Manchester to Penrith by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Manchester to Penrith by train
Fast trains from Manchester to Penrith take around 1 hour and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 136 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Penrith.
1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Penrith?
Direct trains from Manchester to Penrith have been found.
We usually find around 35 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Penrith every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 30 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Penrith?
The Manchester to Penrith train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Manchester to Penrith train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Penrith is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 05:00 and the last train is around 21:22.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 04:54, and the last at 20:26.
What's the Manchester to Penrith train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Manchester to Penrith are $12.90.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $12 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $14. 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 Penrith 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 Penrith by train.
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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Penrith?
More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Penrith, 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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