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.
The average ticket from Manchester to Macclesfield will cost around £ 8 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 5.
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Of the 3 trains that leave Manchester for Macclesfield every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 26 km distance in an average of 27 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 22 m .
The slowest trains will take 31 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||16 miles (25 km)|
|Average train duration||30 min|
|Average train ticket price||£5 (€5)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast or Cross Country|
Trains from Manchester to Macclesfield cover the 16 miles (25 km) long route taking on average 30 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast or Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £5, but the average price of train tickets is £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Macclesfield.
You can travel by train to Macclesfield from Manchester with CrossCountry for as low as £5. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Macclesfield from Manchester you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Looking for trains between Manchester and Macclesfield? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 16 miles (25 km) journey from Manchester to Macclesfield. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Manchester to Macclesfield routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Manchester and Macclesfield, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Manchester - Macclesfield train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!
CrossCountry from Manchester to Macclesfield train information:
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When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving in Macclesfield.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Macclesfield, located 0.1 miles (233 m) away from the city centre.
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