Dundee to Manchester by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Dundee to Manchester by train
Fast trains from Dundee to Manchester take around 4 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 335 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dundee and Manchester.
1. Are there direct trains from Dundee to Manchester?
Journeys between Dundee and Manchester usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Dundee 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 32 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Dundee to Manchester?
The Dundee to Manchester train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Dundee to Manchester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Dundee around 06:04 and the last train is around 23:49.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dundee around 06:04, and the last at 00:46.
What's the Dundee to Manchester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Dundee to Manchester are $29.66.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $50, 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 Dundee 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 Dundee to Manchester by train.
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Which train companies operate between Dundee and Manchester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Dundee to Manchester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Caledonian Sleeper
- East Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- Northern Rail
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- TransPennine Express
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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