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Trains from Halifax to Brighouse

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Whether you're visiting Brighouse to catch up with friends or you're heading home after a day at Eureka! trains from Halifax to Brighouse are a quick and easy way to make the journey. The vibrant market town has no shortage of independent boutiques, high street stores and quaint cafés making it perfect if you want to escape the hustle and bustle of Halifax. 

To help you make the most out of your day we've put together this handy guide. We'll tell you everything you need to know from how to get cheap train tickets from Halifax to Brighouse, to how long the journey takes, the types of trains tickets you can get, and what to do when you get there! 

How frequent are trains from Halifax to Brighouse?

Our Halifax to Brighouse trains run 4 times a day on weekdays starting at 07:10. There are also 3 Grand Central services on Saturdays, with the first train departing at 07:10. On Sundays, trains depart from Halifax, starting at 08:11. Find the GC logo when booking your tickets to secure one of our services. 

What is the average journey time on a Halifax to Brighouse train?

The average Halifax to Brighouse train journey takes around 10 minutes. Remember, when checking the timetable, to book a train with a GC logo next to it to ensure you travel on one of our comfortable trains. 

What services are available on Grand Central trains from Halifax to Brighouse?

Here at Grand Central we champion top-quality customer service, which is why we have a whole host of facilities on board to help you enjoy a stress-free journey – no matter how short it is!

Running late for work and skipped breakfast? Grab food on-the-go with our delicious food and beverage selection to help set you up for the rest of the day. You can even get ahead and check your emails with our free Wi-Fi – or just watch Netflix! 

If your train from Halifax to Brighouse is only one short leg in a longer journey, why not upgrade to First Class? You’ll get extra leg room and reclining seats, so you can relax throughout your journey. Simply upgrade your ticket, sit back and relax, while you watch God's own county roll by! 

Which Halifax to Brighouse train tickets do I need?

The type of ticket you will need to use to board our services will depend on when you plan to travel, if you require a return journey to Halifax and how many people are travelling with you. If you plan on heading back after your visit to Brighouse, you’ll want to book a Return ticket. If you aim to stay in Brighouse for a while or travel onwards, a Single fare ticket might be best.  

When choosing the right ticket for your Halifax to Brighouse train it’s important to consider how flexible you are with time. If you must be in Brighouse for a certain time and you know which service will get you there, you can book an Advance ticket. If you need to be more flexible with your travel plans, you can book an Anytime ticket instead.  

The time of day you travel is also important. If you’re happy to avoid the rush hour, you could save money and enjoy a quieter journey with our Off-peak fares.  

To find out which of these ticket types could work for your trip, use our journey planner

If you’re still unsure about which ticket you should buy, you can speak to our friendly team. We’ll be more than happy to help.

How can I get cheap train tickets from Halifax to Brighouse?

If you’re looking for cheap train tickets from Halifax to Brighouse, the most cost-effective option is to book an Advance ticket, rather than buying your tickets on the day you’re travelling. This is because the prices are often more budget-friendly the earlier you book.   

Do you have a Railcard? If you qualify for one, you could save as much as 1/3 off your journey from Halifax, along with other routes across the UK. Check today to see if you’re eligible and see how much you could save. 

How do I book tickets for my Halifax to Brighouse train?

It’s easy to book your trip on a Halifax to Brighouse train. Begin by heading to our journey planner and add in your travel information.  

Once you’ve selected the train times and fare that works for you, you’ll be asked to select how you want your tickets to be delivered. There are several options available. You could opt for an e-ticket, to collect your tickets from the vending machine at the station, or to have them sent to you in the post. You’ll also be asked if you’d like to reserve a seat for your journey.  

When you’ve completed these booking stages, click on the ‘Continue’ button, double check the details, and pay. From there, you’re all booked onto your Brighouse trip.  

Things to do in Brighouse 

Brighouse has no shortage of things on offer. Adventurers will love ROKTFACE, home of the highest outdoor climbing wall in the UK, while culture vultures will be in awe of the Smith Art Gallery. And for those who like to get back to nature – or have little ones who want a run around, there is the beautiful garden area at Wellholme Park. 

Whatever your day has in store, Grand Central trains from Halifax to Brighouse will get you there! 

Timetable - WR Southbound

Bradford Interchange to London Kings Cross

  • Peak services (except Fridays)
  • Trains not calling at Pontefract Monkhill
Trains not calling at Pontefract Monkhill
Please be aware that due to COVID-19 restrictions. Please allow additional time for transfers when travelling to or from the station, particularly when using the London Underground.