Manchester Airport to Stoke-on-Trent by train

  • First train
    04:34
  • Last train
    21:37
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    58m
  • Distance
    40 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    102
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 14m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Manchester Airport to Stoke-on-Trent by train

Fast trains from Manchester Airport to Stoke-on-Trent take around 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 40 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester Airport and Stoke-on-Trent.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester Airport to Stoke-on-Trent?

Journeys between Manchester Airport and Stoke-on-Trent usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 105 departures on the route from Manchester Airport to Stoke-on-Trent 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 93 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Manchester Airport to Stoke-on-Trent?

The Manchester Airport to Stoke-on-Trent train travel time is normally about 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Manchester Airport to Stoke-on-Trent train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Stoke-on-Trent is usually scheduled to depart Manchester Airport around 04:34 and the last train is around 22:04. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester Airport around 04:34, and the last at 21:06.

When to book Manchester Airport to Stoke-on-Trent 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 Manchester Airport to Stoke-on-Trent by train.

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Which train companies operate between Manchester Airport and Stoke-on-Trent?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Transport For Wales
  • 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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