Manchester to Windsor train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Windsor

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester to Windsor is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cross Country
08:254h11
Manchester
12:36Windsor
£641One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:353h52
Manchester
12:27Windsor
£911One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester to Windsor

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
Avanti West Coast
08:353h52
Manchester
12:27Windsor
0 changes
Cross Country
08:254h11
Manchester
12:36Windsor
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester to Windsor

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 52 m

Average

4 h 1 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

248 km

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

Avanti West Coast
08:353h52
Manchester
12:27Windsor
£911One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:254h11
Manchester
12:36Windsor
£641One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Windsor

distanceDistance154 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£94 (€105)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Manchester to Windsor cover the 154 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 41 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £94, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Windsor & Eton Central.

Train providers: Virgin Trains and CrossCountry trains Manchester to Windsor

For as little as £50 you can travel by train between Manchester and Windsor with Virgin Trains and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Windsor from Manchester. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

FAQs: Manchester to Windsor train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester to Windsor 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 Windsor.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Windsor can start from as little as £46 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Windsor is £94; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Windsor from Manchester is on average 3 h 41 min   for the 154 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Manchester and Windsor by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Windsor leaves at 05: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Windsor leaves at 19: 00.
For the route from Manchester to Windsor you can take a train with Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Manchester and Windsor on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 00.

When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your route from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. When arriving in Windsor, you can end your trip in train stations like Windsor & Eton Central and Windsor & Eton Riverside.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Windsor & Eton Central, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Windsor from Manchester is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 41 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Windsor by train is December.
You have options as you can travel from Manchester to Windsor 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Windsor

Manchester
Windsor
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Manchester for your journey to Windsor.
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
Manchester AirportWifiShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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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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ParkingParking
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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.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
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)
Manchester Piccadilly, Victoria, Oxford Road or DeansgateAccessibility
Amenities at station
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Manchester, Abraham Moss

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