Manchester to Aberystwyth train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Aberystwyth

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Cheapest

£33

Average

£39

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
15:31Manchester Piccadilly3h50 19:21Aberystwyth
1 change
£331One-way
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09:31Manchester Piccadilly3h51 13:22Aberystwyth
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£331One-way
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13:31Manchester Piccadilly3h50 17:21Aberystwyth
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£331One-way
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08:31Manchester Piccadilly3h49 12:20Aberystwyth
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£331One-way
11:31Manchester Piccadilly3h50 15:21Aberystwyth
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£371One-way

Train schedule Manchester to Aberystwyth

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 10 August
08:31Manchester Piccadilly3h49 12:20Aberystwyth
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09:31Manchester Piccadilly3h51 13:22Aberystwyth
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11:31Manchester Piccadilly3h50 15:21Aberystwyth
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13:31Manchester Piccadilly3h50 17:21Aberystwyth
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15:31Manchester Piccadilly3h50 19:21Aberystwyth
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16:18Manchester Piccadilly4h02 20:20Aberystwyth
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Aberystwyth

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 49 m

Average

3 h 52 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

171 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Aberystwyth without changing at least once.

Fastest
08:31Manchester Piccadilly3h49 12:20Aberystwyth
1 change
£331One-way
15:31Manchester Piccadilly3h50 19:21Aberystwyth
1 change
£331One-way
13:31Manchester Piccadilly3h50 17:21Aberystwyth
1 change
£331One-way
11:31Manchester Piccadilly3h50 15:21Aberystwyth
1 change
£371One-way
09:31Manchester Piccadilly3h51 13:22Aberystwyth
1 change
£331One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Aberystwyth

distanceDistance106 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales, CrossCountry or Northern Rail

Trains from Manchester to Aberystwyth cover the 106 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £46, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £31. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Aberystwyth.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) trains Manchester to Aberystwyth

You can travel by train from Manchester to Aberystwyth with CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) for as low as £31. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Manchester and Aberystwyth you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

One of the best ways to travel between Manchester and Aberystwyth is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train between Manchester and Aberystwyth by showing you CrossCountry current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Manchester to Aberystwyth trip. You can expect to travel 106 miles (171 km) to Aberystwyth from Manchester on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Aberystwyth from Manchester, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Manchester and Aberystwyth!

CrossCountry from Manchester to Aberystwyth train information:

  • Average Duration: 56 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider 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. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

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

  • Average Duration: 5 h 41 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Aberystwyth

Travel by train to Aberystwyth 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 to Aberystwyth.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Manchester to Aberystwyth to cost as little as £31  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Manchester to Aberystwyth is £46  one way.
You should expect to travel around 106 miles  to Aberystwyth from Manchester by train.
On average the Manchester to Aberystwyth train time is 3 h 50 min  covering the 106 miles long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Aberystwyth.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Aberystwyth, located 0.4 miles (637 m) away from the city centre.

For the trip from Manchester to Aberystwyth you can take a train with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Northern Rail. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Manchester to Aberystwyth on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 11 trains a day from Manchester to Aberystwyth. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Manchester at 07: 27. The last train leaves from Manchester at 18: 31. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Manchester to Aberystwyth and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Manchester to Aberystwyth is on average £46 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Aberystwyth from Manchester available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Aberystwyth
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your trip from Manchester to Aberystwyth.
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+44 3457114141
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Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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