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Travelling from Bracknell to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Bracknell to Manchester take around 3 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 251 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bracknell and Manchester.

Are there direct trains from Bracknell to Manchester?

Journeys between Bracknell and Manchester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Bracknell to Manchester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 47 departures.

How long is the train journey from Bracknell to Manchester?

The Bracknell to Manchester train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Bracknell to Manchester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Bracknell around 05:50 and the last train is around 21:32. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bracknell around 06:20, and the last at 23:32.

When to book Bracknell to Manchester train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bracknell to Manchester by train.

Which train companies operate between Bracknell and Manchester?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bracknell to Manchester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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