|Distance||157 miles (254 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 3 min|
|Average train ticket price||£91 (€103)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||East Midlands Trains|
Trains from Manchester to Norwich cover the 157 miles (254 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 3 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £91, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £66. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Norwich.
East Midland Trains operate a direct service from Manchester to Norwich. The weekday schedule starts with an early morning train and continues with hourly departures until early evening. Indirect trains offer earlier first departures, a later final departure and more options throughout the day. Most of these journeys require travelling via London, although an alternative involves taking a TransPennine Express service to Doncaster, changing to a Virgin Trains East Coast service to Grantham and then changing to an East Midland Trains connection to Norwich. The Sunday timetable features fewer direct trains, with the first leaving in the early afternoon and the final departure in the late afternoon.
Trains from Manchester to Norwich depart from Piccadilly or Oxford Road stations. Piccadilly is the city's main terminus, located on the eastern side of the centre. The station's public transport options include the Metrolink tram to the airport and destinations across the city, or the Metroshuttle free bus operating a circular route around the city centre. Oxford Road station is on the south side of the city centre. Metroshuttle services and city buses depart from the stops on Whitworth Street West. Both stations have taxi ranks.
Norfolk's major city is an attractive and historic destination, notable for its 11th-century cathedral, the highlight of several distinctive medieval buildings in Norwich. The narrow, atmospheric streets of the old town are full of independent shops, numerous bookstores and inviting pubs. Trains from Manchester to Norwich arrive at the main station, located to the south-east of the city centre. Buses depart from immediately outside the terminus or from stops on nearby Thorpe Road and Riverside Road. Taxis are available by the main entrance.
Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly to Norwich most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Manchester.
The most popular arrival train station, Norwich, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Norwich.
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