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Travel Information from Skipton to Manchester

distanceDistance34 miles (55 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £31 • 1 h 58 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFirst Transpennine Express

Travel 34 miles (55 km) by train from Skipton to Manchester. First Transpennine Express is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Skipton to Manchester.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Skipton to Manchester

Travel 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 Skipton to Manchester.

What are my Skipton to Manchester travel options?

Travelling from Skipton to Manchester includes taking a train.

What is the fastest way from Skipton to Manchester?

Going by train is the quickest way from Skipton to Manchester with an average travel time of 1 h 58 min.

How far is Manchester from Skipton?

You should expect to travel around 34 miles (55 km) from Skipton to Manchester.

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

The average frequency per day from Skipton to Manchester is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Skipton to Manchester:

  • Trains from Skipton to Manchester most often leave from Skipton and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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

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

  • Travel with First Transpennine Express for trains to Manchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for First Transpennine Express Skipton to Manchester tickets on Omio for £31.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Skipton to Manchester?

Many of our customers travelling from Skipton to Manchester don't make Manchester their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Liverpool or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your Skipton and Manchester trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Manchester to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book tickets between Skipton and Manchester online for the best deals?

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

  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £31 one way.

But we recommend booking Skipton to Manchester 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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