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7 Aug
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13 Aug
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Train Information from Manchester to York

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€30)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersFirst Transpennine Express or Northern Rail

Trains from Manchester to York cover the 57 miles (92 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 19 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express or Northern Rail. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in York.

Trains from Manchester to York

Trains from Manchester to York run throughout the day and overnight. The first train leaves at 4:50 am, and the last train of the day leaves at 1:05 am. During rush hour, trains begin to leave at 20-30 minute intervals. This continues until approximately midnight. All services between Manchester and York are direct. Depending on the time of day, the journey time can last from around 1-2 hours. All train services are provided by TransPennine Express.

 

Which train companies go from Manchester to York?

Trains from Manchester to York are operated by TransPennine Express.

How long are the trains from Manchester to York?

The average journey time is 1 hour and 14 minutes.

Are trains from Manchester to York direct?

All trains departing from Manchester either Piccadilly or Victoria are direct.

How can I save money on train tickets from Manchester to York?

Fares stay fairly similar, however, it is worth booking in advance, as prices fluctuate the closer it gets to the date of departure.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Manchester to York?

Trains from Manchester to York run throughout the day, from 4:50 in the morning until 1:05 am, departing almost twice an hour throughout the day.

Where do trains from Manchester to York depart from and arrive to?

Trains from Manchester to York begin their journey in Manchester at Piccadilly or Victoria Stations. Manchester's Metrolink light railway services Manchester's rail stations between 6:00 a.m. and 12:00 a.m., as well as operating regular shuttles to and from Manchester Airport every 10 minutes. The station also features a taxi rank, bike lock-up and bus stops.

Trains from Manchester to York service York's Central Station. York is one of the main UK rail hubs with a centrally located train station while National Express Coaches bring visitors from across the country and the continent either directly or via London. Local buses, taxis and car rentals are all easily available at York Station which is also within walking distance of tourist attractions.

Travel Tips

Trains from Manchester to York
Travel by train to York 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 York.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train to York from Manchester cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to York from Manchester for as little as £26  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Manchester to York?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Manchester to York train prices are on average £27  one way.
What is the distance from Manchester to York via train?
You should expect to travel around 57 miles (92 km)  to York from Manchester by train.
What is the average Manchester to York train duration?
On average the Manchester to York train time is 1 h 19 min  covering the 57 miles (92 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station from Manchester to York do I depart from? Which York train station from Manchester do I arrive in?

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

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Manchester.

The most popular arrival train station, York, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of York.

What train providers go from Manchester to York?
If you're looking for trains from Manchester to York, you can rely on First Transpennine Express or Northern Rail to get you to York. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Manchester to York journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When can I take the first train from Manchester to York? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Manchester at 06: 56. The last train leaves from Manchester at 09: 15. Check Omio for the latest train times from Manchester to York and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Manchester to York for the best deals?
You can find a train from Manchester to York to cost on average £27 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 route. You’ll see tickets for the Manchester to York train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
York
Manchester Oxford Road
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Manchester Piccadilly
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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.
Manchester Victoria
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