Manchester to Loughborough train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Loughborough

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Cheapest

£54

Average

£55

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.

East Midlands Railway
08:35Manchester2h16 10:51Loughborough
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£541One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:01Manchester2h51 10:52Loughborough
0 changes
£551One-way
Northern Rail
08:42Manchester2h49 11:31Loughborough
0 changes
£561One-way

Train schedule Manchester to Loughborough

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 27 June
East Midlands Railway
08:01Manchester2h51 10:52Loughborough
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East Midlands Railway
08:35Manchester2h16 10:51Loughborough
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Northern Rail
08:42Manchester2h49 11:31Loughborough
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Loughborough

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 16 m

Average

2 h 38 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

105 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Manchester for Loughborough every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

East Midlands Railway
08:35Manchester2h16 10:51Loughborough
0 changes
£541One-way
Northern Rail
08:42Manchester2h49 11:31Loughborough
0 changes
£561One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:01Manchester2h51 10:52Loughborough
0 changes
£551One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Loughborough

distanceDistance65 miles (105 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£39 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency20 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 20 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Railway, Northern Rail, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express Service, Avanti West Coast or East Midlands Railways

Trains from Manchester to Loughborough cover the 65 miles (105 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Railway, Northern Rail, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express Service, Avanti West Coast or East Midlands Railways. Normally, there are 20 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £39, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £25. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Loughborough.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 trains Manchester to Loughborough

Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 trains will get you to Loughborough from Manchester from £25. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry
Northern Rail (3)
First TransPennine Express 3

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Manchester to Loughborough you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains to Loughborough from Manchester on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Manchester to Loughborough train timetable from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 65 miles (105 km) trip to Loughborough from Manchester, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Manchester and Loughborough in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the CrossCountry train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Loughborough from Manchester and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Loughborough from Manchester with CrossCountry!

Train information from Manchester to Loughborough with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 37 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

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.

Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Loughborough train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 15 min
  • Average Price: £54
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 2 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip to Loughborough from Manchester with First TransPennine Express 3! As an official travel partner of First TransPennine Express 3, Omio can help you search current train timetables from First TransPennine Express 3, compare the best routes to Loughborough from Manchester as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable First TransPennine Express 3 Manchester to Loughborough train ticket available today. If you search for First TransPennine Express 3 tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Manchester to Loughborough on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 65 miles (105 km) trip between Manchester and Loughborough with ease and comfort on a train with First TransPennine Express 3.

Manchester to Loughborough train information with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 42 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Loughborough

Travel by train to Loughborough 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 Loughborough.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Manchester to Loughborough to cost as little as £25  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Loughborough train price to come in at an average of £39  one way.
The distance to Loughborough from Manchester by train is approximately 65 miles (105 km).
On average the Manchester to Loughborough train time is 2 h 10 min  covering the 65 miles (105 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When taking a train from Manchester, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. When you arrive in Loughborough, your train can arrive in train stations including Loughborough and Loughborough, University Road (Accommodation Centre).

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Loughborough most often arrive at Loughborough and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from this train station to the city centre.

For the best Manchester to Loughborough train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Midlands Railway, Northern Rail, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express Service, Avanti West Coast or East Midlands Railways. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Manchester to Loughborough to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Loughborough is 20 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Manchester at 07: 29. The last train leaves from Manchester at 17: 43. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Manchester to Loughborough and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Manchester to Loughborough is on average £39 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Manchester and Loughborough available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Loughborough
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 Loughborough.
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
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
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Public transport options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transport options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transport options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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