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Train Information from Manchester to Dartford

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester to Dartford cover the 174 miles (281 km) long route with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Dartford.

Travel Tips

Trains from Manchester to Dartford
Travel by train to Dartford 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 Dartford.
What is the distance between Manchester and Dartford by train?
The distance to Dartford from Manchester by train is approximately 174 miles (281 km).
When travelling by train from Manchester to Dartford, which train station in Manchester do I depart from and which train station in Dartford do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Manchester Piccadilly   to Dartford.

Where is the departure train station in Manchester located? Where is the arrival train station in Dartford located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Dartford and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Dartford.

Which train providers can get me from Manchester to Dartford?
Take the Manchester to Dartford train with Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Dartford from Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What are the first and last departure train times from Manchester to Dartford?
The first Manchester to Dartford train departs at 07: 05   and the last train from Manchester to Dartford leaves at 07: 05. Check out the most up-to-date Manchester to Dartford train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

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 to Dartford from Manchester.
Amenities at station
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales