Guildford to Manchester train

Cheap train tickets from Guildford to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Cheapest

£75

Average

£82

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.

Avanti West Coast
07:53Guildford3h34 11:27Manchester
0 changes
£751One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:04Guildford3h42 11:46Manchester
0 changes
£861One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:34Guildford3h53 11:27Manchester
0 changes
£861One-way

Train schedule Guildford to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 27 June
Avanti West Coast
07:34Guildford3h53 11:27Manchester
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Avanti West Coast
07:53Guildford3h34 11:27Manchester
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Avanti West Coast
08:04Guildford3h42 11:46Manchester
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Fastest train times from Guildford to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 34 m

Average

3 h 43 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

274 km

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

Avanti West Coast
07:53Guildford3h34 11:27Manchester
0 changes
£751One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:04Guildford3h42 11:46Manchester
0 changes
£861One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:34Guildford3h53 11:27Manchester
0 changes
£861One-way

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Overview: Train from Guildford to Manchester

distanceDistance170 miles (274 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£91 (€101)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Guildford to Manchester cover the 170 miles (274 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 38 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £91, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £71. Travellers depart most frequently from Guildford and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Guildford to Manchester

Find the best trains to Manchester from Guildford with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £71. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

CrossCountry

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

Find the perfect CrossCountry train between Guildford and Manchester for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Guildford to Manchester. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 170 miles (274 km) on this route and your CrossCountry Guildford to Manchester train ticket can cost as little as £117 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Guildford to Manchester in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

  • Average Price: £117

Travel Tips: Trains from Guildford 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 Guildford to Manchester.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Manchester from Guildford for as little as £71  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Guildford to Manchester train price to come in at an average of £91  one way.
The distance to Manchester from Guildford by train is approximately 170 miles (274 km).
While the time it takes to travel 170 miles (274 km) between Guildford and Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Guildford to Manchester is on average 3 h 38 min.

When taking a train from Guildford, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Guildford and London Road (Guildford). When you arrive in Manchester, your train can arrive in train stations including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Guildford, is located 0.3 miles (501 m) from the city centre of Guildford.

The most popular arrival train station, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre of Manchester.

For the route from Guildford to Manchester you can take a train with Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Guildford to Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 14 trains a day from Guildford to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Guildford at 07: 02. The last train leaves from Guildford at 19: 18. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Guildford to Manchester and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase a train ticket to Manchester from Guildford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £91 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Guildford to Manchester are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Guildford
Manchester
Guildford is the most popular Guildford 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 Guildford for your journey to Manchester.
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Public transport options for Guildford
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus lay-by in Station Forecourt off Walnut Tree Close.
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for London Road (Guildford)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Guildford Side of station - Station Forecourt

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