There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool to Bradford by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Huddersfield
  2. Take the bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Railway Street S2 (St Georges Square) to Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) X63 / ...

$27 - $36

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Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool ONE Bus Station to Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) National Express / ...

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Bradford Interchange

$27 - $39

Bus via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool University to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station to Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) 060 / ...

$14 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Bradford 67.3 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Liverpool ONE Bus Station station and arriving at Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange). Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Bradford. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Bradford Interchange via Manchester Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Bradford is 57 miles. The road distance is 67.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Bradford without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Liverpool to Bradford, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Bradford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Liverpool ONE Bus Station.

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Liverpool to Bradford train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Bradford is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 35 min.

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Liverpool to Bradford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) station.

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Liverpool to Bradford train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Bradford Interchange station.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Bradford.
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  • Distance: 57.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Liverpool to Bradford via Manchester Victoria in around 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Liverpool to Bradford every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool ONE Bus Station to Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange)
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool University to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station to Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Bradford is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Liverpool to Bradford.

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