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Train Information between Manchester and Banbury

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£60 (€67)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day

Trains from Manchester to Banbury cover the 105 miles (169 km) long route taking on average 2 h 27 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £60, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £60. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Banbury.

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Trains from Manchester to Banbury
Travel by train to Banbury 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 Banbury.
What is the cost of cheap trains between Manchester and Banbury?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Manchester to Banbury for as low as £60  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Manchester to Banbury?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to Banbury train to cost on average £60  one way.
What is the distance to Banbury from Manchester by train?
The distance between Manchester and Banbury by train is approximately 105 miles (169 km).
How long does it take from Manchester to Banbury by train?
While the time it takes to travel 105 miles (169 km) between Manchester and Banbury can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Manchester to Banbury is on average 2 h 27 min.
What is the departure train station in Manchester and arrival train station in Banbury?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Banbury.

Where do I find the Manchester train station to Banbury? Where is the Banbury train station?

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

Passengers arriving in Banbury most often arrive at Banbury and need to travel around 0.5 miles (823 m) from this train station to the city centre.

How many train services are there between Manchester and Banbury a day?
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Banbury is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Manchester and Banbury for the best deals?
You can find a train to Banbury from Manchester to cost on average £60 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 Banbury train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 between Manchester and Banbury.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
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