Cheap train tickets from Barnsley to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 23 Jan

Cheapest

£26

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.

The average ticket from Barnsley to Manchester will cost around £ 27 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 26.

Cheapest
10:42Barnsley2h48 13:30Manchester Piccadilly
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£261One-way
Cheapest
09:58Barnsley2h35 12:33Manchester Piccadilly
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£261One-way
Cheapest
09:21Barnsley2h18 11:39Manchester Piccadilly
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£261One-way
10:06Barnsley1h45 11:51Manchester Piccadilly
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£271One-way

Train schedule Barnsley to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sun, 23 Jan
09:21Barnsley2h18 11:39Manchester Piccadilly
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09:58Barnsley2h35 12:33Manchester Piccadilly
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10:06Barnsley1h45 11:51Manchester Piccadilly
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10:42Barnsley2h48 13:30Manchester Piccadilly
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Fastest train times from Barnsley to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 23 Jan

Fastest Journey

1 h 45 m

Average

2 h 21 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

50 km

It's difficult to get from Barnsley to Manchester without changing at least once.

Fastest
10:06Barnsley1h45 11:51Manchester Piccadilly
1 changes
£271One-way
09:21Barnsley2h18 11:39Manchester Piccadilly
1 changes
£261One-way
09:58Barnsley2h35 12:33Manchester Piccadilly
1 changes
£261One-way
10:42Barnsley2h48 13:30Manchester Piccadilly
1 changes
£261One-way

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Overview: Train from Barnsley to Manchester

distanceDistance31 miles (50 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency49 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 49 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFirst Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Barnsley to Manchester cover the 31 miles (50 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 37 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 49 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Barnsley and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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FAQs

How much does a cheap train to Manchester from Barnsley cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Barnsley and Manchester for as low as £26  for the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Barnsley to Manchester on average?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Barnsley to Manchester is £27  one way.

What is the distance by train from Barnsley to Manchester?

The Barnsley to Manchester train distance is approximately 31 miles (50 km).

How long does it take from Barnsley to Manchester by train?

The train time from Barnsley to Manchester is on average 1 h 37 min  for the 31 miles (50 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Manchester from Barnsley by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Barnsley to Manchester, which train station in Barnsley do I depart from and which train station in Manchester do I arrive in?

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

Where is the train station in Barnsley to go to Manchester? Where is the train station in Manchester located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Barnsley, which is located around 0.4 miles (651 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.

Which train companies can get me from Barnsley to Manchester?

Take the Barnsley to Manchester train with First Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to Manchester from Barnsley as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains are there between Barnsley and Manchester a day?

On average, there are 49 trains a day from Barnsley to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

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

You can take the first train from Barnsley to Manchester at 09: 58   or take the last train from Barnsley to Manchester leaving at 10: 00. Look for the latest Barnsley Manchester train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

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

You can find a train to Manchester from Barnsley to cost on average £27 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Barnsley to Manchester train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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 from Barnsley to Manchester.