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LON — MAN
May 29 — Jun 51
1 adult
Wed 5/29

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Avanti West Coast
With transfers
2h 51m
Avanti West Coast
Avanti West Coast
With transfers
2h 45m
Avanti West Coast
AccesRail
With transfers
5h 50m
AccesRail
Avanti West Coast
With transfers
2h 06m
Avanti West Coast
AccesRail
With transfers
7h 45m
AccesRail
Avanti West Coast
With transfers
2h 19m
Avanti West Coast

London to Manchester train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from London to Manchester

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$82

ONE-WAY FROM

$41

AVG TRAVEL TIME

2h 13m

TRAIN COMPANIES

AccesRail, Avanti West Coast
The best round-trip train deal from London to Manchester found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $82
The best one-way train deal from London to Manchester found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $41
Average time it takes to travel by train from London to Manchester
There are 2 train companies servicing this route: AccesRail, Avanti West Coast

London Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in London
London Waterloo EastLondon, 51.504128, -0.108938
London Imperial WharfLondon, 51.47505, -0.182862
London PutneyLondon, 51.461098, -0.2161961
London Morden St. HelierLondon, 51.389526, -0.198866
London Surrey QuaysLondon, 51.49279, -0.04814
London Turnham GreenLondon, 51.49511, -0.254538

Manchester Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Manchester
Manchester Stockton-on-TeesManchester, 54.569862, -1.318083
Manchester CliftonManchester, 53.522491, -2.31474
Manchester RadcliffeManchester, 53.562197, -2.321509
Dukinfield Fairfield, ManchesterManchester, 53.471195, -2.143135
Manchester Peel HallManchester, 53.373714, -2.250418
Manchester Sale Water Park MetrolinkManchester, 53.427776, -2.290176

Book round-trip train tickets from London to Manchester

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from London to Manchester that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
AccesRail
Jul 13
11:00 amLondon Heathrow
5h 50m
1 stop
4:50 pmManchester
Jul 15
9:05 amManchester
4h 55m
1 stop
2:00 pmLondon Heathrow
AccesRail
Jul 12
2:00 pmLondon Heathrow
5h 55m
1 stop
7:55 pmManchester
Jul 15
9:05 amManchester
4h 55m
1 stop
2:00 pmLondon Heathrow
AccesRail
Jun 11
12:30 pmLondon Heathrow
6h 30m
1 stop
7:00 pmManchester
Jun 11
10:15 pmManchester
5h 10m
1 stop
3:25 amLondon Heathrow
AccesRail
Jul 8
9:30 amLondon Heathrow
5h 50m
1 stop
3:20 pmManchester
Jul 9
4:30 amManchester
6h 20m
1 stop
10:50 amLondon Heathrow
AccesRail
Oct 13
6:00 pmLondon Heathrow
6h 45m
1 stop
12:45 amManchester
Oct 15
12:05 amManchester
6h 20m
1 stop
6:25 amLondon Heathrow
AccesRail
Jun 22
11:00 amLondon Heathrow
5h 50m
1 stop
4:50 pmManchester
Jun 29
12:00 pmManchester
5h 00m
1 stop
5:00 pmLondon Heathrow

Book one-way train tickets from London to Manchester

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from London to Manchester we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
Avanti West Coast
Jun 16
8:10 amLondon Euston
2h 51m
11:01 amManchester Piccadilly
Avanti West Coast
Jun 2
8:16 amLondon Euston
2h 45m
11:01 amManchester Piccadilly
AccesRail
Jul 13
9:30 amLondon Heathrow
5h 50m
1 stop
3:20 pmManchester
Avanti West Coast
Jul 13
7:13 amLondon Euston
2h 06m
9:19 amManchester Piccadilly
AccesRail
Oct 12
11:00 amLondon Heathrow
7h 45m
1 stop
6:45 pmManchester
Avanti West Coast
Jul 6
6:46 amLondon Euston
2h 19m
9:05 amManchester Piccadilly

Choose the best way to get from London to Manchester

Buses

2h 30m
$5 one-way$10 round-trip
Nonstop · from $10

Distance to downtown

4H71.8 mi
23lb CO2

81% less than flights

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London to Manchester Buses

Trains

2h 06m
$41 one-way$82 round-trip

No transfers

Distance to downtown

MAN8.9 mi
37lb CO2

70% less than flights

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London to Manchester Trains

Flights

1h 00m
$46 one-way$144 round-trip
Nonstop · from $1441 stop · from $126

Distance to downtown

MAN8.9 mi

FAQs for booking trains from London to Manchester

How much does a train ticket from London to Manchester cost?

Using momondo to find train tickets from London to Manchester, our users have found prices starting from $41 one-way for this week. The cost of your ticket may vary depending on when you book, so we recommend you plan early. $239 is what you can expect to pay for a train ride from London to Manchester one-way.

How long is the train ride from London to Manchester?

The quickest train available from London will take 2h 06m to arrive in Manchester. Travel time typically varies by up to 0h 07m, depending on your train details. Check AccesRail if you need to get to your destination as quickly as possible.

Which train companies operate between London to Manchester?

Ride to your destination comfortably on AccesRail and Avanti West Coast. Consider AccesRail as it’s been found as the cheapest option to get from London to Manchester starting at $82.

How far is London to Manchester by train?

While Manchester is 163.1 mi away from London, the distance by train is longer depending on the route. The train takes 2h 06m, typically.

What is the carbon footprint of a train from London to Manchester?

Carbon emissions when taking the train out of London to Manchester are around 36lb. This is 70% less than taking an airplane for this journey (123lb). The carbon footprint by bus can vary, but is around 23lb.

Is a train the fastest way to get from London to Manchester?

Based on just travel duration our users have found a flight from London to Manchester to be the fastest option to their destination at just 1h 00m. If travel time is less of a concern you may want to look into booking some alternative forms of transportation like a train from London to Manchester or a bus from London to Manchester.

Is a train the cheapest way to get from London to Manchester?

The cheapest way is to get a bus from London to Manchester, which can be as cheap as $10. A flight from London to Manchester is more expensive than a bus, with prices starting at $144. A train from London to Manchester is also an option, with an average price of $82.


AccesRail trains from London to Manchester

Our best AccesRail deals on London to Manchester train tickets
AccesRail
Jul 12
LHR2:00 pmLondon Heathrow
5h 55m
1 stop
MAN7:55 pmManchester
Jul 15
MAN9:05 amManchester
4h 55m
1 stop
LHR2:00 pmLondon Heathrow
AccesRail
Jun 11
LHR12:30 pmLondon Heathrow
6h 30m
1 stop
MAN7:00 pmManchester
Jun 11
MAN10:15 pmManchester
5h 10m
1 stop
LHR3:25 amLondon Heathrow
AccesRail
Dec 8
LHR11:59 pmLondon Heathrow
5h 26m
1 stop
MAN5:25 amManchester
Jan 18
MAN12:05 amManchester
5h 55m
2 stops
LHR6:00 amLondon Heathrow

Popular train routes to Manchester

Most frequently searched train routes to Manchester, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Manchester from Liverpool
Fastest travel time0h 51m
Cheapest price$1,550

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Fastest travel time1h 20m
Cheapest price$1,070
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Fastest travel time2h 00m
Cheapest price$506

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