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Travelling from Manchester to Atherton by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Atherton take around 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 17 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Atherton.

Are there direct trains from Manchester to Atherton?

Direct trains from Manchester to Atherton have been found.

We usually find around 43 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Atherton every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 27 departures.

How long is the train journey from Manchester to Atherton?

The Manchester to Atherton train travel time is normally about 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Manchester to Atherton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Atherton is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 06:15 and the last train is around 23:37. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 08:46, and the last at 23:20.

When to book Manchester to Atherton 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 to Atherton by train.

Which train companies operate between Manchester and Atherton?

Northern is the train company that operates on the route from Manchester to Atherton.

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 rail 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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