There are 4 ways to get from Nelson Station to Bradford by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, line 662 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Nelson, Bus Station to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) M4
  2. Take the line 662 bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Bradford City Centre, Manningham Lane Brearton St (Manningham Lane Retail Park) 662

$9 - $11

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Nelson to Accrington
  2. Take the train from Accrington to Bradford Interchange

$15 - $22

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nelson Station to Bradford 23 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Nelson Station to Bradford 23 miles

$4 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Nelson Station to Bradford is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nelson Station to Bradford is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nelson Station station to Bradford. However, there are services departing from Nelson, Bus Station and arriving at Bradford City Centre, Manningham Lane Brearton St (Manningham Lane Retail Park) via Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nelson Station to Bradford. However, there are services departing from Nelson and arriving at Bradford Interchange via Accrington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Nelson Station and Bradford is 19 miles. The road distance is 23 miles.

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The best way to get from Nelson Station to Bradford without a car is to bus and line 662 bus which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £6 - £9.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Nelson Station to Bradford, including transfers.

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Nelson Station to Bradford bus services, operated by Burnley & Pendle, arrive at Nelson, Bus Station.

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Nelson Station to Bradford train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Nelson station.

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The best way to get from Nelson Station to Bradford is to bus and line 662 bus which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £11 - £17 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Nelson Station to Bradford.
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  • Distance: 19.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

What companies run services between Nelson Station, England and Bradford, England?

You can take a bus from Nelson Station to Bradford via Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) in around 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nelson Station to Bradford via Accrington in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Nelson to Accrington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Accrington to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Nelson, Bus Station to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Transdev Burnley & Pendl
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Nelson, Bus Station to Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Keighley & District
Phone
01535 603 284
Email
hello@keighleybus.co.uk
Website
keighleybus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Bradford City Centre, Manningham Lane Brearton St (Manningham Lane Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keighleybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Nelson Station to Bradford
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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Nelson Station to Bradford bus services, operated by Keighley & District, arrive at Bradford City Centre, Manningham Lane Brearton St (Manningham Lane Retail Park) station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Nelson Station to Bradford is 23 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Nelson Station to Bradford.

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