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Trains to Bradford Forster Square

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, Virgin Trains operates 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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Station details & facilities

Find station details and facilities information for Bradford Forster Square. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Bradford Forster Square station, helping you to plan your next journey.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine :
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours : part time opening hours
    DayOpening Hours
    Saturday 06:10 - 19:00
    Sunday 08:45 - 18:00
    Monday Tuesday Wednesday 06:10 - 19:00
    Friday 06:10 - 20:00
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False


  • Left Luggage available : False
  • Lost Property available : False
  • Lost Property phone number : 0333 222 0125


  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones : False
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Customer help points : False


  • CCTV :



  • ATM available :


  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
    Saturday Open 24 hours
    Sunday Open 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Station Car Park
  • Carpark operator : Northern Rail
  • Car parking spaces : 50
  • Car parking charges :

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 13
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV :
  • Cycle storage notes : 5 cycle lockers and 8 cycle stand parking spaces


  • Step-free access : Whole station
  • Step-free access notes :

    There is only one member of staff at this station. There is level access to all the platforms and ramps are available. Lift available 06:15 - 20:00 Monday to Saturday. 09:00 - 21:00 Sunday. accesible route without having to use lift.

  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines :
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
Trains to Bradford Forster Square


Bradford Forster Square, Forster Square, Bradford, BD1 4HY
Ticket Office Hours
part time opening hours
DayOpening Hours
Saturday 06:10 - 19:00
Sunday 08:45 - 18:00
Monday Tuesday Wednesday 06:10 - 19:00
Friday 06:10 - 20:00

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