Manchester to Cleethorpes by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 29m
  • Distance
    147 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 37m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Manchester to Cleethorpes by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Cleethorpes take around 2 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 147 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Cleethorpes.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Cleethorpes?

Direct trains from Manchester to Cleethorpes have been found.

We usually find around 27 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Cleethorpes every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 29 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Cleethorpes?

The Manchester to Cleethorpes train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Manchester to Cleethorpes train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Cleethorpes is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 06:13 and the last train is around 21:20. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 06:17, and the last at 21:19.

When to book Manchester to Cleethorpes 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 Cleethorpes by train.

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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Cleethorpes?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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