Manchester to Peterborough train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Cheapest

£23

Average

£61

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.

London North Eastern Railway
08:35Manchester2h33 11:08Peterborough
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£231One-way
Transpennine Express
07:45Manchester3h03 10:48Peterborough
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£461One-way
Transpennine Express
07:18Manchester2h30 09:48Peterborough
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£561One-way
London North Eastern Railway
18:30Manchester2h44 21:14Peterborough
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£651One-way
London North Eastern Railway
14:35Manchester2h32 17:07Peterborough
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£731One-way

Train schedule Manchester to Peterborough

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 August
Transpennine Express
07:18Manchester2h30 09:48Peterborough
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East Midlands Railway
07:43Manchester2h57 10:40Peterborough
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Transpennine Express
07:45Manchester3h03 10:48Peterborough
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London North Eastern Railway
08:35Manchester2h33 11:08Peterborough
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Transpennine Express
12:27Manchester3h25 15:52Peterborough
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London North Eastern Railway
14:35Manchester2h32 17:07Peterborough
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London North Eastern Railway
18:30Manchester2h44 21:14Peterborough
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 49 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

167 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Manchester for Peterborough every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transpennine Express
07:18Manchester2h30 09:48Peterborough
0 changes
£561One-way
London North Eastern Railway
14:35Manchester2h32 17:07Peterborough
0 changes
£731One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:35Manchester2h33 11:08Peterborough
0 changes
£231One-way
London North Eastern Railway
18:30Manchester2h44 21:14Peterborough
0 changes
£651One-way
East Midlands Railway
07:43Manchester2h57 10:40Peterborough
0 changes
£831One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Peterborough

distanceDistance103 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price£44 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency26 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country, East Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Manchester to Peterborough cover the 103 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 33 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, East Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 26 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £20, but the average price of train tickets is £44. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Peterborough.

Train providers: CrossCountry, First TransPennine Express 3 and East Midlands Trains trains Manchester to Peterborough

Find the best trains from Manchester to Peterborough with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry, First TransPennine Express 3 and East Midlands Trains from £20. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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

Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train between Manchester and Peterborough online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train to Peterborough from Manchester, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 103 miles (166 km) trip between Manchester and Peterborough as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Peterborough from Manchester, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official CrossCountry Manchester to Peterborough train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    East Midlands Trains tickets between Manchester and Peterborough are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with East Midlands Trains from Manchester to Peterborough all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current East Midlands Trains train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 103 miles (166 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the East Midlands Trains train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Manchester to Peterborough routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best East Midlands Trains Manchester to Peterborough train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the East Midlands Trains train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Peterborough with East Midlands Trains!

    Train information from Manchester to Peterborough with East Midlands Trains:

    • Average Duration: 3 h 29 min
    • East Midlands Trains frequency: 9 a day

    Enjoy a smooth and easy trip between Manchester and Peterborough 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 between Manchester and Peterborough 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 Peterborough 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 Peterborough on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 103 miles (166 km) journey between Manchester and Peterborough with ease and comfort on a train with First TransPennine Express 3.

    Manchester to Peterborough train information with First TransPennine Express 3:

    • Average Duration: 3 h 6 min
    • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 13 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Peterborough

    Travel by train to Peterborough 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 Peterborough.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Peterborough from Manchester for the next 7 days starting from £20  one way.
    The Manchester to Peterborough train ticket price is on average £44  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
    You should expect to travel around 103 miles  between Manchester and Peterborough by train.
    While the time it takes to travel 103 miles to Peterborough from Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Manchester to Peterborough is on average 2 h 33 min.

    Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to Peterborough   most frequently for this route.

    Passengers booking this journey 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 Peterborough most often arrive at Peterborough and need to travel around 0.1 miles (231 m) from this train station to the city centre.

    For the best Manchester to Peterborough train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country, East Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Manchester and Peterborough to compare what amenities they may offer.
    On average, there are 26 trains a day from Manchester to Peterborough. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the first train from Manchester to Peterborough at 07: 18   or take the last train from Manchester to Peterborough leaving at 20: 18. Look for the latest Manchester Peterborough train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you buy train tickets to Peterborough from Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £44 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Manchester to Peterborough a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Manchester
    Peterborough
    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 from Manchester to Peterborough.
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    +44 3457114141
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    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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    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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    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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    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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