Hebden Bridge is on the Calder Valley line, which links Leeds with Manchester Victoria and Blackpool. This is the less direct, but more scenic, of the two railway lines linking Leeds and Manchester.
Despite being the slower of the two lines linking Leeds and Manchester, it has regular services with trains running every 20 minutes in each direction. From here, it takes 11 minutes to get to Halifax, 23 minutes to get to Bradford, 50 minutes to Leeds and it is 40 minutes from Manchester.
The station also has an hourly service to Blackpool, running via Blackburn and Preston.Hebden Bridge railway station has step-free access to both platforms and facilities that include a ticket office, toilets and a small coffee shop.
The station is on the southern side of the River Calder, around a 5–10-minute walk from the town centre.