Fastest journey1hr 33m
Travelling from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent by train
Fast trains from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent take around 1 hour and 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 84 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Burton-on-Trent.
Are there direct trains from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent?
Journeys between Manchester and Burton-on-Trent usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 49 departures.
How long is the train journey from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent?
The Manchester to Burton-on-Trent train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
What are the Manchester to Burton-on-Trent train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Burton-on-Trent is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 05:05 and the last train is around 23:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 05:11, and the last at 23:16.
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When to book Manchester to Burton-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 to Burton-on-Trent by train.
Which train companies operate between Manchester and Burton-on-Trent?
More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Midlands Trains
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.