Aberdeen to Bradford by train

  • First train
    05:46
  • Last train
    23:23
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 9m
  • Distance
    374 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 13m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Aberdeen to Bradford by train

Fast trains from Aberdeen to Bradford take around 6 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 374 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Aberdeen and Bradford.

1. Are there direct trains from Aberdeen to Bradford?

Journeys between Aberdeen and Bradford usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Aberdeen to Bradford every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Aberdeen to Bradford?

The Aberdeen to Bradford train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Aberdeen to Bradford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bradford is usually scheduled to depart Aberdeen around 05:46 and the last train is around 23:23. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Aberdeen around 05:46, and the last at 22:27.

When to book Aberdeen to Bradford train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Aberdeen to Bradford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Aberdeen and Bradford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Aberdeen to Bradford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.