Keighley to Manchester by train

  • First train
    05:59
  • Last train
    23:27
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 24m
  • Distance
    49 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    39
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 51m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Keighley to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Keighley to Manchester take around 1 hour and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 49 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Keighley and Manchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Keighley to Manchester?

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

We usually find around 44 departures on the route from Keighley 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 41 departures.

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

The Keighley to Manchester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Keighley around 05:59 and the last train is around 23:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Keighley around 05:59, and the last at 23:27.

When to book Keighley 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 Keighley to Manchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Keighley and Manchester?

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

  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern 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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