Swindon to Manchester train

Cheap train tickets from Swindon to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Cheapest

£112

Average

£114

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.

Cross Country
09:23Swindon4h02 13:25Manchester
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£1121One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:09Swindon3h56 11:05Manchester
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£1131One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:53Swindon3h53 11:46Manchester
0 changes
£1131One-way
Cross Country
08:40Swindon3h43 12:23Manchester
0 changes
£1151One-way

Train schedule Swindon to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 June
Avanti West Coast
07:09Swindon3h56 11:05Manchester
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Avanti West Coast
07:53Swindon3h53 11:46Manchester
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Cross Country
08:40Swindon3h43 12:23Manchester
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Cross Country
09:23Swindon4h02 13:25Manchester
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Fastest train times from Swindon to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 43 m

Average

3 h 53 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

216 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Swindon for Manchester every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
08:40Swindon3h43 12:23Manchester
0 changes
£1151One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:53Swindon3h53 11:46Manchester
0 changes
£1131One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:09Swindon3h56 11:05Manchester
0 changes
£1131One-way
Cross Country
09:23Swindon4h02 13:25Manchester
0 changes
£1121One-way

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Overview: Train from Swindon to Manchester

distanceDistance134 miles (216 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 48 min
priceAverage train ticket price£112 (€125)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country or First Great Western Service

Trains from Swindon to Manchester cover the 134 miles (216 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 48 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £111, but the average price of train tickets is £112. Travellers depart most frequently from Swindon and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train providers: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry trains Swindon to Manchester

For as little as £111 you can travel by train to Manchester from Swindon with Great Western Rail and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

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Great Western Rail

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

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train to Manchester from Swindon, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 134 miles (216 km) route to Manchester from Swindon, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Swindon and Manchester as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains to Manchester from Swindon in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for CrossCountry trains from Swindon to Manchester starting at £111, buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

  • Average Price: £111

Are you making plans to travel between Swindon and Manchester? Why not take a train with Great Western Rail? Omio can show you current Great Western Rail train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Swindon to Manchester trains all in one place. On the Great Western Rail train, you can expect to travel 134 miles (216 km) from Swindon to Manchester. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Swindon and Manchester, you can quickly see if the Great Western Rail ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way Great Western Rail train to Manchester from Swindon, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Train information from Swindon to Manchester with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 11 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 14 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Swindon 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 Swindon to Manchester.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Manchester from Swindon to cost as little as £111  in the next 7 days.
The Swindon to Manchester train ticket price is on average £112  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
The Swindon to Manchester train distance is approximately 134 miles (216 km).
On average the Swindon to Manchester train time is 3 h 48 min  covering the 134 miles (216 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Some of the Swindon train stations to Manchester you can start your journey from include Swindon, Swindon, Bus Station and Swindon. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Manchester include Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Swindon   and arriving in Manchester Piccadilly.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Swindon, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.6 miles (954 m) away from the city centre.

For the journey from Swindon to Manchester you can take a train with Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Swindon and Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 14 trains a day from Swindon to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Swindon to Manchester, the first train leaves at 07: 09. If you prefer late night trains from Swindon to Manchester, the last train of the day leaves at 18: 21. Omio shows you the latest train from Swindon to Manchester times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you book Swindon to Manchester train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £112. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Swindon and Manchester. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Swindon is the most popular Swindon 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 Swindon for your journey to Manchester.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Drop off Station Approach / Pick Up Front of the station (Small Ops both drop/pick up on Station Approach)

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