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Bradford Forster Square Railway Station is one of two major stations serving Bradford, West Yorkshire, with rail connections via the Airedale Line, the Wharfedale Line, and the Leeds-Bradford Line. Northern-operated trains from Bradford Forster Square depart approximately every thirty minutes to Leeds, Skipton, and Ilkley each; during the evening, hourly services run to Skipton and Ilkley only. On Sundays, trains run on an hourly basis to Leeds, Skipton, and Ilkley. Passengers requiring connections to long-distance trains for Morecambe and Carlisle should change at Shipley. Additionally, Avanti West Coast operate a single train from Bradford Forster Square on their long-distance route to London Kings Cross.

Station facilities at Bradford Forster Square are extensive, including bicycle storage and parking, a car park, a staffed ticket office as well as self-service ticket machines, waiting rooms, cashpoints, and helpline assistance via telephone. All platforms have seating present for passenger use, and step-free (level) access is available throughout the station.

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Departures and arrivals from Bradford Forster Square

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Bradford Forster Square station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to LeedsNorthern13:302On time
to IlkleyNorthern13:462On time
to LeedsNorthern14:001On time
to SkiptonNorthern14:113On time
to LeedsNorthern14:302On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from LeedsNorthern13:37On time
from SkiptonNorthern13:47On time
from IlkleyNorthern13:53On time
from LeedsNorthern14:07On time
from LeedsNorthern14:37On time
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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