Plymouth to Manchester by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Plymouth to Manchester by train
Fast trains from Plymouth to Manchester take around 4 hours and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 368 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Plymouth and Manchester.
1. Are there direct trains from Plymouth to Manchester?
Direct trains from Plymouth to Manchester have been found.
We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Plymouth to Manchester every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 9 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Plymouth to Manchester?
The Plymouth to Manchester train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Plymouth to Manchester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the only direct train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Plymouth around 11:50.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Plymouth around 08:39, and the last at 17:25.
What's the Plymouth to Manchester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Plymouth to Manchester are $84.39.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $102 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $94. 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 Plymouth 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 Plymouth to Manchester by train.
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Which train companies operate between Plymouth and Manchester?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Plymouth to Manchester.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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