Peterborough to Manchester train

Cheap train tickets from Peterborough to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Cheapest

£52

Average

£62

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.

Transpennine Express
08:18Peterborough2h50 11:08Manchester
0 changes
£521One-way
East Midlands Railway
07:51Peterborough2h46 10:37Manchester
0 changes
£531One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:27Peterborough3h10 11:37Manchester
0 changes
£821One-way

Train schedule Peterborough to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 9 August
East Midlands Railway
07:51Peterborough2h46 10:37Manchester
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:18Peterborough2h50 11:08Manchester
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:27Peterborough3h10 11:37Manchester
0 changes

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Fastest train times from Peterborough to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 46 m

Average

2 h 55 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

167 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Peterborough for Manchester every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

East Midlands Railway
07:51Peterborough2h46 10:37Manchester
0 changes
£531One-way
Transpennine Express
08:18Peterborough2h50 11:08Manchester
0 changes
£521One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:27Peterborough3h10 11:37Manchester
0 changes
£821One-way

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Overview: Train from Peterborough to Manchester

distanceDistance103 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£36 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency27 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway, Northern Rail, East Midlands Railway, Cross Country or East Midlands Railways

Trains from Peterborough to Manchester cover the 103 miles long route taking on average 2 h 44 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Northern Rail, East Midlands Railway, Cross Country or East Midlands Railways. Normally, there are 27 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £36, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Peterborough and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train providers: CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3) trains Peterborough to Manchester

Travel to Manchester from Peterborough from £33 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3)! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Northern Rail (3)
CrossCountry
East Midlands Trains

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

    CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Peterborough to Manchester you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

    Looking for trains to Manchester from Peterborough? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 103 miles (166 km) trip between Peterborough and Manchester. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Peterborough to Manchester routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Peterborough to Manchester, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Peterborough - Manchester train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

      Save time and money by searching for and booking your East Midlands Trains train between Peterborough and Manchester online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest East Midlands Trains train from Peterborough to Manchester, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current East Midlands Trains train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 103 miles (166 km) journey from Peterborough to Manchester as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Manchester from Peterborough, you can check straight away if the East Midlands Trains ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official East Midlands Trains Peterborough to Manchester train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

      East Midlands Trains from Peterborough to Manchester train information:

      • Average Duration: 3 h 10 min
      • East Midlands Trains frequency: 11 a day

      Travel Tips: Trains from Peterborough to Manchester

      Travel by train 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 Peterborough to Manchester.
      FAQs
      Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Peterborough to Manchester to cost as little as £33  in the next 7 days.
      If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Peterborough to Manchester train to cost on average £36  one way.
      The Peterborough to Manchester train distance is approximately 103 miles.
      While the time it takes to travel 103 miles to Manchester from Peterborough can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Peterborough to Manchester is on average 2 h 44 min.

      Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Peterborough   to Manchester Piccadilly.

      Passengers board their train most frequently from Peterborough and travel around 0.1 miles (231 m) from the city centre to this train station.

      Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (954 m) from the train station to the city centre in Manchester.

      For the best Peterborough to Manchester train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with London North Eastern Railway, Northern Rail, East Midlands Railway, Cross Country or East Midlands Railways. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Peterborough to Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
      The average number of trains departing Peterborough for Manchester is 27 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
      The first Peterborough to Manchester train departs at 07: 30   and the last train from Peterborough to Manchester leaves at 20: 28. Check out the most up-to-date Peterborough to Manchester train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
      The price of a one way train ticket from Peterborough to Manchester is on average £36 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Peterborough to Manchester available a few months in advance.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      Peterborough
      Manchester
      The major railway station for departures from Peterborough is Peterborough. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Peterborough for your trip from Peterborough to Manchester.
      Amenities at station
      WifiWifi
      ShoppingShopping
      ParkingParking
      ATMATM
      TaxisTaxis
      AccessibilityAccessibility
      Public transport options for Peterborough
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement Coaches leave from the station entrance.

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