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.
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1 h 58 m
2 h 2 m
Trains per day
Of the 9 trains that leave Manchester for York every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||57 miles (92 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 2 min|
|Average train ticket price||£12 (€13)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or Cross Country|
Trains from Manchester to York cover the 57 miles (92 km) long route taking on average 2 h 2 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £9, but the average price of train tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in York.
For as little as £9 you can travel by train between Manchester and York with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Manchester and York you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
CrossCountry tickets from Manchester to York are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with CrossCountry from Manchester to York all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 57 miles (92 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Manchester to York routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Manchester to York train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to York with CrossCountry!
Manchester to York train information with CrossCountry:
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.
Trains from Manchester to York are operated by TransPennine Express.
The average journey time is 1 hour and 14 minutes.
All trains departing from Manchester either Piccadilly or Victoria are direct.
Fares stay fairly similar, however, it is worth booking in advance, as prices fluctuate the closer it gets to the date of departure.
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.
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.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in York.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre of Manchester.
The most popular arrival train station, York, is located 0.5 miles (790 m) away from the city centre of York.
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