Swansea to Manchester train

Tue, 16 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr

Cheapest

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

Transport for Wales
09:065h05
Swansea
14:11Manchester
£421One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
18:504h51
Swansea
23:41Manchester
£491One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
06:394h36
Swansea
11:15Manchester
£511One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
16:494h26
Swansea
21:15Manchester
£561One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
10:554h20
Swansea
15:15Manchester
£561One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSwansea to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 April
Transport for Wales
09:065h05
Swansea
14:11Manchester
0 changes
Transport for Wales
18:504h51
Swansea
23:41Manchester
0 changes
Transport for Wales
10:554h20
Swansea
15:15Manchester
0 changes
Transport for Wales
16:494h26
Swansea
21:15Manchester
0 changes
Transport for Wales
08:524h23
Swansea
13:15Manchester
0 changes
Transport for Wales
06:394h36
Swansea
11:15Manchester
0 changes

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Train times from Swansea to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr

Fastest Journey

4 h 20 m

Average

4 h 36 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

237 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Swansea for Manchester every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
10:554h20
Swansea
15:15Manchester
£561One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
08:524h23
Swansea
13:15Manchester
£811One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
16:494h26
Swansea
21:15Manchester
£561One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
06:394h36
Swansea
11:15Manchester
£511One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
18:504h51
Swansea
23:41Manchester
£491One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Swansea to Manchester

distanceDistance146 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price£62 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales, CrossCountry or Great Western Rail

Trains from Swansea to Manchester cover the 146 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 16 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £31, but the average price of train tickets is £62. Travellers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry and Great Western Rail trains Swansea to Manchester

For as little as £49 you can travel by train between Swansea and Manchester with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry and Great Western Rail. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

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

FAQs: Swansea to Manchester train

FAQs: Travel by train from Swansea 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 Swansea to Manchester.
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Cheap train tickets from Swansea to Manchester can start from as little as £31 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Swansea to Manchester is £62; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Swansea to Manchester train travel time is 4 h 16 min   for the 146 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Swansea to Manchester leaves at 05: 32. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Swansea to Manchester leaves at 18: 50.
There are 5 trains a day from Swansea to Manchester which require at least one change with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Swansea to Manchester train with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Swansea and Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 50.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Swansea, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 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 Swansea to Manchester by train is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Manchester from Swansea including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Swansea and Manchester

Swansea
Manchester
Swansea is the most popular Swansea 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 Swansea for your journey to Manchester.
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+44 8450507080
Public transport options for Swansea
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at the bus stops on High Street outside the station

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