Stansted Mountfitchet to Manchester by train

  • First train
    05:50
  • Last train
    00:48
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 25m
  • Distance
    240 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    12
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 23m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Stansted Mountfitchet to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Stansted Mountfitchet to Manchester take around 3 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 240 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stansted Mountfitchet and Manchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Stansted Mountfitchet to Manchester?

Journeys between Stansted Mountfitchet and Manchester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Stansted Mountfitchet 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 14 departures.

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

The Stansted Mountfitchet to Manchester train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Stansted Mountfitchet around 05:50. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stansted Mountfitchet around 05:52, and the last at 00:48.

When to book Stansted Mountfitchet 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 Stansted Mountfitchet to Manchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Stansted Mountfitchet and Manchester?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • London Underground
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Manchester to Stansted Mountfitchet by train

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