Manchester to Runcorn train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Runcorn

Showing times and prices for 22 Jun

Cheapest

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

Northern Rail
10:542h12
Manchester
13:06Runcorn
£241One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester to Runcorn

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Northern Rail
10:542h12
Manchester
13:06Runcorn
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Train times from Manchester to Runcorn

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Fastest Journey

2 h 12 m

Average

2 h 12 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

36 km

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

Northern Rail
10:542h12
Manchester
13:06Runcorn
£241One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Runcorn

distanceDistance22 miles
durationAverage train duration54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£25 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales, Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains

Trains from Manchester to Runcorn cover the 22 miles long route taking on average 54 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £25. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Runcorn.

Train companies: Transport for Wales, Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express trains Manchester to Runcorn

Travel from Manchester to Runcorn from £17 with Omio’s train partners Transport for Wales, Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

Transport for Wales is a public transport provider in Wales, UK. It operates a comprehensive network of trains, buses and ferries across the country. The trains are modern and comfortable, with a range of different types including InterCity Express Trains, Regional Trains, and Metro Trains. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. There are a variety of ticket types available, including single and return tickets, season tickets, and group tickets. The most popular routes include Cardiff to Swansea, Cardiff to Newport, and Cardiff to Manchester.

Train information from Manchester to Runcorn with Transport for Wales:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 12 min
  • Cheapest Price: £24

FAQs: Manchester to Runcorn train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester to Runcorn 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 Runcorn.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Runcorn can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Runcorn is £25; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Manchester to Runcorn is 54 min   to travel the 22 mile long trip, with around there are 15 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Runcorn leaves at 05: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Runcorn leaves at 19: 30.
There are 15 trains a day from Manchester to Runcorn which require at least one change with Transport for Wales, Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Manchester to Runcorn train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Transport for Wales, Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Manchester and Runcorn to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 30.

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

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 Runcorn, located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Runcorn from Manchester is worth doing with a journey time of 54 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Runcorn by train is December.
Yes, you can take a train to Runcorn from Manchester.

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