|Journey time||From 1h 41m|
|Distance||52 miles (84 km)|
|Frequency||27 trains per day|
|Changes||Direct trains available|
Fancy a day on the beach or weekend away in Blackpool this summer and want to get there by train? You've come to the right place.
The train from Bradford to Blackpool usually takes 1 hour and 48 minutes, but can take just 1 hour and 41 minutes on the fastest services. You'll be travelling direct on this route with Northern and their trains offer comfortable seating, space for luggage and, on most services, free WiFi.
Whether you’re heading for a day out at the beach or racing around the attractions at Blackpool Pleasure Beach, use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices – we’ll show you how much you can save on your train tickets if you travel Off-Peak or use a Railcard.
So what are you waiting for? Search for cheap train tickets from Bradford to Blackpool in our Journey Planner today, or keep reading for FAQs and money-saving tips.
The average journey time by train between Bradford and Blackpool is 1 hour and 48 minutes, with around 27 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Bradford to Blackpool is 1 hour and 41 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Bradford to Blackpool can start from as little as £7.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Bradford to Blackpool without having to change trains. There are 27 direct trains from Bradford to Blackpool each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Bradford to Blackpool leaves at 05:16. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Bradford to Blackpool leaves at 22:19. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Bradford to Blackpool cover a distance of around 52 miles (84 km) during the journey.
If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Bradford to Blackpool is right for you.
National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.
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