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Belfast to Manchester by train

The journey from Belfast to Manchester by train is 168.37 mi and takes 10 hr 56 min. There are 63 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:18 AM and the last at 11:18 PM. It is possible to travel from Belfast to Manchester by train for as little as $14.56 or as much as $181.60. The best price for this journey is $14.56.

Lowest Price$14.56
Journey Duration10 hr 56 min
Connection per Day63
Lowest Price$14.56
Highest Price$181.60
First Departure12:18 AM
Last Departure11:18 PM
Distance168.37 mi
DepartureBelfast
ArrivalManchester
CarriersNational Rail

Belfast to Manchester Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jul 17, 2024

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What's the best way to get from Belfast to Manchester? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Belfast to Manchester, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Belfast to Manchester?

When you're traveling from Belfast to Manchester, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $65.39. You might be able to find prices as low as $14.56, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Belfast to Manchester. On average, though, you'll pay about $65.39 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long is the journey from Belfast to Manchester by train?

The average journey time is 10 hr 56 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 168.37 mi from Belfast to Manchester. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Belfast to Manchester to take longer than 10 hr 56 min. The journey from Belfast to Manchester covers a distance of 168.37 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 10 hr 56 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 7 hr 12 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Belfast to Manchester faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

Which stations can I use on the Belfast to Manchester route?

In Belfast, departure stations include Belfast, Europa BusCentre,Belfast, Stena Line terminus. When you arrive in Manchester, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Manchester Oxford Road,Manchester victoria,Manchester Picadilly,Manchester, Coach Station. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many daily journeys are there from Belfast to Manchester?

You will be able to travel from Belfast to Manchester using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 63 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Belfast to Manchester using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Belfast to Manchester each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 63 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Belfast to Manchester. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Belfast to Manchester
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Belfast to Manchester.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Belfast to Manchester, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Belfast to Manchester.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book Belfast to Manchester travel

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Belfast to Manchester

The cheapest Belfast - Manchester train tickets can be found for as low as $35.40 if you’re lucky, or $38.64 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $42.74.

Find the best day to travel to Manchester by train

When travelling to Manchester by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Belfast to Manchester CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
18.97kg
Bus
20.32kg
Flight
54.19kg
Car
43.36kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Belfast to Manchester by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Belfast and Manchester are 18.97kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Belfast and Manchester? By taking the train between Belfast and Manchester you will save 35.22kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.35kg compared to a bus and 24.39kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Belfast to Manchester?
A train ticket from Belfast to Manchester is $65.39. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $14.56.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Belfast to Manchester?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Belfast to Manchester is $14.56. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Belfast and Manchester by train?
Belfast to Manchester is 168.37 mi.
How long does the train between Belfast and Manchester take?
Belfast to Manchester is on average 10 hr 56 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 7 hr 12 min.
How many train connections per day go from Belfast to Manchester?
Belfast to Manchester has 63 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Belfast to Manchester leave?
The earliest train from Belfast to Manchester departs at 12:18 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Belfast to Manchester depart?
The latest train from Belfast to Manchester departs at 11:18 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Belfast to Manchester in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $14.56 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Belfast to Manchester by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Belfast and Manchester is 7 hr 12 min.
Is there a direct train from Belfast to Manchester?
Yes, there is a direct train between Belfast and Manchester.
What are the CO2 emissions for Belfast to Manchester by train?
The train journey from Belfast to Manchester creates 18.97kg of CO2 emissions.

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