Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Truro

Showing times and prices for 19 May





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 Truro will cost around £ 120 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 43.

Great Western Railway
10:31Manchester8h29 19:00Truro
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Cross Country
08:27Manchester6h58 15:25Truro
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Train schedule Manchester to Truro

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Cross Country
08:27Manchester6h58 15:25Truro
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Great Western Railway
10:31Manchester8h29 19:00Truro
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19 May
£113Great Western Railway
£36National Express
20 May
£52Great Western Railway
£38National Express
23 May
£51Great Western Railway
£44National Express
24 May
£236Cross Country
£38National Express
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Truro

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

6 h 58 m


7 h 43 m

Trains per day



406 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Manchester for Truro every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 406 km distance in an average of 7 h 43 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 58 m .

The slowest trains will take 8 h 29 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.

Cross Country
08:27Manchester6h58 15:25Truro
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Great Western Railway
10:31Manchester8h29 19:00Truro
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Overview: Train from Manchester to Truro

distanceDistance252 miles (406 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price£130 (€146)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Manchester to Truro cover the 252 miles (406 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 33 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £51, but the average price of train tickets is £130. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Truro.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Manchester to Truro

Travel between Manchester and Truro from £51 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.


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

CrossCountry is one of the best options when travelling by train from Manchester to Truro. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train timetables for the Manchester - Truro journey and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance between Manchester and Truro is around 252 miles (406 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at £236. As you check the latest Manchester to Truro train timetable from CrossCountry for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Truro safely. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect CrossCountry ticket between Manchester and Truro so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

CrossCountry from Manchester to Truro train information:

  • Average Duration: 12 h 33 min
  • Average Price: £236
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

CrossCountry has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your CrossCountry tickets from Manchester to Truro and when travelling by train:

  • 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 Truro

Travel by train to Truro 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 Truro.

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

You can find a cheap train from Manchester to Truro for some dates and times for as low as £51  one way in the next 7 days.

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

The Manchester to Truro train ticket price is on average £130  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How far is it from Manchester to Truro by train?

The Manchester to Truro train distance is approximately 252 miles (406 km).

How long is the train journey from Manchester to Truro?

On average the train from Manchester to Truro duration is 7 h 33 min  for the 252 miles (406 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

What station does the Manchester to Truro train leave from? Which Truro train station do I come into from Manchester?

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

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival train station in Truro, called Truro, is located around 0.4 miles (713 m) away from its city centre.

Which train providers can take me between Manchester and Truro?

If you're looking for trains from Manchester to Truro, you can rely on Cross Country to get you to Truro. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Manchester to Truro route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there from Manchester to Truro?

The average number of trains departing Manchester for Truro is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When can I take the first train from Manchester to Truro? When can I take the last train for the day?

The first Manchester to Truro train departs at 07: 27   and the last train from Manchester to Truro leaves at 14: 27. Check out the most up-to-date Manchester to Truro train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

When should I purchase Manchester Truro train tickets to score the best deals?

If you book Manchester to Truro train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £130. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Truro 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

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 Truro.
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