Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Telford

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

£15

Average

£17

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.

The average ticket from Manchester to Telford will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 15.

Arriva Trains Wales
08:31Manchester2h22 10:53Telford
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£151One-way
Transport for Wales
07:31Manchester2h22 09:53Telford
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£181One-way
Transport for Wales
09:31Manchester2h22 11:53Telford
0 changes
£181One-way

Train schedule Manchester to Telford

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Transport for Wales
07:31Manchester2h22 09:53Telford
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Arriva Trains Wales
08:31Manchester2h22 10:53Telford
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Transport for Wales
09:31Manchester2h22 11:53Telford
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Thu
19 May
£15Arriva Trains Wales
£16National Express
Fri
20 May
£15Arriva Trains Wales
£15National Express
Sat
21 May
£18Transport for Wales
£17National Express
Sun
22 May
£15Arriva Trains Wales
£17National Express
Mon
23 May
£15Arriva Trains Wales
£15National Express
Tue
24 May
£15Arriva Trains Wales
£15National Express
Wed
25 May
£15Arriva Trains Wales
£15National Express

Fastest train times from Manchester to Telford

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 22 m

Average

2 h 22 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

91 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Manchester for Telford every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 91 km distance in an average of 2 h 22 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 22 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 22 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Arriva Trains Wales
08:31Manchester2h22 10:53Telford
0 changes
£151One-way
Transport for Wales
09:31Manchester2h22 11:53Telford
0 changes
£181One-way
Transport for Wales
07:31Manchester2h22 09:53Telford
0 changes
£181One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Telford

distanceDistance56 miles (90 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£37 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or Transport for Wales

Trains from Manchester to Telford cover the 56 miles (90 km) long route taking on average 2 h 22 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £37, but the average price of train tickets is £37. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Telford Central.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Manchester to Telford

CrossCountry trains will get you to Telford from Manchester from £37. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

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

One of the best ways to travel between Manchester and Telford is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train between Manchester and Telford by showing you CrossCountry current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Manchester to Telford trip. You can expect to travel 56 miles (90 km) to Telford from Manchester on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Manchester to Telford, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Telford from Manchester!

    These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train to Telford from Manchester:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Telford

    Travel by train to Telford 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 Telford.
    FAQs

    How much does a cheap train from Manchester to Telford cost?

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Manchester and Telford to cost as little as £37  in the next 7 days.

    What is the cost of a train ticket from Manchester to Telford on average?

    The Manchester to Telford train ticket price is on average £37  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.

    What is the distance to Telford from Manchester via train?

    The distance to Telford from Manchester by train is approximately 56 miles (90 km).

    How long does it take from Manchester to Telford by train?

    On average the train from Manchester to Telford duration is 2 h 22 min  for the 56 miles (90 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    When travelling by train from Manchester to Telford, which train station in Manchester do I depart from and which train station in Telford do I arrive in?

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Telford Central.

    Where is the departure train station in Manchester located? Where is the arrival train station in Telford located?

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre of Manchester.

    The most popular arrival train station, Telford Central, is located 0.5 miles (752 m) away from the city centre of Telford.

    Which train providers can take me between Manchester and Telford?

    When taking a train from Manchester to Telford, you can count on Cross Country or Transport for Wales for the best way to get you to Telford. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Manchester and Telford and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    How many trains are there between Manchester and Telford a day?

    The average number of trains departing Manchester for Telford is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

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

    The first Manchester to Telford train departs at 07: 27   and the last train from Manchester to Telford leaves at 20: 31. Check out the most up-to-date Manchester to Telford train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

    When should I buy Manchester Telford train tickets to score the best deals?

    The price of a one way train ticket from Manchester to Telford is on average £37 if you book 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 providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Manchester to Telford available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Manchester
    Telford
    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 from Manchester to Telford.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    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