Manchester to Salford train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Salford

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

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

Northern Rail
08:280h03
Manchester
08:31Salford
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:150h03
Manchester
08:18Salford
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
09:550h03
Manchester
09:58Salford
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
06:280h03
Manchester
06:31Salford
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:330h13
Manchester
08:46Salford
£41One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester to Salford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
Northern Rail
09:550h03
Manchester
09:58Salford
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:150h03
Manchester
08:18Salford
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:280h03
Manchester
08:31Salford
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:330h13
Manchester
08:46Salford
0 changes
Northern Rail
06:280h03
Manchester
06:31Salford
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester to Salford

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 m

Average

5 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

4 km

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

Northern Rail
09:550h03
Manchester
09:58Salford
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:150h03
Manchester
08:18Salford
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:280h03
Manchester
08:31Salford
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
06:280h03
Manchester
06:31Salford
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:330h13
Manchester
08:46Salford
£41One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Salford

distanceDistance2 miles
durationAverage train duration3 min
priceAverage train ticket price£4 (€4)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 41 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester to Salford cover the 2 miles long journey taking on average 3 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Salford Central.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) trains Manchester to Salford

Buy your official Northern Rail (3) train tickets to Salford from Manchester from £3 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Salford train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 min
  • Cheapest Price: £3
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 41 a day

FAQs: Manchester to Salford train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester to Salford 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 Salford.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Salford can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Salford is £4; 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 Salford train time is 3 min   covering the 2 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Salford leaves at 04: 34. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Salford leaves at 19: 55.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Manchester to Salford without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3). There are 41 direct trains from Manchester to Salford each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the route from Manchester to Salford you can take a train with Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Manchester and Salford on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 55.

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 Salford, you can end your route in train stations like Salford Central, Salford Crescent and Salford Quays Metrolink.

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 Salford Central, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Salford from Manchester is worth doing with a journey time of 3 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Salford by train is November.
You have options as you can travel between Manchester and Salford 2 different ways: train or coach.

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