Macclesfield to Manchester train

Sat, 25 May
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Cheap train tickets from Macclesfield to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Macclesfield to Manchester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
08:170h33
Macclesfield
08:50Manchester
£61One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
20:170h33
Macclesfield
20:50Manchester
£61One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
15:170h33
Macclesfield
15:50Manchester
£61One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
17:170h33
Macclesfield
17:50Manchester
£61One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
09:170h33
Macclesfield
09:50Manchester
£61One-way
0 changes

Train timetableMacclesfield to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
Northern Rail
09:170h33
Macclesfield
09:50Manchester
0 changes
Northern Rail
12:170h33
Macclesfield
12:50Manchester
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:170h33
Macclesfield
08:50Manchester
0 changes
Northern Rail
17:170h33
Macclesfield
17:50Manchester
0 changes
Northern Rail
15:170h33
Macclesfield
15:50Manchester
0 changes

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Train times from Macclesfield to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

22 m

Average

31 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

26 km

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

Avanti West Coast
13:430h22
Macclesfield
14:05Manchester
£131One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
09:170h33
Macclesfield
09:50Manchester
£61One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
12:170h33
Macclesfield
12:50Manchester
£91One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:170h33
Macclesfield
08:50Manchester
£61One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
17:170h33
Macclesfield
17:50Manchester
£61One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Macclesfield to Manchester

distanceDistance16 miles
durationAverage train duration22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£7 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3), CrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from Macclesfield to Manchester cover the 16 miles long trip taking on average 22 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £7, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Macclesfield and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry and Virgin Trains trains Macclesfield to Manchester

Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry and Virgin Trains trains will get you to Manchester from Macclesfield from £10. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys between Macclesfield and Manchester. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Macclesfield to Manchester with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 33 min
  • Cheapest Price: £10
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 6 a day

FAQs: Macclesfield to Manchester train

FAQs: Travel by train from Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield to Manchester.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Macclesfield to Manchester can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Macclesfield to Manchester is £7; 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 Macclesfield to Manchester is 22 min   to travel the 16 mile long trip, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Macclesfield to Manchester leaves at 05: 17. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Macclesfield to Manchester leaves at 21: 43.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Macclesfield to Manchester without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. There are 25 direct trains from Macclesfield to Manchester each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Macclesfield to Manchester train with Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Macclesfield to Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 43.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Macclesfield, which is located around 0.1 miles (232 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Manchester from Macclesfield is worth doing with a journey time of 22 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Macclesfield to Manchester is September.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Macclesfield and Manchester including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Macclesfield and Manchester

Macclesfield
Manchester
Macclesfield is the most popular Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield for your journey to Manchester.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off on station forecourt.

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