Bradford to Lancaster by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 42m
  • Distance
    75 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 8m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bradford to Lancaster by train

Fast trains from Bradford to Lancaster take around 1 hour and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 75 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bradford and Lancaster.

1. Are there direct trains from Bradford to Lancaster?

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

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Bradford to Lancaster every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 33 departures.

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

The Bradford to Lancaster train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Lancaster is usually scheduled to depart Bradford around 06:16 and the last train is around 21:28. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bradford around 06:16, and the last at 00:39.

When to book Bradford to Lancaster 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 Bradford to Lancaster by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bradford and Lancaster?

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

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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.