Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT) train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
09:552h50
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:45London Waterloo (WAT)
£711One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:352h41
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:16London Waterloo (WAT)
£851One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Avanti West Coast
09:352h41
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:16London Waterloo (WAT)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:552h50
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:45London Waterloo (WAT)
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 41 m

Average

2 h 45 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

262 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) for London Waterloo (WAT) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
09:352h41
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:16London Waterloo (WAT)
£851One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:552h50
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:45London Waterloo (WAT)
£711One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT)

distanceDistance162 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£75 (€83)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, CrossCountry or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT) cover the 162 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 41 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or East Midlands Trains. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £39, but the average price of train tickets is £75. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in London Waterloo.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains and CrossCountry trains Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Find the best route between Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) and London Waterloo (WAT) with Omio's train partners Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains and CrossCountry! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

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: Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT) 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 Waterloo (WAT).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT) can start from as little as £39 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT) is £75; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time to London Waterloo (WAT) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is on average 2 h 41 min   for the 162 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to London Waterloo (WAT) 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 Waterloo (WAT) leaves at 06: 15. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT) leaves at 18: 35.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to London Waterloo (WAT). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT).
    For the best Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to London Waterloo (WAT) 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: 35.

    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 Waterloo, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT) by train is January.
    You have options as you can travel from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Waterloo (WAT) 3 different ways: coach, train 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 Waterloo

    Distance from London Waterloo to city center
    Distance from London Waterloo to city center
    1.2 miles (2 km)
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
    Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    ATM
    ATM
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: A wide range of shops including convenience store, supermarket, pharmacy, newsagent, bookseller, clothing, gifts, travel accessories and passport photobooth.
    Dining
    Dining
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Avis Budget | Europcar
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, 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: There is step free access from the main concourse to all platforms, shops and facilities. Step free exits are exit 1 (Station approach), exit 2 (with a lift to Waterloo Road and lift access to the London Underground Jubilee line), and exit 3 for taxis and onward travel towards the South Bank. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available from the taxi rank on Cab Road / Station Approach | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Ticket machines are located at various locations on the main concourse and are accessible to wheelchair users. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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