Manchester to St Ives train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to St Ives

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Cheapest

£195

Average

£235

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
08:27Manchester Piccadilly8h32 16:59St Ives
3 changes
£1951One-way
10:47Manchester Piccadilly8h43 19:30St Ives
4 changes
£2351One-way
10:48Deansgate9h42 20:30St Ives
4 changes
£2351One-way
10:27Manchester Piccadilly8h02 18:29St Ives
3 changes
£2351One-way
09:05Manchester Piccadilly9h56 19:01St Ives
2 changes
£2541One-way

Train schedule Manchester to St Ives

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 23 May
08:27Manchester Piccadilly8h32 16:59St Ives
3 changes
09:05Manchester Piccadilly9h56 19:01St Ives
2 changes
09:27Manchester Piccadilly8h01 17:28St Ives
3 changes
10:27Manchester Piccadilly8h02 18:29St Ives
3 changes
10:47Manchester Piccadilly8h43 19:30St Ives
4 changes
10:48Deansgate9h42 20:30St Ives
4 changes

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Fastest train times from Manchester to St Ives

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Fastest Journey

8 h 1 m

Average

8 h 49 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

427 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to St Ives without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
09:27Manchester Piccadilly8h01 17:28St Ives
3 changes
£2541One-way
10:27Manchester Piccadilly8h02 18:29St Ives
3 changes
£2351One-way
08:27Manchester Piccadilly8h32 16:59St Ives
3 changes
£1951One-way
10:47Manchester Piccadilly8h43 19:30St Ives
4 changes
£2351One-way
10:48Deansgate9h42 20:30St Ives
4 changes
£2351One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to St Ives

distanceDistance264 miles (426 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£155 (€176)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Manchester to St Ives cover the 264 miles (426 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 32 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £115, but the average price of train tickets is £155. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in St Ives.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Manchester to St Ives

You can travel by train between Manchester and St Ives with CrossCountry for as low as £115. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Manchester and St Ives you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find the perfect CrossCountry train between Manchester and St Ives for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Manchester and St Ives. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 264 miles (426 km) on this route and your CrossCountry Manchester to St Ives train ticket can cost as little as £115 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Manchester to St Ives in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Manchester to St Ives with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 13 h 6 min
  • Average Price: £115
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: 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
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to St Ives from Manchester to cost as little as £115  in the next 7 days.
The Manchester to St Ives train ticket price is on average £155  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 264 miles (426 km)  from Manchester to St Ives by train.
On average the train from Manchester to St Ives duration is 8 h 32 min  for the 264 miles (426 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at St Ives, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

Take the Manchester to St Ives train with Great Western Railway or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Manchester and St Ives as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Manchester for St Ives is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
If you prefer early morning trains from Manchester to St Ives, the first train leaves at 07: 27. If you prefer late night trains from Manchester to St Ives, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 31. Omio shows you the latest train from Manchester to St Ives timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
The price of a one way train ticket from Manchester to St Ives is on average £155 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to St Ives from Manchester available a few months in advance.

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.
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Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
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Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales

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