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

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Train  •  1h 58m

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

$26 - $38

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Bus  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the bus from University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill to Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street National Express / ...

$10 - $14

2 alternative options

Bus via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the bus from University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street National Express / ...

$14 - $21

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Bradford 67.3 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Bradford is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Bradford is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill and arriving at Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 35m.

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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 1h 58m.

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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 which takes 1h 58m and costs £20 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Liverpool to Bradford, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Bradford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill 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 1h 58m and costs £20 - £30. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Bradford.
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  • Distance: 57.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 58m

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

You can take a train from Liverpool to Bradford via Manchester Victoria in around 1h 58m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Liverpool to Bradford once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2h 35m.

Train operators
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.

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Bus from University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill to Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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National Express
Bus from University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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National Express
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express

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Liverpool to Bradford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street station.

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

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

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