Manchester to Redcar by train

  • First train
    04:26
  • Last train
    00:59
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 31m
  • Distance
    146 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    38
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 54m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Manchester to Redcar by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Redcar take around 2 hours and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 146 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Redcar.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Redcar?

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

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Manchester to Redcar 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 43 departures.

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

The Manchester to Redcar train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Redcar is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 04:36 and the last train is around 00:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 04:26, and the last at 00:55.

When to book Manchester to Redcar 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 Redcar by train.

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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Redcar?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • 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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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.