There are 4 ways to get from Blackburn to Bradford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange

$14 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus, line 662 bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) to Burnley, Bus Station 152 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) M4
  3. Take the line 662 bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Bradford City Centre, Manningham Lane Brearton St (Manningham Lane Retail Park) 662

$16 - $18

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Bradford 36.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Bradford 36.9 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Bradford is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Bradford is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 51 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Bradford is 30 miles. The road distance is 36.9 miles.

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The train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange takes 1 h 7 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn to Bradford. However, there are services departing from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) and arriving at Bradford City Centre, Manningham Lane Brearton St (Manningham Lane Retail Park) via Burnley, Bus Station and Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackburn and arriving at Bradford Interchange. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Bradford, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Blackburn to Bradford hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackburn to Bradford via Burnley, Bus Station and Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) in around 3 h 3 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) to Burnley, Red Lion Street School Stop
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Transdev Burnley & Pendl
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) to Burnley, Red Lion Street School Stop
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Bradford City Centre, Manningham Lane Brearton St (Manningham Lane Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Bradford
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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