Oxford to Manchester by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Oxford to Manchester by train
Fast trains from Oxford to Manchester take around 2 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 202 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Oxford and Manchester.
1. Are there direct trains from Oxford to Manchester?
Direct trains from Oxford to Manchester have been found.
We usually find around 18 direct trains on the route from Oxford to Manchester every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 26 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Oxford to Manchester?
The Oxford to Manchester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Oxford to Manchester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Oxford around 06:38 and the last train is around 20:39.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Oxford around 06:39, and the last at 20:40.
What's the Oxford to Manchester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Oxford to Manchester are $24.01.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $31 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $40. 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 Oxford 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 Oxford to Manchester by train.
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Which train companies operate between Oxford and Manchester?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Oxford to Manchester.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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