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from Manchester to Stafford

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

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Stafford on 21 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:27Manchester Piccadilly0h56 11:23Stafford
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£121One-way
Cheapest
10:27Manchester Piccadilly0h56 11:23Stafford
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£121One-way
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08:27Manchester Piccadilly0h56 09:23Stafford
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£161One-way
09:27Manchester Piccadilly0h55 10:22Stafford
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£211One-way
12:27Manchester Piccadilly0h57 13:24Stafford
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£121One-way

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Fri
21 Jan
£16Cross Country
Sat
22 Jan
£26Cross Country
Mon
24 Jan
£21Cross Country
Tue
25 Jan
£16Cross Country

Travel Information to Stafford from Manchester

distanceDistance47 miles (75 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £30 • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesCross Country

Take a train to travel 47 miles (75 km) to Stafford from Manchester. Cross Country is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Stafford.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Stafford

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FAQs

How do I travel to Stafford from Manchester?

Getting from Manchester to Stafford includes taking a train.

What is the fastest way from Manchester to Stafford?

The fastest way to travel from Manchester to Stafford is by train with an average journey time of 55 min.

How far is it from Manchester to Stafford?

The Manchester to Stafford distance is approximately 47 miles (75 km).

How many services a day are there to Stafford from Manchester?

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Stafford is:

  • 50 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Manchester? Where do I arrive in Stafford?

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

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

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Manchester to Stafford?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Manchester to Stafford:

  • You can travel to Stafford from Manchester by train with Cross Country. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £30 with Cross Country from Manchester to Stafford.

Where should I go next after I travel from Manchester to Stafford?

Your journey from Manchester to Stafford doesn't have to end in Stafford. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Liverpool. If you’d like to add London, Birmingham or Liverpool to your Manchester to Stafford trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Stafford today!

How early should I book tickets from Manchester to Stafford online for the best deals?

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

  • Train tickets are costing on average £30 one way.

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