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Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Avanti West Coast
08:133h31
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:44Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1101One-way
2 changes

Train timetableLondon Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 25 April
Avanti West Coast
08:133h31
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:44Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
2 changes

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Train times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 31 m

Average

3 h 31 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

294 km

To travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester you need to make at least 2 changes.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
08:133h31
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:44Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1101One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester

distanceDistance182 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price£97 (€107)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains or Thameslink

Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester cover the 182 miles long route taking on average 3 h 23 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £67, but the average price of train tickets is £97.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and East Midlands Trains trains London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester

Buy your official Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and East Midlands Trains train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester from £53 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

    FAQs: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester train

    FAQs: Travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester can start from as little as £67 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester is £97; 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester is 3 h 23 min   to travel the 182 mile long trip, with around there are 17 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester leaves at 08: 10. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester leaves at 19: 59.
    There are 17 trains a day from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Manchester. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester.
    Take the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester train with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 59.
    The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester by train is November.
    You have options as you can travel between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Manchester 2 different ways: coach or train.

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