There are 6 ways to get from Bradford to Castleford by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Castleford

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 72 bus, line 189 bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 72 bus from Bradford City Centre, Hall Ings (The Broadway) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) 72 / ...
  2. Take the line 189 bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Castleford, Wood Street Factories 189

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Bus, line 189 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express
  2. Take the line 189 bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Castleford, Wood Street Factories 189

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bradford to Castleford 19.8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Bradford to Castleford 19.8 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Bradford to Castleford 19.8 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bradford to Castleford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bradford to Castleford is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 26 min.

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The distance between Bradford and Castleford is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Bradford to Castleford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bradford to Castleford. However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street and arriving at Castleford, Wood Street Factories via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bradford to Castleford. However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange and arriving at Castleford via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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

You can take a train from Bradford to Castleford via Leeds in around 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bradford to Castleford via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bradford Interchange to Leeds
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Castleford
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Castleford, Wood Street Factories
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Leeds
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Bradford to Castleford
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$35 - $55
uberX
$35 - $55
UberEXEC
$45 - $65
uberXL
$50 - $75
Taxi from Bradford to Castleford
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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