Bath to Manchester train

Cheap train tickets from Bath to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Cheapest

£53

Average

£61

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.

Cross Country
07:12Bath4h11 11:23Manchester
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£531One-way
Cross Country
06:10Bath4h13 10:23Manchester
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£541One-way
Transport for Wales
05:46Bath4h25 10:11Manchester
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£631One-way
Transport for Wales
08:12Bath5h01 13:13Manchester
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£631One-way
Transport for Wales
07:48Bath4h25 12:13Manchester
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£641One-way

Train schedule Bath to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 27 June
Transport for Wales
05:46Bath4h25 10:11Manchester
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Cross Country
06:10Bath4h13 10:23Manchester
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Cross Country
07:12Bath4h11 11:23Manchester
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Transport for Wales
07:48Bath4h25 12:13Manchester
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Transport for Wales
07:56Bath4h17 12:13Manchester
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Transport for Wales
08:12Bath5h01 13:13Manchester
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Transport for Wales
08:36Bath4h37 13:13Manchester
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Fastest train times from Bath to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 11 m

Average

4 h 27 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

234 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Bath for Manchester every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
07:12Bath4h11 11:23Manchester
0 changes
£531One-way
Cross Country
06:10Bath4h13 10:23Manchester
0 changes
£541One-way
Transport for Wales
07:56Bath4h17 12:13Manchester
0 changes
£651One-way
Transport for Wales
07:48Bath4h25 12:13Manchester
0 changes
£641One-way
Transport for Wales
05:46Bath4h25 10:11Manchester
0 changes
£631One-way

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Overview: Train from Bath to Manchester

distanceDistance144 miles (233 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price£64 (€72)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or First Great Western Service

Trains from Bath to Manchester cover the 144 miles (233 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 13 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £64, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £53. Travellers depart most frequently from Bath Spa and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Great Western Rail trains Bath to Manchester

Buy your official CrossCountry and Great Western Rail train tickets from Bath to Manchester from £53 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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CrossCountry

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey between Bath and Manchester with Great Western Rail! As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio can help you search current train timetables from Great Western Rail, compare the best routes to Manchester from Bath as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Great Western Rail Bath to Manchester train ticket available today. If you search for Great Western Rail tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Manchester from Bath on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 144 miles (233 km) route between Bath and Manchester with ease and comfort on a train with Great Western Rail.

Train information from Bath to Manchester with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 59 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 15 a day

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

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train to Manchester from Bath, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 144 miles (233 km) trip between Bath and Manchester, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Bath to Manchester as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains from Bath to Manchester in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for CrossCountry trains to Manchester from Bath starting at £53, buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

  • Average Price: £53

Travel Tips: Trains from Bath 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 Bath to Manchester.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Bath to Manchester to cost as little as £53  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bath to Manchester train price to come in at an average of £64  one way.
The distance to Manchester from Bath by train is approximately 144 miles (233 km).
While the time it takes to travel 144 miles (233 km) between Bath and Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Bath to Manchester is on average 4 h 13 min.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Bath Spa   to Manchester Piccadilly.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Bath Spa, is located 0.1 miles (137 m) from the city centre of Bath.

The most popular arrival train station, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.6 miles (954 m) away from the city centre of Manchester.

When taking a train from Bath to Manchester, you can count on Cross Country or First Great Western Service for the best way to get you to Manchester. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Manchester from Bath and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Bath for Manchester is 15 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Bath to Manchester at 05: 46   or take the last train from Bath to Manchester leaving at 18: 13. Look for the latest Bath Manchester train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
If you book Bath to Manchester train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £64. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Bath and 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

Bath
Manchester
The major railway station for departures from Bath is Bath Spa. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bath Spa for your trip between Bath and Manchester.
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 30 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Bath Spa
Bus lines: 700, A4
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, CrossCountry, South Western Railway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Front of the station

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