Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Ayr

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£56

Average

£69

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.

The average ticket from Manchester to Ayr will cost around £ 69 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 56.

Cheapest
08:51Manchester Oxford Road4h36 13:27Ayr
3 changes
£561One-way
08:30Manchester Oxford Road4h57 13:27Ayr
2 changes
£611One-way
10:30Manchester Oxford Road6h52 17:22Ayr
2 changes
£611One-way
08:06Deansgate5h03 13:09Ayr
2 changes
£781One-way
09:51Manchester Oxford Road4h43 14:34Ayr
2 changes
£781One-way

Train schedule Manchester to Ayr

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 29 Jan
08:06Deansgate5h03 13:09Ayr
0 changes
08:30Manchester Oxford Road4h57 13:27Ayr
0 changes
08:51Manchester Oxford Road4h44 13:35Ayr
0 changes
08:51Manchester Oxford Road4h36 13:27Ayr
0 changes
09:51Manchester Oxford Road4h43 14:34Ayr
0 changes
10:30Manchester Oxford Road6h52 17:22Ayr
0 changes

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Fastest train times from Manchester to Ayr

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

4 h 36 m

Average

5 h 9 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

269 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Ayr without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
08:51Manchester Oxford Road4h36 13:27Ayr
3 changes
£561One-way
09:51Manchester Oxford Road4h43 14:34Ayr
2 changes
£781One-way
08:51Manchester Oxford Road4h44 13:35Ayr
2 changes
£781One-way
08:30Manchester Oxford Road4h57 13:27Ayr
2 changes
£611One-way
08:06Deansgate5h03 13:09Ayr
2 changes
£781One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Ayr

distanceDistance167 miles (269 km)
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Manchester to Ayr cover the 167 miles (269 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 32 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £45, but the average price of train tickets is £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Ayr.

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Ayr

Travel by train to Ayr 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 Ayr.
FAQs

How much do cheap trains to Ayr from Manchester cost?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Ayr from Manchester for the next 7 days starting from £45  one way.

What is the average price of train tickets to Ayr from Manchester?

The Manchester to Ayr train ticket price is on average £50  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.

What is the distance between Manchester and Ayr via train?

The distance between Manchester and Ayr by train is approximately 167 miles (269 km).

How many hours does it take from Manchester to Ayr by train?

The Manchester to Ayr train duration is on average 6 h 32 min, which is to be expected when travelling 167 miles (269 km) from Manchester to Ayr. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Manchester and arrival train station in Ayr?

When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. When arriving in Ayr, you can end your trip in train stations like Ayr and Newton-on-Ayr.

Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to Ayr   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Manchester to go to Ayr? Where is the train station in Ayr located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Ayr and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (742 m) from the train station to the city centre in Ayr.

How many train services per day are there between Manchester and Ayr?

The average number of trains departing Manchester for Ayr is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

How early should I purchase Manchester to Ayr train tickets to get the best deals?

You can find a train between Manchester and Ayr to cost on average £50 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Manchester to Ayr train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Ayr
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Ayr.
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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