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from Manchester to Wrexham

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Wed
18 May
£10Transport for Wales
Thu
19 May
£8Arriva Trains Wales
Fri
20 May
£5Transport for Wales
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21 May
£9Transport for Wales
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22 May
£9Transport for Wales
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23 May
£8Arriva Trains Wales
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24 May
£5Transport for Wales

Travel Information to Wrexham from Manchester

distanceDistance43 miles (69 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£8 - £23
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £8 • 1 h 28 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £8 • 1 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesArriva Trains Wales or Arriva Trains Wales

Travel 43 miles (69 km) by coach or train from Manchester to Wrexham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 28 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £8. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Arriva Trains Wales or Arriva Trains Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Wrexham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Wrexham

Travel to Wrexham 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 Wrexham.
FAQs

How do I travel from Manchester to Wrexham?

There are 2 ways to get from Manchester to Wrexham: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Wrexham from Manchester?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Manchester to Wrexham. Tickets for a train cost on average £8.

This is compared to other travel options to Wrexham:

A train journey is usually £16 less than a journey to Wrexham by coach, which costs on average £23 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Manchester to Wrexham?

The fastest way to get to Wrexham from Manchester is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 28 min.

There are alternative travel options to Wrexham that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h 26 min.

How many miles are between Manchester and Wrexham

The distance between Manchester and Wrexham is around 43 miles (69 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Wrexham is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Manchester and in Wrexham?

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Wrexham, Trinity Street.
  • Most travellers take a train from Manchester Piccadilly to Wrexham General.

Which travel companies can take me from Manchester to Wrexham?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Manchester to Wrexham:

  • You can travel from Manchester to Wrexham by coach with Arriva Trains Wales. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £23 with Arriva Trains Wales from Manchester to Wrexham.
  • You can travel from Manchester to Wrexham by train with Arriva Trains Wales. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £8 with Arriva Trains Wales from Manchester to Wrexham.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Manchester and Wrexham ends?

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

How early should I buy Manchester to Wrexham tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Manchester to Wrexham, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is £23 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £8 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Manchester to Wrexham tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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