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Train Information between Manchester and St Ives

distanceDistance264 miles (426 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£187 (€211)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day

Trains from Manchester to St Ives cover the 264 miles (426 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 20 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £187, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £187. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in St Ives.

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Trains from Manchester to St Ives
Travel by train to St Ives 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 St Ives.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains between Manchester and St Ives cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to St Ives from Manchester for as little as £187  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Manchester to St Ives on average?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Manchester to St Ives train prices are on average £187  one way.
What is the distance by train from Manchester to St Ives?
You should expect to travel around 264 miles (426 km)  between Manchester and St Ives by train.
What is the average Manchester to St Ives train duration?
While the time it takes to travel 264 miles (426 km) to St Ives from Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Manchester to St Ives is on average 9 h 20 min.
Which train station in Manchester goes to St Ives? Which train station do I come into St Ives from Manchester?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in St Ives.

Where is the Manchester train station located? Where is the St Ives train station located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in St Ives most often arrive at St Ives and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.

How many train services per day are there to St Ives from Manchester?
The average number of trains departing Manchester for St Ives is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Manchester to St Ives to get the best deals?
If you book Manchester to St Ives train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £187. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Manchester and St Ives. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
St Ives
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 to St Ives from Manchester.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
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