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Train Information from Bedford to Manchester

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£66 (€74)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains

Trains from Bedford to Manchester cover the 118 miles (191 km) long route taking on average 3 h 34 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £66, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £52. Travellers depart most frequently from Bedford and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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Trains from Bedford to Manchester
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train between Bedford and Manchester?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Bedford and Manchester for the next 7 days starting from £52  one way.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Bedford to Manchester on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Bedford to Manchester is £66  one way.
How many miles is it from Bedford to Manchester by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Bedford and Manchester via train to be approximately 118 miles (191 km).
What is the average Bedford to Manchester train duration?
On average the Bedford to Manchester train time is 3 h 34 min  covering the 118 miles (191 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Bedford to Manchester train leave from? Which Manchester train station do I come into from Bedford?

When departing from Bedford, you have various train station options to start your route from including Bedford and Bedford St Johns. 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 Bedford   to Manchester Piccadilly   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Bedford train station to Manchester? Where is the Manchester train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Bedford, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Bedford.

The most popular arrival train station, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Manchester.

Which train companies should I travel with from Bedford to Manchester?
When taking a train from Bedford to Manchester, you can count on East Midlands Trains for the best way to get you to Manchester. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Bedford to Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services are there between Bedford and Manchester a day?
The average number of trains departing Bedford for Manchester is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Bedford to Manchester? When is the last train from Bedford to Manchester?
The earliest train departing from Bedford to Manchester leaves at 07: 56. The last train departing from Bedford to Manchester leaves at 09: 30. You can find the latest Bedford to Manchester train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Manchester from Bedford for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Bedford to Manchester is on average £66 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 between Bedford and Manchester available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bedford
Manchester
Bedford is the most popular Bedford 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 Bedford for your journey to Manchester.