Manchester to Durham by train
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Travelling from Manchester to Durham by train
Fast trains from Manchester to Durham take around 2 hours, covering a distance of approximately 151 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Durham.
1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Durham?
Direct trains from Manchester to Durham have been found.
We usually find around 47 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Durham every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 48 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Durham?
The Manchester to Durham train travel time is normally about 2 hours, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Manchester to Durham train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Durham is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 04:36 and the last train is around 22:02.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 04:26, and the last at 22:02.
What's the Manchester to Durham train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Manchester to Durham are $21.94.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $48 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $31. 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 Manchester to Durham 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 Manchester to Durham by train.
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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Durham?
More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Durham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First TransPennine Express
- TransPennine Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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