Great Yarmouth to Manchester by train

  • First train
    05:43
  • Last train
    23:34
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 3m
  • Distance
    282 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    11
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 45m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Great Yarmouth to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Great Yarmouth to Manchester take around 5 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 282 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Great Yarmouth and Manchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Great Yarmouth to Manchester?

Journeys between Great Yarmouth and Manchester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Great Yarmouth to Manchester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Great Yarmouth to Manchester?

The Great Yarmouth to Manchester train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Great Yarmouth to Manchester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Great Yarmouth around 05:43 and the last train is around 23:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Great Yarmouth around 06:15, and the last at 23:34.

When to book Great Yarmouth 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 Great Yarmouth to Manchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Great Yarmouth and Manchester?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Greater Anglia

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.