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Trains Bradford to Edinburgh: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Bradford to Edinburgh. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Bradford to Edinburgh?

Prices will vary when you travel from Bradford to Edinburgh. On average, though, you'll pay about 733.19 RM for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as 704.74 RM, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Bradford to Edinburgh by train

Best price 704.74 RM
Journey duration 1 h 29 min
Connections per day 37
First departure 11:07
Last departure 23:45
Distance 257 km
Departure Bradford
Arrival Edinburgh
Carriers Nationalrail, Northern rail, Cross country, TransPennine Express, London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, Lumo

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Bradford - Edinburgh


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How long will it take me to travel from Bradford to Edinburgh by train?

The journey between Bradford and Edinburgh by train usually takes 1 h 29 min to cover a distance of 258 km. The shortest journey from Bradford to Edinburgh will take you 9 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Edinburgh quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Bradford to Edinburgh leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Bradford to Edinburgh, which usually leaves at 11:07. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 23:45. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the Bradford to Edinburgh route?

You can depart from Bradford at stations such as York, Leeds Railway Station, Preston, Newcastle, Edynburg Waverley, Shipley, Darlington, Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Edinburgh at the following stations: Newcastle, Shipley, Edinburgh Waverley, Bradford Forster Square, Darlington, Leeds Railway Station, Bradford Interchange, York and Preston. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Bradford and Edinburgh. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Bradford leave for Edinburgh?

The exact number of journeys from Bradford to Edinburgh can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 37 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including Nationalrail, Northern rail, Cross country, TransPennine Express, London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast and Lumo. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 38 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Bradford to Edinburgh. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Bradford to Edinburgh varies, but in general, you can expect to find 37 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more.


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