Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) train

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Compare prices and tickets Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) by coach, flight or train

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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

distanceDistance162 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price£67 (€75)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or Chiltern Railways

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) cover the 162 miles long route taking on average 2 h 39 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or Chiltern Railways. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £39, but the average price of train tickets is £67. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in London Charing Cross.

FAQs: Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) 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 Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) can start from as little as £39 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) is £67; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) train travel time is 2 h 39 min   for the 162 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) leaves at 05: 11. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) leaves at 18: 55.
For the best Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains or Chiltern Railways. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to London Charing Cross (CHX) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 55.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Charing Cross, located 0.3 miles (546 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to London Charing Cross (CHX) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 39 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Charing Cross (CHX) by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to London Charing Cross (CHX) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) including taking a coach, flight or train.

Trains departing from Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (767 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Manchester Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

Trains arriving to London Charing Cross

Distance from London Charing Cross to city center
Distance from London Charing Cross to city center
0.3 miles (546 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Metro: Bakerloo Line Northern Line.
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis Budget | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Yes, the station is all on one level and all platforms are reachable by disabled passengers. | Accessible public telephones: On the central passage in the main concourse | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located outside the front of the station | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: On the concourse in front of the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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