Bournemouth to Manchester by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Bournemouth to Manchester by train
Fast trains from Bournemouth to Manchester take around 4 hours and 37 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 307 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bournemouth and Manchester.
1. Are there direct trains from Bournemouth to Manchester?
Direct trains from Bournemouth to Manchester have been found.
We usually find around 13 direct trains on the route from Bournemouth to Manchester every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 19 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Bournemouth to Manchester?
The Bournemouth to Manchester train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 37 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Bournemouth to Manchester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Bournemouth around 06:30 and the last train is around 18:45.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bournemouth around 06:37, and the last at 18:47.
What's the Bournemouth to Manchester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Bournemouth to Manchester are $51.90.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $56 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $78. 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 Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth to Manchester by train.
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Which train companies operate between Bournemouth and Manchester?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Bournemouth 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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