Manchester to Peterborough train

Fri, 21 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
08:302h37
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:07Peterborough station (PBO)
£371One-way
1 change
East Midlands Railway
08:432h44
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:27Peterborough station (PBO)
£501One-way
2 changes
Transpennine Express
08:453h03
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
11:48Peterborough station (PBO)
£521One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:002h48
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
10:48Peterborough station (PBO)
£571One-way
1 change
East Midlands Railway
08:432h56
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:39Peterborough station (PBO)
£711One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester to Peterborough

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 21 June
London North Eastern Railway
08:002h48
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
10:48Peterborough station (PBO)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:302h37
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:07Peterborough station (PBO)
1 change
East Midlands Railway
08:432h44
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:27Peterborough station (PBO)
2 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:432h56
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:39Peterborough station (PBO)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:453h03
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
11:48Peterborough station (PBO)
1 change

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Train times from Manchester to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 37 m

Average

2 h 49 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

167 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Manchester for Peterborough every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
08:302h37
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:07Peterborough station (PBO)
£371One-way
1 change
East Midlands Railway
08:432h44
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:27Peterborough station (PBO)
£501One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:002h48
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
10:48Peterborough station (PBO)
£571One-way
1 change
East Midlands Railway
08:432h56
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:39Peterborough station (PBO)
£711One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:453h03
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
11:48Peterborough station (PBO)
£521One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Peterborough

distanceDistance103 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£53 (€59)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast, CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3) or Virgin Trains

Trains from Manchester to Peterborough cover the 103 miles long route taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast, CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3) or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £53, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Peterborough.

Train providers: East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express and East Coast trains Manchester to Peterborough

Find the best trains between Manchester and Peterborough with Omio's travel partners East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express and East Coast from £21. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

Train information from Manchester to Peterborough with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 44 min
  • Cheapest Price: £39

FAQs: Manchester to Peterborough train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester 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
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Peterborough can start from as little as £21 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Peterborough is £53; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester to Peterborough train travel time is 2 h 30 min   for the 103 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Peterborough leaves at 07: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Peterborough leaves at 18: 43.
Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day from Manchester to Peterborough with East Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Peterborough. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Manchester to Peterborough.
For the route from Manchester to Peterborough you can take a train with East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast, CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3) or Virgin Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Peterborough from Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 43.

When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your route from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. When arriving in Peterborough, you can end your journey in train stations like Peterborough and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Park.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Peterborough, located 0.2 miles (260 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Peterborough from Manchester is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Peterborough by train is November.
You have options as you can travel from Manchester to Peterborough 2 different ways: train or coach.

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