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Overview: Train from Manchester to Durham

distanceDistance93 miles (150 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price£36 (€41)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesFirst Transpennine Express

Trains from Manchester to Durham cover the 93 miles (150 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 4 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £20, but the average price of train tickets is £36. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Durham.

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Durham

Travel by train to Durham 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 Durham.
FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets from Manchester to Durham cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Manchester to Durham to cost as little as £20  in the next 7 days.

How much does the train from Manchester to Durham cost on average?

If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Manchester to Durham train prices are on average £36  one way.

What is the distance from Manchester to Durham by train?

The train distance from Manchester to Durham is around 93 miles (150 km).

What is the average Manchester to Durham train duration?

On average the Manchester to Durham train time is 2 h 4 min  covering the 93 miles (150 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When travelling by train from Manchester to Durham, which train station in Manchester do I depart from and which train station in Durham do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Durham.

Where is the Manchester train station located? Where is the Durham train station 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 Durham and need to travel approximately 0.3 miles (533 m) from the train station to the city centre in Durham.

Which train providers can get me from Manchester to Durham?

For the journey from Manchester to Durham you can take a train with First Transpennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Durham from Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

What time is the earliest train from Manchester to Durham? What time is the last train from Manchester to Durham?

If you prefer early morning trains from Manchester to Durham, the first train leaves at 08: 00. If you prefer late night trains from Manchester to Durham, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 45. Omio shows you the latest train from Manchester to Durham timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How early should I book Manchester to Durham train tickets to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets between Manchester and Durham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £36 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Manchester to Durham a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Durham
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 Durham.
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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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