Nottingham to Manchester train

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Cheap train tickets from Nottingham to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
13:441h51
Nottingham station (NOT)
15:35Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£341One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
14:542h11
Nottingham station (NOT)
17:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£341One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
10:451h50
Nottingham station (NOT)
12:35Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£341One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
08:451h50
Nottingham station (NOT)
10:35Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£341One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
11:451h50
Nottingham station (NOT)
13:35Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£341One-way
0 changes

Train timetableNottingham to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
East Midlands Railway
09:451h50
Nottingham
11:35Manchester
0 changes
Cross Country
19:322h58
Nottingham
22:30Manchester
0 changes
Northern Rail
15:182h47
Nottingham
18:05Manchester
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
10:451h50
Nottingham
12:35Manchester
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
15:542h11
Nottingham
18:05Manchester
0 changes

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Train times from Nottingham to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 50 m

Average

2 h

Trains per day

17

Distance

93 km

Of the 17 trains that leave Nottingham for Manchester every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
East Midlands Railway
10:451h50
Nottingham station (NOT)
12:35Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£341One-way
0 changes
Fastest
East Midlands Railway
08:451h50
Nottingham station (NOT)
10:35Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£341One-way
0 changes
Fastest
East Midlands Railway
11:451h50
Nottingham station (NOT)
13:35Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£341One-way
0 changes
Fastest
East Midlands Railway
12:451h50
Nottingham station (NOT)
14:35Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£341One-way
0 changes
Fastest
East Midlands Railway
09:451h50
Nottingham station (NOT)
11:35Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£341One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Nottingham to Manchester

distanceDistance58 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£28 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains

Trains from Nottingham to Manchester cover the 58 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 50 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £28, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Nottingham and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express and CrossCountry trains Nottingham to Manchester

For as little as £11 you can travel by train between Nottingham and Manchester with East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express and 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 Nottingham and Manchester you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Train information from Nottingham to Manchester with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 24 min
  • Cheapest Price: £32
  • CrossCountry frequency: 2 a day

Trains from Nottingham to Manchester

Trains from Nottingham to Manchester run regularly throughout the day starting at approximately 5:00 a.m. with direct trains departing every hour until the early evening, after which time indirect trains run late into the evening. Services on this route are provided by East Midlands Trains with a journey time of between 2 and 2.5 hours. Direct trains from Nottingham arrive at Manchester Oxford Road. Some indirect trains are also available which involve two changes and arrive instead at Manchester Piccadilly.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Nottingham to Manchester?

Nottingham: Trains for Manchester depart from Nottingham's main railway station which is located to the south of the city centre, a 10-minute walk from Old Market Square or a 6-minute walk via tram.

Manchester Oxford Road: Trains from Nottingham arrive at Manchester Oxford Road, the second busiest station in the city. From there it is a ten minute walk to the very centre of Manchester or a 3-minute train journey to Manchester Piccadilly Station.

FAQs: Nottingham to Manchester train

FAQs: Travel by train from Nottingham 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 Nottingham to Manchester.
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Cheap train tickets from Nottingham to Manchester can start from as little as £13 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Nottingham to Manchester is £28; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Nottingham to Manchester train time is 1 h 50 min   covering the 58 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Nottingham to Manchester leaves at 06: 36. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Nottingham to Manchester leaves at 21: 55.
There are 25 trains a day from Nottingham to Manchester which require at least one change with East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Manchester. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Nottingham to Manchester.
When taking a train from Nottingham to Manchester, you can count on East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3), West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Manchester. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Nottingham to Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 55.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Nottingham, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.5 miles (766 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Nottingham to Manchester by train is March.
You have options as you can travel from Nottingham to Manchester 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Nottingham and Manchester

Nottingham
Manchester
Nottingham is the most popular Nottingham 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 Nottingham for your journey to Manchester.
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Phone Number
+44 800 200 6060
Public transport options for Nottingham
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses will pick up and drop off from Carrington Street, at the front of the station.

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