Telford to Manchester by train

  • First train
    05:38
  • Last train
    00:36
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 33m
  • Distance
    89 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    40
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 14m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Telford to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Telford to Manchester take around 1 hour and 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 89 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Telford and Manchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Telford to Manchester?

Journeys between Telford and Manchester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 39 departures on the route from Telford to Manchester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Telford to Manchester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Telford around 05:38 and the last train is around 00:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Telford around 05:42, and the last at 23:09.

When to book Telford 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 Telford to Manchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Telford and Manchester?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • 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.

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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.