Gatwick Airport to Bradford by train

  • First train
    04:20
  • Last train
    22:12
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 49m
  • Distance
    312 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    39
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 3m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Bradford by train

Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Bradford take around 3 hours and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 312 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Bradford.

1. Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Bradford?

Journeys between Gatwick Airport and Bradford usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 43 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to Bradford every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 39 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Gatwick Airport to Bradford?

The Gatwick Airport to Bradford train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Gatwick Airport to Bradford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bradford is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:20 and the last train is around 22:12. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 04:21, and the last at 21:10.

When to book Gatwick Airport to Bradford train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Gatwick Airport to Bradford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Bradford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Gatwick Airport to Bradford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • Gatwick Express
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.