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Travelling from Manchester to Stockton by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Stockton take around 2 hours and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 136 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Stockton.

Are there direct trains from Manchester to Stockton?

Journeys between Manchester and Stockton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Manchester to Stockton 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 24 departures.

How long is the train journey from Manchester to Stockton?

The Manchester to Stockton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Manchester to Stockton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Stockton is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 04:36 and the last train is around 00:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 04:40, and the last at 00:55.

When to book Manchester to Stockton 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 Stockton by train.

Which train companies operate between Manchester and Stockton?

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

  • Northern
  • 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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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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