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Overview: Train from Banbury to Manchester

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Banbury to Manchester cover the 105 miles (169 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 51 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £35, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Banbury and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: Banbury to Manchester with CrossCountry

Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets between Banbury and Manchester from £35 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.


CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Banbury and Manchester you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with CrossCountry from Banbury to Manchester for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Banbury to Manchester train with CrossCountry (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Banbury - Manchester journey and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from Banbury to Manchester by train is 105 miles (169 km). You can book tickets for this CrossCountry train for as low as £35 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets between Banbury and Manchester in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect CrossCountry Banbury - Manchester train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Banbury to Manchester train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 51 min
  • Average Price: £35
  • CrossCountry frequency: 12 a day

These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Banbury to Manchester:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Banbury to Manchester

Travel by train to Manchester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Banbury to Manchester.

What is the price of the cheapest train between Banbury and Manchester?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Banbury and Manchester for as little as £35  in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of train tickets to Manchester from Banbury?

The Banbury to Manchester train ticket price is on average £35  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.

What is the distance by train from Banbury to Manchester?

You should expect to travel around 105 miles (169 km)  to Manchester from Banbury by train.

How many hours does it take from Banbury to Manchester by train?

The Banbury to Manchester train duration is on average 2 h 51 min, which is to be expected when travelling 105 miles (169 km) between Banbury and Manchester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Which train station in Banbury goes to Manchester? Which train station do I come into Manchester from Banbury?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Banbury   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Where is the train station in Banbury? Where is the train station in Manchester?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Banbury, which is located around 0.5 miles (823 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.4 miles (587 m) away from the city centre.

What train providers go from Banbury to Manchester?

For the trip from Banbury to Manchester you can take a train with Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Banbury and Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services per day are there from Banbury to Manchester?

The average number of trains departing Banbury for Manchester is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Banbury to Manchester?

The earliest train departing from Banbury to Manchester leaves at 11: 57. The last train departing from Banbury to Manchester leaves at 11: 57. You can find the latest Banbury to Manchester train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket to Manchester from Banbury to get the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket from Banbury to Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £35 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Banbury and Manchester are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Banbury is Banbury. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Banbury for your trip between Banbury and Manchester.