|Distance||149 miles (240 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 10 min|
|Average train ticket price||£79 (€89)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Cross Country or Avanti West Coast|
Trains from Reading to Manchester cover the 149 miles (240 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £79, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £69. Travellers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.
You can travel by train between Reading and Manchester with CrossCountry for as low as £69. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Reading and Manchester you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
One of the best ways to travel from Reading to Manchester is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train between Reading and Manchester by showing you CrossCountry’s current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Reading to Manchester journey. You can expect to travel 149 miles (240 km) from Reading to Manchester on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Reading and Manchester, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry 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. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Reading and Manchester!
Reading to Manchester train information with CrossCountry:
Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets from Reading to Manchester due to the coronavirus:
When departing from Reading, you have various train station options to start your route from including Reading, Reading West and Reading. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your journey in train stations like Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road.
Omio customers book a train from Reading to Manchester Piccadilly most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Reading, located approximately 0.2 miles (268 m) from the city centre of Reading. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0.4 miles (587 m) away from its city centre.
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