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 Middlesbrough will cost around £ 47 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 34.
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2 h 20 m
2 h 26 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester for Middlesbrough 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 138 km distance in an average of 2 h 26 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 20 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 37 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||86 miles (138 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 21 min|
|Average train ticket price||£27 (€30)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||First Transpennine Express|
Trains from Manchester to Middlesbrough cover the 86 miles (138 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 21 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Middlesbrough.
Some of the Manchester train stations to Middlesbrough you can start your journey from include Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Middlesbrough include Middlesbrough and Middlesbrough James Cook University Hospital.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving in Middlesbrough.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival train station in Middlesbrough, called Middlesbrough, is located around 0.2 miles (321 m) away from its city centre.
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