Travelling from Manchester to Burnley by train
Fast trains from Manchester to Burnley take around 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 36 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Burnley.
Are there direct trains from Manchester to Burnley?
Direct trains from Manchester to Burnley have been found.
We usually find around 36 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Burnley every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 40 departures.
How long is the train journey from Manchester to Burnley?
The Manchester to Burnley train travel time is normally about 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
What are the Manchester to Burnley train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Burnley is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 05:50 and the last train is around 23:04. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 06:56, and the last at 23:04.
Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.
When to book Manchester to Burnley 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 Burnley by train.
Which train companies operate between Manchester and Burnley?
More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Burnley, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Northern Rail
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.