Manchester to Stafford by train
Travelling from Manchester to Stafford by train
Fast trains from Manchester to Stafford take around 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 75 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Stafford.
1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Stafford?
Direct trains from Manchester to Stafford have been found.
We usually find around 47 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Stafford every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 36 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Stafford?
The Manchester to Stafford train travel time is normally about 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Manchester to Stafford train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Stafford is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 05:05 and the last train is around 22:07.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 05:25, and the last at 21:05.
What's the Manchester to Stafford train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Manchester to Stafford are $4.38.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $10 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $12. 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 Stafford 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 Stafford by train.
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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Stafford?
More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Stafford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Stafford to Manchester by train