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Train Information to Wales from Manchester

distanceDistance40 miles (65 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£26 (€29)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains or First Transpennine Express

Trains from Manchester to Wales cover the 40 miles (65 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 32 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains or First Transpennine Express. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £26, but the average price of train tickets is £26.

Trains from Manchester to Wales, Yorkshire: Journey Details

Travellers can take trains from Manchester to Wales from around 6:13 a.m, until about 21:20 p.m. There is usually one service every hour. The duration of the trip ranges from 1 hour 17 minutes to 1 hour 44 minutes. All services incur one change at Sheffield. Rail companies that serve this route include East Midlands Trains and First Transpennine Express.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Manchester to Wales?

Departure Station:

Trains from Manchester to Wales depart from Manchester Piccadilly Station. The station is located to the south-east of Manchester city centre. As a major transport hub it can be easily reached by rail, tram, taxi or bus. The journey from the city centre takes between 5 to 10-minutes.

Arrival Station:

Trains from Manchester to Wales arrive at Kiveton Bridge Station, which is just over 1 mile from the centre of Wales in Sheffield. The journey from the station takes approximately 25 minutes on foot or 5 minutes by bus. Bus services that provide onward travel from Kiveton Station to Wales include the X5 and the 29a.

Travel Tips

Trains from Manchester to Wales
Travel by train to Wales 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 Wales.
How much do cheap trains to Wales from Manchester cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Wales from Manchester for the next 7 days starting from £26  one way.
How much does the train from Manchester to Wales cost on average?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Manchester to Wales train prices are on average £26  one way.
How many miles is it from Manchester to Wales by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Manchester and Wales via train to be approximately 40 miles (65 km).
What is the average Manchester to Wales train duration?
On average the Manchester to Wales train time is 1 h 32 min  covering the 40 miles (65 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train companies can take me between Manchester and Wales?
For the journey from Manchester to Wales you can take a train with East Midlands Trains or First Transpennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Manchester to Wales on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
When can I take the first train from Manchester to Wales? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first train from Manchester to Wales leaves at 07: 38   and the last train for this leaves at 10: 18. Omio shows you the latest train from Manchester to Wales timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I buy Manchester Wales train tickets to score the best deals?
You can find a train between Manchester and Wales to cost on average £26 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Manchester to Wales train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester Oxford Road
Manchester Piccadilly

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Bus lines 1, 2, 3, 147
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
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