Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cross Country
16:084h30
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:38Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£731One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
17:084h05
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
21:13Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£781One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Cross Country
16:084h30
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:38Manchester Victoria (MCV)
0 changes
Cross Country
17:084h05
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
21:13Manchester Victoria (MCV)
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 5 m

Average

4 h 17 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

281 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) for Manchester Victoria (MCV) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
17:084h05
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
21:13Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£781One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
16:084h30
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:38Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£731One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

distanceDistance174 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price£63 (€71)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransPennine Express, East Coast, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) cover the 174 miles long route taking on average 3 h 17 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, East Coast, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £63, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Manchester Victoria.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, East Coast and Virgin Trains trains Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Buy your official TransPennine Express, East Coast and Virgin Trains train tickets to Manchester Victoria (MCV) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from £44 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

    FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) 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 Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) can start from as little as £28 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) is £63; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The average journey time by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) is 3 h 17 min   to travel the 174 mile long route, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) leaves at 06: 12. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) leaves at 17: 08.
    There are 12 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) which require at least one change with TransPennine Express, East Coast, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) train with TransPennine Express, East Coast, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Manchester Victoria (MCV) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Victoria, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) is February.
    You have options as you can travel to Manchester Victoria (MCV) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 2 different ways: train or coach.

    Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

    Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
    Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
    0.4 miles (727 m)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
    Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
    Metro: No metro available.
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Edinburgh Airport
    7 miles
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Free public Wi-Fi available.
    ATM
    ATM
    There are a few ATM machines around the station.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
    Dining
    Dining
    Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Europcar | Enterprise
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Information booths are located on the concourse.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

    Trains arriving to Manchester Victoria

    Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
    Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
    1.1 miles (1.7 km)
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
    Amenities at station
    Dining
    Dining
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Salford Van Hire | Salford Car Hire
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A station, Scooter Friendly Station - Step free access around the whole station via use of lifts between platforms 3-6, connection with Manchester Metrolink using ramps | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accepts Cash & Cards Located near the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: As per ticket office opening hours | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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