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Overview: Train from Grimsby to Manchester

distanceDistance89 miles (143 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£23 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFirst Transpennine Express

Trains from Grimsby to Manchester cover the 89 miles (143 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Grimsby Town and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Travel Tips

Trains from Grimsby 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 Grimsby to Manchester.
What is the price of the cheapest train to Manchester from Grimsby?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Grimsby and Manchester for as little as £17  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets from Grimsby to Manchester?
The Grimsby to Manchester train ticket price is on average £23  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance by train from Grimsby to Manchester?
The train distance from Grimsby to Manchester is around 89 miles (143 km).
How long does it take from Grimsby to Manchester by train?
The train time between Grimsby and Manchester is on average 2 h 30 min  for the 89 miles (143 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Manchester from Grimsby by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Grimsby and arrival train station in Manchester?

When departing from Grimsby, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Grimsby Town, Grimsby Docks and Grimsby, Weelsby Street. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your trip in train stations like Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road.

Omio customers book a train from Grimsby Town   to Manchester Piccadilly   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Grimsby Town, which is located around 0.5 miles (772 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 take me to Manchester from Grimsby?
Take the Grimsby to Manchester train with First Transpennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Grimsby to Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there between Grimsby and Manchester a day?
The average number of trains departing Grimsby for Manchester is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How early should I buy Grimsby to Manchester train tickets to get the best deals?
If you book a train ticket between Grimsby and Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £23 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Grimsby and Manchester are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Grimsby Town is the most popular Grimsby railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Grimsby for your journey to Manchester.