Manchester to Taunton train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Taunton

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Cheapest

£115

Average

£132

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.

Cross Country
08:27Manchester3h49 12:16Taunton
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£1151One-way
Cross Country
07:27Manchester4h24 11:51Taunton
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£1191One-way
Cross Country
09:47Manchester4h30 14:17Taunton
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£1411One-way
Cross Country
09:27Manchester3h49 13:16Taunton
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£1421One-way
Cross Country
16:05Manchester4h55 21:00Taunton
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£1431One-way

Train schedule Manchester to Taunton

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 August
Cross Country
07:27Manchester4h24 11:51Taunton
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Cross Country
08:27Manchester3h49 12:16Taunton
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Cross Country
09:27Manchester3h49 13:16Taunton
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Cross Country
09:47Manchester4h30 14:17Taunton
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Cross Country
16:05Manchester4h55 21:00Taunton
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Taunton

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 49 m

Average

4 h 17 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

280 km

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

Cross Country
09:27Manchester3h49 13:16Taunton
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£1421One-way
Cross Country
08:27Manchester3h49 12:16Taunton
0 changes
£1151One-way
Cross Country
07:27Manchester4h24 11:51Taunton
0 changes
£1191One-way
Cross Country
09:47Manchester4h30 14:17Taunton
0 changes
£1411One-way
Cross Country
16:05Manchester4h55 21:00Taunton
0 changes
£1431One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Taunton

distanceDistance174 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£145 (€165)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester to Taunton cover the 174 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 49 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £145, but the average price of train tickets is £145. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Taunton.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Manchester to Taunton

You can travel by train to Taunton from Manchester with CrossCountry for as low as £145. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

CrossCountry

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

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with CrossCountry to Taunton from Manchester for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Manchester to Taunton train with CrossCountry (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Manchester - Taunton trip and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance between Manchester and Taunton by train is 174 miles (280 km). You can book tickets for this CrossCountry train for as low as £145 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Manchester to Taunton in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect CrossCountry Manchester - Taunton train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

CrossCountry from Manchester to Taunton train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 3 min
  • Average Price: £145
  • CrossCountry frequency: 8 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Taunton

Travel by train to Taunton 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 Taunton.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Manchester and Taunton for as low as £145  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Taunton train price to come in at an average of £145  one way.
The train distance from Manchester to Taunton is around 174 miles.
The train time between Manchester and Taunton is on average 3 h 49 min  for the 174 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to Taunton from Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Taunton.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Taunton most often arrive at Taunton and need to travel around 0.6 miles (950 m) from this train station to the city centre.

Take the Manchester to Taunton train with Transport for Wales, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Taunton from Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 23 trains a day from Manchester to Taunton. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Manchester to Taunton leaves at 07: 27. The last train departing from Manchester to Taunton leaves at 19: 27. You can find the latest Manchester to Taunton train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book Manchester to Taunton train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £145. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Taunton from Manchester. 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
Taunton
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 Taunton from Manchester.
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+44 3457114141
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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
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Public transport options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transport options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transport options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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