Northampton to Manchester by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Northampton to Manchester by train
Fast trains from Northampton to Manchester take around 1 hour and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 164 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Northampton and Manchester.
1. Are there direct trains from Northampton to Manchester?
Journeys between Northampton and Manchester usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Northampton to Manchester 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 30 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Northampton to Manchester?
The Northampton to Manchester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Northampton to Manchester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Northampton around 05:16 and the last train is around 23:35.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Northampton around 05:41, and the last at 23:00.
What's the Northampton to Manchester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Northampton to Manchester are $18.38.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $21 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $27. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Northampton to Manchester 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 Northampton to Manchester by train.
Help with booking alerts
Which train companies operate between Northampton and Manchester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Northampton to Manchester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Arriva Trains Wales
- London Midland
- Northern Rail
- Transport For Wales
- Virgin Trains
- West Midlands Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Manchester to Northampton by train
Easy, fast and cheap
Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
Zero booking fees
100% human support