Stafford to Manchester by train
Travelling from Stafford to Manchester by train
Fast trains from Stafford to Manchester take around 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 75 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stafford and Manchester.
1. Are there direct trains from Stafford to Manchester?
Direct trains from Stafford to Manchester have been found.
We usually find around 58 direct trains on the route from Stafford to Manchester every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 57 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Stafford to Manchester?
The Stafford to Manchester train travel time is normally about 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Stafford to Manchester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Stafford around 06:28 and the last train is around 23:01.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stafford around 06:28, and the last at 23:02.
What's the Stafford to Manchester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Stafford to Manchester are $10.04.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $12, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Stafford 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 Stafford to Manchester by train.
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Which train companies operate between Stafford and Manchester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Stafford to Manchester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Manchester to Stafford by train