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Cheap train tickets from Motherwell to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 25 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Transpennine Express
05:564h26
Motherwell station (MTH)
10:22Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
£491One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
05:483h03
Motherwell station (MTH)
08:51Deansgate (DGT)
£591One-way
1 change

Train timetableMotherwell to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 25 July
Avanti West Coast
05:483h03
Motherwell station (MTH)
08:51Deansgate (DGT)
1 change
Transpennine Express
05:564h26
Motherwell station (MTH)
10:22Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
1 change

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Train times from Motherwell to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 25 Jul

Fastest Journey

3 h 3 m

Average

3 h 44 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

280 km

To travel from Motherwell to Manchester you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
05:483h03
Motherwell station (MTH)
08:51Deansgate (DGT)
£591One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
05:564h26
Motherwell station (MTH)
10:22Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
£491One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Motherwell to Manchester

distanceDistance174 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£44 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or first_transpennine_express

Trains from Motherwell to Manchester cover the 174 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or first_transpennine_express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £44. Travellers depart most frequently from Motherwell and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains and first_transpennine_express trains Motherwell to Manchester

Buy your official TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains and first_transpennine_express train tickets to Manchester from Motherwell from £16 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Virgin Trains from Motherwell to Manchester train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £16
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Motherwell to Manchester train

FAQs: Travel by train from Motherwell to Manchester 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 Motherwell to Manchester.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Motherwell to Manchester can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Motherwell to Manchester is £44; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Motherwell to Manchester train time is 2 h 55 min   covering the 174 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Motherwell to Manchester leaves at 04: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Motherwell to Manchester leaves at 19: 21.
Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day from Motherwell to Manchester with first_transpennine_express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Motherwell to Manchester train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or first_transpennine_express. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Manchester from Motherwell to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 21.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Motherwell, which is located around 0.2 miles (330 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Manchester from Motherwell is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Motherwell to Manchester is February.
You have options as you can travel from Motherwell to Manchester 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Motherwell and Manchester

Motherwell
Manchester
Motherwell is the most popular Motherwell 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 Motherwell for your journey to Manchester.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Motherwell
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Muir Street
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester train station for Omio travellers, but Manchester has quite a few train hubs. Find all the information you need to know about the main railway stations in Manchester for your journey from Motherwell.
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
AccessibilityAccessibility
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.
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)

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