There are 5 ways to get from Bradford to Bolton Abbey by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Forster Square to Ilkley
  2. Take the bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Bolton Abbey, Well (Holme Terrace) 873 / ...

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradford City Centre, Hall Ings (The Broadway) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) 72 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Bolton Abbey, Well (Holme Terrace) 874

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Train, line 873 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Forster Square to Skipton
  2. Take the line 873 bus from Skipton, Railway Station (Skipton Railway Station) to Bolton Abbey, Well (Holme Terrace) 873

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bradford to Bolton Abbey 20.7 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Bradford to Bolton Abbey 20.7 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bradford to Bolton Abbey. However, there are services departing from Bradford City Centre, Hall Ings (The Broadway) and arriving at Bolton Abbey, Well (Holme Terrace) via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Bradford and Bolton Abbey is 14 miles. The road distance is 20.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Bradford to Bolton Abbey without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Bradford to Bolton Abbey, including transfers.

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Bradford to Bolton Abbey bus services, operated by First, depart from Bradford City Centre, Hall Ings (The Broadway) station.

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Bradford to Bolton Abbey bus services, operated by Arriva Yorkshire, arrive at Bolton Abbey, Well (Holme Terrace) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bradford to Bolton Abbey is 21 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Bradford to Bolton Abbey.

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There are 665+ hotels available in Bolton Abbey. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bradford to Bolton Abbey.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

What companies run services between Bradford, England and Bolton Abbey, England?

You can take a bus from Bradford to Bolton Abbey via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 2 h 52 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bradford Forster Square to Ilkley
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bradford Forster Square to Skipton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Bolton Abbey, Well (Holme Terrace)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Bolton Abbey, Well (Holme Terrace)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
North Yorkshire County C
Phone
01609 780780
Website
northyorks.gov.uk
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Bolton Abbey, Well (Holme Terrace)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
northyorks.gov.uk
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Bolton Abbey, Well (Holme Terrace)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Skipton, Railway Station (Skipton Railway Station) to Bolton Abbey, Well (Holme Terrace)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bradford to Bolton Abbey
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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