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Train Information to York from Manchester

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price£31 (€36)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
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 14 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £31, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £14. 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 do cheap train tickets from Manchester to York cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Manchester to York for as little as £14  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Manchester to York?
The Manchester to York train ticket price is on average £31  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is it from Manchester to York by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to York from Manchester via train to be approximately 57 miles (92 km).
What is the average Manchester to York train duration?
The train time from Manchester to York is on average 1 h 14 min  for the 57 miles (92 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to York from Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Manchester and arrival train station in York?

Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to York   most frequently for this route.

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 trip, 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.

Which train companies can get me from Manchester to York?
When taking a train from Manchester to York, you can count on First Transpennine Express or Northern Rail for the best way to get you to York. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to York from Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains per day are there from Manchester to York?
The average number of trains departing Manchester for York is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Manchester to York?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Manchester at 07: 00. The last train leaves from Manchester at 09: 45. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Manchester to York and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase train tickets from Manchester to York to score the best deals?
If you book Manchester to York train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £31. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Manchester to York. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
York
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 between Manchester and York.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales