Manchester to Bridgend by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:30
  • Last train
    19:30
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 28m

Travelling from Manchester to Bridgend by train

The fastest trains from Manchester to Bridgend take around 3 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 237 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Bridgend.

Direct trains run between Manchester and Bridgend.

We usually find around 16 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Bridgend every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures. The duration is normally about 3 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bridgend is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 06:30 and the last train is around 19:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 06:30, and the last at 18:30.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Manchester to Bridgend 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 Bridgend by train.

Which trains operate between Manchester and Bridgend?

Arriva Trains Wales is the rail operator that operates on the route from Manchester to Bridgend.

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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