There are 7 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bradford by bus, train, tram, 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

Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. National Express

$4 - $7

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. X63 / ...

$18 - $25

Train  •  2 h 2 min

$19 - $29

Line 6 tram, train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. 6

$18 - $25

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. 49.9 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  52 min

  1. 49.9 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  52 min

  1. 49.9 miles

$120 - $170

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and Bradford, England?

National Express operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bradford every 4 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bradford via Manchester Victoria in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bradford
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Bradford
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Bradford is 59 km. The road distance is 80 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bradford is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bradford is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs £140 - £170.

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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Bradford. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

The bus from Manchester Airport to Bradford takes 1 h 35 min including transfers and departs every four hours.