Manchester to Birkenhead train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Birkenhead

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester to Birkenhead is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Transpennine Express
08:221h00
Manchester
09:22Birkenhead
£221One-way
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Train timetableManchester to Birkenhead

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Transpennine Express
08:221h00
Manchester
09:22Birkenhead
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester to Birkenhead

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Fastest Journey

1 h

Average

1 h

Trains per day

1

Distance

52 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Manchester for Birkenhead every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transpennine Express
08:221h00
Manchester
09:22Birkenhead
£221One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Birkenhead

distanceDistance32 miles
durationAverage train duration59 min
priceAverage train ticket price£13 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency51 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 51 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or Transport for Wales

Trains from Manchester to Birkenhead cover the 32 miles long trip taking on average 59 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £6, but the average price of train tickets is £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Birkenhead Hamilton Square.

Train providers: East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express and Northern Rail (3) trains Manchester to Birkenhead

Buy your official East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express and Northern Rail (3) train tickets between Manchester and Birkenhead from £8 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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 Birkenhead with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £11
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 21 a day

FAQs: Manchester to Birkenhead train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester to Birkenhead 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 Birkenhead.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Birkenhead can start from as little as £6 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Birkenhead is £13; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Manchester to Birkenhead is 59 min   to travel the 32 mile long trip, with around there are 51 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Birkenhead leaves at 06: 41. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Birkenhead leaves at 10: 38.
Yes, there are 51 direct trains a day from Manchester to Birkenhead with Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Birkenhead. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Manchester to Birkenhead.
When taking a train from Manchester to Birkenhead, you can count on East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or Transport for Wales for the best way to get you to Birkenhead. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Birkenhead from Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your route from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. When arriving in Birkenhead, you can end your journey in train stations like Birkenhead Hamilton Square, Birkenhead Park and Birkenhead North.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birkenhead Hamilton Square, located 0.1 miles (147 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Birkenhead from Manchester is worth doing with a journey time of 59 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Manchester to Birkenhead is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Manchester and Birkenhead including taking a train or coach.

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