Barnsley to Manchester train

Cheap train tickets from Barnsley to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£27

Average

£27

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

East Midlands Railway
08:11Barnsley1h26 09:37Manchester
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£271One-way
Northern Rail
09:42Barnsley1h50 11:32Manchester
0 changes
£271One-way
Transpennine Express
07:37Barnsley1h25 09:02Manchester
0 changes
£271One-way

Train schedule Barnsley to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
Transpennine Express
07:37Barnsley1h25 09:02Manchester
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East Midlands Railway
08:11Barnsley1h26 09:37Manchester
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Northern Rail
09:42Barnsley1h50 11:32Manchester
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Fastest train times from Barnsley to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 25 m

Average

1 h 33 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

50 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Barnsley for Manchester every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transpennine Express
07:37Barnsley1h25 09:02Manchester
0 changes
£271One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:11Barnsley1h26 09:37Manchester
0 changes
£271One-way
Northern Rail
09:42Barnsley1h50 11:32Manchester
0 changes
£271One-way

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Overview: Train from Barnsley to Manchester

distanceDistance31 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency28 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail or East Midlands Railway

Trains from Barnsley to Manchester cover the 31 miles long route taking on average 1 h 50 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or East Midlands Railway. Normally, there are 28 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Barnsley and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) trains Barnsley to Manchester

For as little as £27 you can travel by train to Manchester from Barnsley with Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Northern Rail (3)

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys between Barnsley and Manchester. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Barnsley to Manchester with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 1 h 40 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 60 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Barnsley 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 Barnsley to Manchester.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Barnsley and Manchester to cost as little as £27  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Barnsley to Manchester train price to come in at an average of £27  one way.
The distance from Barnsley to Manchester by train is approximately 31 miles.
On average the train from Barnsley to Manchester duration is 1 h 50 min  for the 31 miles long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Barnsley   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Barnsley, located approximately 0.4 miles (651 m) from the city centre of Barnsley. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from its city centre.

For the best Barnsley to Manchester train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail or East Midlands Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Manchester from Barnsley to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 28 trains a day from Barnsley to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Barnsley to Manchester train departs at 07: 12   and the last train from Barnsley to Manchester leaves at 20: 46. Check out the most up-to-date Barnsley to Manchester train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you buy Barnsley to Manchester train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £27. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Barnsley to Manchester. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barnsley
Manchester
The major railway station for departures from Barnsley is Barnsley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Barnsley for your trip to Manchester from Barnsley.
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Public transport options for Barnsley
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the layby on Schwabisch Gmund Way next to the booking office

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