Find a train from London to Manchester

  • Transport
  • Car rental

These train, bus and flight companies trust us

Find the cheapest ticket for your trip


Find cheap car hire in Manchester

Journey details

Best price 24$
Journey duration 2 h 22 min
Connections per day 225
First departure: 00:35
Last departure: 22:10
Distance 263km

Cheap train tickets from London to Manchester on virail

Virail has the magic trick to find your cheap train tickets to Manchester. You just need to enter your travel dates and set the filters for departure and price according to your preferences. If you need a round-trip ticket you just have to tick the box. Once you choose the best travel options for your train from London to Manchester, virail will redirect you automatically to the provider's website for the purchase. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Which rail companies offer connections by train from London to Manchester?

To get to Manchester by train, you can rely on SBB, only an example among all our partners.

How much is the cheapest train ticket from London to Manchester?

On average, train tickets from London to Manchester cost 194,50 $, but if you can book in advance, or choose less popular dates and times, you could find cheap train tickets from 24,00 $.

Ticket price London - Manchester every day

Today Tomorrow In 2 days In 3 days In 4 days In 5 days In 6 days
5 $10 $8 $10 $10 $5 $8 $
1 $1 $1 $ More 1 $ More 1 $
63 $71 $220 $273 $198 $67 $54 $

Trains from London to Manchester


When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

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

The trains to Manchester can leave from London Euston and arrive at Manchester Piccadilly.

How many connections are there to go Manchester from London by train per day?

If you desire to go to Manchester from London by train, 134 daily connections are available. Please note that 90 routes include one change or more whereas 43 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.

When are the frist and last trains from London to Manchester scheduled?

The first train to Manchester leaves at 06:04, whereas the last one at 08:04. On average, the journey lasts 2 hours and 8 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Manchester in 2 hours and 5 minutes.

virail lets you search and compare times and prices of any transports from one city to another