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from Manchester to Peterborough

You can get from Manchester to Peterborough by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Peterborough on 26 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:42Manchester Piccadilly2h57 13:39Peterborough
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10:42Manchester Piccadilly2h57 13:39Peterborough
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08:18Manchester Piccadilly2h30 10:48Peterborough
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10:18Manchester Piccadilly2h27 12:45Peterborough
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19:45Manchester Victoria2h53 22:38Peterborough
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Travel Information between Manchester and Peterborough

distanceDistance103 miles (166 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £25 • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLondon North Eastern Railway

Take a train to travel 103 miles (166 km) between Manchester and Peterborough. London North Eastern Railway is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Peterborough.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Peterborough

Travel to Peterborough 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 Manchester to Peterborough.

What are my Manchester to Peterborough travel options?

You can travel to Peterborough from Manchester by train.

What is the fastest way to get from Manchester to Peterborough?

The fastest way to travel from Manchester to Peterborough is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 30 min.

How far is it from Manchester to Peterborough?

The distance from Manchester to Peterborough is approximately 103 miles (166 km).

How many services a day are there between Manchester and Peterborough?

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Peterborough is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Manchester to Peterborough as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Manchester to Peterborough, where do I depart from Manchester and where do I arrive in Peterborough?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Manchester to Peterborough:

  • Most travellers catch their train from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Peterborough.

Which travel companies can take me from Manchester to Peterborough?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Peterborough, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with London North Eastern Railway for trains to Peterborough. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for London North Eastern Railway Manchester to Peterborough tickets on Omio for £25.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Peterborough from Manchester ends?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Manchester to Peterborough often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Stansted or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Manchester and Peterborough itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Peterborough and any of these top destinations today!

When should I buy a ticket from Manchester to Peterborough online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Manchester to Peterborough, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets are costing on average £25 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Manchester to Peterborough online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.