at 07:17 in the morning, and the last departure from Bradford is at 22:16 which arrives into Glasgow at 08:19. All services require a transfer at Preston and take an average of 4h 21m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Bradford to Glasgow? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Bradford to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange and arriving at Glasgow Central via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 59m.

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The distance between Bradford and Glasgow is 175 miles. The road distance is 201.7 miles.

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Bradford to Glasgow train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Bradford Interchange station.

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Bradford to Glasgow train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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You can take a train from Bradford to Glasgow via Preston in around 3h 59m.
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1h 21m
Estimated price
£13 - £19
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2h 17m
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2h 33m
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£55 - £85
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4h 7m
Every 4 hours
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£85 - £130

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