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Bradford to Blackpool by train

It takes an average of 1h 49m to travel from Bradford to Blackpool by train, over a distance of around 52 miles (84 km). There are normally 17 trains per day travelling from Bradford to Blackpool and tickets for this journey start from £7.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 44m
PriceFrom £7.50
Distance52 miles (84 km)
Frequency17 trains per day
First train05:16
Last train22:17
Departure stationBradford
Arrival stationBlackpool
ChangesDirect trains available

Bradford to Blackpool train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bradford to Blackpool for lundi 21 juin 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
15:17 On timebradford interchange17:04 On timeblackpool northPlat. 4 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 47m, direct
16:17 On timebradford interchange18:05 On timeblackpool northPlat. 4 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 48m, direct
17:17 On timebradford interchange19:05 On timeblackpool northPlat. 4 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 48m, direct
18:17 On timebradford interchange20:02 On timeblackpool northPlat. 3 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 45m, direct
19:17 On timebradford interchange21:03 On timeblackpool northPlat. 4 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 46m, direct
20:17 On timebradford interchange22:05 On timeblackpool northPlat. 4 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 48m, direct
21:17 On timebradford interchange23:05 On timeblackpool northPlat. 4 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 48m, direct
22:16 On timebradford interchange00:05 On timeblackpool northPlat. 4 northern Off PeakGet tickets1h 49m, direct
22:22 On timebradford interchange01:19 On timeblackpool northPlat. 3 northern PeakGet tickets2h 57m, 2 changes
06:16 bradford interchange08:09 blackpool northPlat. 2 estimatednorthern PeakGet tickets1h 53m, direct

Travelling by train from Bradford to Blackpool

If you want to travel from Bradford to Blackpool by train, you've come to the right place.

The train from Bradford to Blackpool usually takes around 1h 49m but can take just 1h 44m on the fastest Northern services, with around 17 trains running on this popular route per day. Trains are direct, so once you’re on board you can sit back, relax and stay connected with free WiFi available on most services.

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.

Keen to book your train tickets from Bradford to Blackpool? No need to wait, start a search with us today! Want to learn a bit more about the journey first? Find ticket options, tips on booking cheap tickets, and our FAQs below including first and last train times.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Bradford to Blackpool? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Bradford to Blackpool take?

The average journey time by train between Bradford and Blackpool is 1 hour and 49 minutes, with around 17 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.

What's the fastest journey time between Bradford and Blackpool by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bradford to Blackpool is 1 hour and 44 minutes.

How much does the train from Bradford to Blackpool cost?

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.

Is there a direct train from Bradford to Blackpool?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bradford to Blackpool without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Bradford to Blackpool each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Bradford to Blackpool leave?

The first train from Bradford to Blackpool leaves at 05:16. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bradford to Blackpool leave?

The last train from Bradford to Blackpool leaves at 22:17. 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.

What's the distance between Bradford and Blackpool by train?

Trains travelling from Bradford to Blackpool cover a distance of around 52 miles (84 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Blackpool to Bradford.

Cheap train tickets from Bradford to Blackpool

Train tickets from Bradford to Blackpool start at £7.50 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

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.

Use your Railcard

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.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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