Manchester to Motherwell train

Thu, 23 May
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Motherwell

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester to Motherwell is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
08:134h34
Manchester
12:47Motherwell
£201One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
04:553h05
Manchester
08:00Motherwell
£351One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
04:573h03
Manchester
08:00Motherwell
£471One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
19:562h58
Manchester
22:54Motherwell
£781One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:084h52
Manchester
19:00Motherwell
£811One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester to Motherwell

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 23 May
Avanti West Coast
19:562h58
Manchester
22:54Motherwell
0 changes
Transpennine Express
04:573h03
Manchester
08:00Motherwell
0 changes
Transpennine Express
04:553h05
Manchester
08:00Motherwell
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:134h34
Manchester
12:47Motherwell
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:084h52
Manchester
19:00Motherwell
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester to Motherwell

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 58 m

Average

3 h 42 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

280 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Manchester for Motherwell every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
19:562h58
Manchester
22:54Motherwell
£781One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
04:573h03
Manchester
08:00Motherwell
£471One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
04:553h05
Manchester
08:00Motherwell
£351One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:134h34
Manchester
12:47Motherwell
£201One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:084h52
Manchester
19:00Motherwell
£811One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Motherwell

distanceDistance174 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express or Virgin Trains

Trains from Manchester to Motherwell cover the 174 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 58 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £41, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Motherwell.

FAQs: Manchester to Motherwell train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester to Motherwell 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 Motherwell.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Motherwell can start from as little as £20 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Motherwell is £41; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Motherwell from Manchester is on average 2 h 58 min   for the 174 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Manchester and Motherwell by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Motherwell leaves at 04: 55. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Motherwell leaves at 19: 56.
There are 11 trains a day from Manchester to Motherwell which require at least one change with TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Manchester to Motherwell train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Motherwell from Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 56.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (766 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Motherwell, located 0.2 miles (330 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Motherwell by train is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Manchester and Motherwell including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Motherwell

Manchester
Motherwell
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 Motherwell from Manchester.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
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
Manchester AirportWifiShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
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.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
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.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
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)
Manchester Piccadilly, Victoria, Oxford Road or DeansgateAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Manchester, Abraham Moss

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