Bradford Cathedral is an impressive and important ecclesiastical building - which welcomes visitors throughout the year. It's well worth a detour to see it.


It's easy to reach Bradford Cathedral, in Bradford, by train. Simply hop on a train to Bradford Forster Square station and then it's really not very far away from the station at all - just a short walk across the city.


For more info including facilities and opening times, visit Bradford Cathedral’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Thursday and Saturday open from 06:10:00 until 19:00:00
  • Friday open from 06:10:00 until 20:00:00
  • Sunday open from 08:45:00 until 18:00:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at specific times. Please check at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Website
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
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There is level access to all the platforms and ramps are available. Lift available 06:00 - 19:00 Monday to Saturday, 09:00 - 18:00 Sunday, however there is an alternative accessible route without having to use lift.
Toilets notesThe National key toilets are operated by a RADAR key.
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNorthern
Car parking spaces50
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces13
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notesThere are lockers available.
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Bradford Forster Square station is a major station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operators who may accept bookings include:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

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 IlkleyNorthern05:463On time
to LeedsNorthern05:582On time
to SkiptonNorthern06:032On time
to London Kings CrossLondon North Eastern Railway06:302On time
to CarnforthNorthern06:413On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from IlkleyNorthern06:221On time
from SkiptonNorthern06:412On time
from LeedsNorthern06:553On time
from IlkleyNorthern07:233On time
from LeedsNorthern07:363On time

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