Milan to Manchester by train

  • First train
    05:18
  • Last train
    23:13
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 27m
  • Distance
    1,214 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    14
  • Avg. journey time
    20hr 34m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Milan to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Milan to Manchester take around 14 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,214 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Milan and Manchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Milan to Manchester?

Journeys between Milan and Manchester usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Milan to Manchester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 11 departures.

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

The Milan to Manchester train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Milan around 05:18 and the last train is around 23:13. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Milan to Manchester train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Milan to Manchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Milan and Manchester?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • EuroCity
  • Eurostar
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • Intercités
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • London Underground
  • Regionale Veloce
  • TGV
  • Thello
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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 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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