Hartlepool to Manchester by train

  • First train
    07:07
  • Last train
    22:32
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 25m
  • Distance
    151 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    31
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 14m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Hartlepool to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Hartlepool to Manchester take around 2 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 151 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hartlepool and Manchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Hartlepool to Manchester?

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

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Hartlepool 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 30 departures.

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

The Hartlepool to Manchester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Hartlepool around 07:07 and the last train is around 22:32. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hartlepool around 07:09, and the last at 22:32.

When to book Hartlepool 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 Hartlepool to Manchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hartlepool and Manchester?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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

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