Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD)

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Cross Country
08:263h47
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:13London Paddington (PAD)
£851One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
11:552h48
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:43London Paddington (PAD)
£891One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
11:352h40
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:15London Paddington (PAD)
£891One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
11:152h46
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:01London Paddington (PAD)
£891One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:203h07
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
13:27London Paddington (PAD)
£1221One-way
1 change

Train timetableManchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
Avanti West Coast
08:203h23
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:43London Paddington (PAD)
1 change
Cross Country
08:263h47
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:13London Paddington (PAD)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
09:303h40
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
13:10London Paddington (PAD)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:203h07
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
13:27London Paddington (PAD)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:352h59
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
13:34London Paddington (PAD)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
11:152h46
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:01London Paddington (PAD)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
11:352h40
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:15London Paddington (PAD)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
11:552h48
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:43London Paddington (PAD)
1 change

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Train times from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD)

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 40 m

Average

3 h 8 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

259 km

To travel from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
11:352h40
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:15London Paddington (PAD)
£891One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
11:152h46
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:01London Paddington (PAD)
£891One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
11:552h48
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:43London Paddington (PAD)
£891One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:352h59
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
13:34London Paddington (PAD)
£1221One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:203h07
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
13:27London Paddington (PAD)
£1221One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD)

distanceDistance160 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£65 (€72)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) cover the 160 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 34 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £37, but the average price of train tickets is £65. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in London Paddington.

Train companies: Virgin Trains and CrossCountry trains Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD)

You can travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) with Virgin Trains and CrossCountry for as low as £84. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Virgin Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 40 min
  • Cheapest Price: £84
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) 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 Paddington (PAD).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) can start from as little as £37 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) is £65; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) is on average 2 h 34 min   for the 160 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to London Paddington (PAD) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) leaves at 08: 15. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) leaves at 19: 15.
There are 25 trains a day from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD), you can count on Virgin Trains or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to London Paddington (PAD). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to London Paddington (PAD) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 15.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (766 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Paddington, located 3 miles (4.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Paddington (PAD) is November.
You have options as you can travel to London Paddington (PAD) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (766 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 Paddington

Distance from London Paddington to city center
Distance from London Paddington to city center
3 miles (4.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Heathrow Airport
16 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The Heathrow Express departs from the station every 15 minutes and drives directly to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. The journey takes about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located next to the ticket office.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi deck is situated above Platform 12 and is accessed via the concourse and platform 12, which has escalators and lifts to the upper level to the covered marshalled taxi rank. A queuing system is in operation. There is also a separate collection point for pre-booked taxis and a drop off point | Accessible taxis: All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair. There is also a separate collection point for prebooked taxis also further away from the lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are located near the taxi stand beside Platform 11.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent Flower stall Shoe repairer Wide range of shops Mini supermarket Pharmacy Convenience store High street shops Off Licence Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Wasabi | The Beer House | Barburrito | Upper Crust | The Mad Bishop & Bear (Fullers) | The Pasty Shop | Burger King | Pret a Manger | The Savanna | Soboro Bakery | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Virtuo Car Hire | Hertz
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near Platform 1.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair access, escalators, elevators.

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