Plymouth to Manchester train

Cheap train tickets from Plymouth to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 03 Jul

Cheapest

£49

Average

£124

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.

Transport for Wales
07:27Plymouth6h48 14:15Manchester
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£491One-way
Transport for Wales
08:47Plymouth7h30 16:17Manchester
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£491One-way
Transport for Wales
09:48Plymouth6h29 16:17Manchester
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£1031One-way
Cross Country
08:27Plymouth5h39 14:06Manchester
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£2081One-way
Cross Country
13:27Plymouth5h58 19:25Manchester
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£2101One-way

Train schedule Plymouth to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 3 July
Transport for Wales
07:27Plymouth6h48 14:15Manchester
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Cross Country
08:27Plymouth5h39 14:06Manchester
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Transport for Wales
08:47Plymouth7h30 16:17Manchester
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Transport for Wales
09:48Plymouth6h29 16:17Manchester
0 changes
Cross Country
13:27Plymouth5h58 19:25Manchester
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Fastest train times from Plymouth to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 03 Jul

Fastest Journey

5 h 39 m

Average

6 h 28 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

370 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Plymouth for Manchester every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
08:27Plymouth5h39 14:06Manchester
0 changes
£2081One-way
Cross Country
13:27Plymouth5h58 19:25Manchester
0 changes
£2101One-way
Transport for Wales
09:48Plymouth6h29 16:17Manchester
0 changes
£1031One-way
Transport for Wales
07:27Plymouth6h48 14:15Manchester
0 changes
£491One-way
Transport for Wales
08:47Plymouth7h30 16:17Manchester
0 changes
£491One-way

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Overview: Train from Plymouth to Manchester

distanceDistance229 miles (369 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price£192 (€214)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Great Western Railway

Trains from Plymouth to Manchester cover the 229 miles (369 km) long route taking on average 5 h 46 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £192, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £173. Travellers depart most frequently from Plymouth and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Plymouth to Manchester

You can travel by train from Plymouth to Manchester with CrossCountry for as low as £173. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

CrossCountry

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

If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets from Plymouth to Manchester, check out Omio! With one-way Plymouth to Manchester train ticket prices starting as low as £173 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Manchester from Plymouth by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train timetables and tickets for this 229 miles (369 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets from Plymouth to Manchester in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Plymouth to Manchester on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Plymouth to Manchester train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 18 min
  • Average Price: £173
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Plymouth 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 Plymouth to Manchester.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Plymouth and Manchester to cost as little as £173  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Plymouth to Manchester train price to come in at an average of £192  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Plymouth and Manchester via train to be approximately 229 miles (369 km).
On average the train from Plymouth to Manchester duration is 5 h 46 min  for the 229 miles (369 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Plymouth, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Plymouth and Plymouth. When you arrive in Manchester, your train can arrive in train stations including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Plymouth, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre of Plymouth. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from its city centre.

For the route from Plymouth to Manchester you can take a train with Cross Country or Great Western Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Manchester from Plymouth on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Plymouth for Manchester is 9 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Plymouth to Manchester leaves at 07: 27   and the last train for this leaves at 17: 27. Omio shows you the latest train from Plymouth to Manchester timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
You can find a train between Plymouth and Manchester to cost on average £192 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Plymouth to Manchester train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Plymouth
Manchester
Plymouth is the most popular Plymouth 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 Plymouth for your journey to Manchester.
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Public transport options for Plymouth
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Front of the station

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