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Journey details

Best price 10.50$
Journey duration 1 h 55 min
Connections per day 218
First departure: 09:01
Last departure: 22:55
Distance 113km

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Manchester on virail

Virail makes every journey easier: the only thing you will have to do is to specify the date of your journey from Birmingham to Manchester. Afterwards, you will be able to find the perfect option for your trip by filtering and sorting the results by price and departure. You can choose either a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. Virail will also automatically redirect you to the provider's website to complete your booking. Virail is a travel search engine with customers in more than 30 countries. Every year we help more than 60 million people to find the perfect solution for their journey. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and lets you find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies take you from Birmingham to Manchester by train?

Among all virail partners, you will also be able to travel with Nationalrail, serving the train route between Birmingham and Manchester.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the price of train tickets from Birmingham to Manchester?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Manchester for 10,50 $. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Manchester cost on average 58,75 $.

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Sometimes it is possible to get cheaper solutions by having a look at limited offers or at fidelity programs made available on the companies' websites.

Since the journey between Birmingham and Manchester is relatively short, you can consider carpooling or bus as alternative ways of transport with cheapest prices and similar duration.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Birmingham and Manchester?

The trains to Manchester leave Birmingham from Birmingham New Street [ BHM ] and arrive in Manchester Victoria [ MCV ], Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ], Manchester Airport [ MIA ] or Manchester Oxford Road [ MCO ].

How many train connections are there from Birmingham to Manchester every day?

If you desire to go to Manchester from Birmingham by train, 190 daily connections are available. Please note that 159 routes include one change or more whereas 30 routes are direct lines. As a result, choosing an offer with an indirect line is sometimes the best way to travel efficiently especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute even though the trip is longer. However, please select a ticket for a direct line if you would rather stay in the same train and avoid a change.

What time do the trains to Manchester leave and how long is the journey?

The first train to Manchester leaves at 09:01, whereas the last one at 22:03. On average, the journey lasts 1 hour and 51 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Manchester in 1 hour and 36 minutes.

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