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Overview: Train from Manchester to Scarborough

distanceDistance92 miles (149 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£25 (€29)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFirst Transpennine Express

Trains from Manchester to Scarborough cover the 92 miles (149 km) long route taking on average 2 h 27 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £21, but the average price of train tickets is £25. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Scarborough.

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Scarborough

Travel by train to Scarborough 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 Scarborough.

What is the cost of cheap trains from Manchester to Scarborough?

You can find a cheap train from Manchester to Scarborough for some dates and times for as low as £21  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of train tickets between Manchester and Scarborough?

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Scarborough train price to come in at an average of £25  one way.

What is the distance by train from Manchester to Scarborough?

The train distance from Manchester to Scarborough is around 92 miles (149 km).

How many hours does it take from Manchester to Scarborough by train?

While the time it takes to travel 92 miles (149 km) from Manchester to Scarborough can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Manchester to Scarborough is on average 2 h 27 min.

What is the departure train station in Manchester and arrival train station in Scarborough?

When taking a train from Manchester, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. When you arrive in Scarborough, your train can arrive in train stations including Scarborough and Scarborough, Burniston Road (Alpamare).

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Manchester Piccadilly   to Scarborough.

Where is the train station in Manchester to go to Scarborough? Where is the train station in Scarborough located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Scarborough most often arrive at Scarborough and need to travel around 0.1 miles (66 m) from this train station to the city centre.

What train providers go from Manchester to Scarborough?

For the trip from Manchester to Scarborough you can take a train with First Transpennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Manchester and Scarborough on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains per day are there from Manchester to Scarborough?

On average, there are 16 trains a day from Manchester to Scarborough. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from Manchester to Scarborough? What time is the last train from Manchester to Scarborough?

The first Manchester to Scarborough train departs at 08: 27   and the last train from Manchester to Scarborough leaves at 13: 45. Check out the most up-to-date Manchester to Scarborough train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I purchase Manchester to Scarborough train tickets to get the best deals?

You can find a train between Manchester and Scarborough to cost on average £25 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Manchester to Scarborough train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Manchester for your journey to Scarborough.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
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