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Durham, County Durham to Manchester by train

The journey from Durham, County Durham to Manchester by train is 93.56 mi and takes 2 hr 40 min. There are 22 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:38 AM and the last at 10:59 PM. It is possible to travel from Durham, County Durham to Manchester by train for as little as $26.81 or as much as $92.85. The best price for this journey is $26.81.

Lowest Price$26.81
Journey Duration2 hr 40 min
Connection per Day22
Lowest Price$26.81
Highest Price$92.85
First Departure4:38 AM
Last Departure10:59 PM
Distance93.56 mi
DepartureDurham, County Durham
ArrivalManchester
CarriersCrossCountry, London North Eastern RailwayMore

Durham, County Durham to Manchester Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Jul 12, 2024

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Durham, County Durham 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 Durham, County Durham 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.

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Durham, County Durham to Manchester

The cheapest Durham, County Durham - Manchester train tickets can be found for as low as $35.40 if you’re lucky, or $38.72 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!

Carriers on this route

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East Midlands Railway is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the East Midlands region of England. It was formed in 2019, taking over the franchise previously operated by East Midlands Trains. The company operates services on routes including London St Pancras to Sheffield, Nottingham to Liverpool, and Norwich to Liverpool. East Midlands Railway also operates local services within the East Midlands, connecting towns and cities such as Derby, Leicester, and Lincoln.

London North Eastern Railway (LNER) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom that operates intercity services on the "East Coast Main Line" between London, Yorkshire, the North East and Scotland. It was formed in 2018 as a result of the UK government's decision to terminate the franchise of Virgin Trains East Coast. LNER is owned by the Department for Transport and managed by the operator of the East Coast Partnership, a joint venture between infrastructure company Network Rail and train operator FirstGroup. LNER operates a fleet of electric and diesel trains, including the Azuma, which is the fastest train in the UK.

Northern is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the north of England. Northern is owned by Northern Trains Ltd, a division of "DOHL," the public sector holding company for the Department of Transportation. It is owned by Arriva UK Trains and operates over 2,500 services every weekday, serving cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, and Newcastle.

Services on board London North Eastern Railway, East Midlands Railway and Northern Rail from Durham, County Durham to Manchester
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Durham, County Durham to Manchester CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
10.54kg
Bus
11.29kg
Flight
30.11kg
Car
24.09kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Durham, County Durham to Manchester by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Durham, County Durham and Manchester are 10.54kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Durham, County Durham and Manchester? By taking the train between Durham, County Durham and Manchester you will save 19.57kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.75kg compared to a bus and 13.55kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Durham, County Durham to Manchester?
A train ticket from Durham, County Durham to Manchester is $65.80. 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 $26.81.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Durham, County Durham to Manchester?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Durham, County Durham to Manchester is $26.81. 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 Durham, County Durham and Manchester by train?
Durham, County Durham to Manchester is 93.56 mi.
How long does the train between Durham, County Durham and Manchester take?
Durham, County Durham to Manchester is on average 2 hr 40 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from Durham, County Durham to Manchester?
The train journey from Durham, County Durham to Manchester is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: CrossCountry, London North Eastern Railway, East Midlands Railway, Northern Rail and TransPennine Express.
How many train connections per day go from Durham, County Durham to Manchester?
Durham, County Durham to Manchester has 22 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Durham, County Durham to Manchester leave?
The earliest train from Durham, County Durham to Manchester departs at 4:38 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 Durham, County Durham to Manchester depart?
The latest train from Durham, County Durham to Manchester departs at 10:59 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 Durham, County Durham 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 $26.81 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.
How many direct connections depart from Durham, County Durham to Manchester?
There are on average 6 direct connection(s) from Durham, County Durham to go to Manchester.
What's the fastest journey time between Durham, County Durham to Manchester by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Durham, County Durham and Manchester is 2 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct train from Durham, County Durham to Manchester?
Yes, there is a direct train between Durham, County Durham and Manchester.
What are the CO2 emissions for Durham, County Durham to Manchester by train?
The train journey from Durham, County Durham to Manchester creates 10.54kg of CO2 emissions.

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