Dover to Manchester train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Dover to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Jun 19


Fastest Journey

4 h 5 m


4 h 5 m

Trains per day



355 km

Cheap train tickets from Dover to start from $77 with an average ticket price of $86.

The fastest train from Dover to takes 4h 5m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 5m and covers a distance of 355 km.

2 trains that leave Dover for every day with 2 travelling directly.

Avanti West Coast
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Avanti West Coast
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Overview: Train from Dover to Manchester

distanceDistance219 miles (354 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$128 (€112)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains

Trains from Dover to Manchester cover the 219 miles (354 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 56 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $70 (€62), but the average price of train tickets is $128 (€112). Travelers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: Virgin Trains and Southeastern from Dover to Manchester trains

Virgin Trains and Southeastern trains will get you from Dover to Manchester from $81 (€71). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Southeastern is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to Kent, Sussex, Surrey and parts of East Anglia. It runs services from early morning until late at night, seven days a week. Southeastern has a range of train types, including high-speed Javelin trains, commuter-friendly Metro services, and the classic InterCity services. Ticket types include Advance, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southeastern are London to Kent, London to Eastbourne, and London to Hastings.

    FAQs: Trains from Dover to Manchester

    FAQs: Travel by train from Dover 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 Dover to Manchester.
    Cheap train tickets from Dover to Manchester can start from as little as $70 (€62) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Dover to Manchester is $128 (€112); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The average journey time by train from Dover to Manchester is 3 h 56 min   to travel the 219 mile (354 km) long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
    The first train from Dover to Manchester leaves at 4: 36 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Dover to Manchester leaves at 7: 48 PM.
    For the best Dover to Manchester train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Dover to Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 48 PM.

    When departing from Dover, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd). When arriving in Manchester, you can end your route in train stations like Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Dover Priory, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Manchester from Dover is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 56 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from Dover to Manchester by train is April.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Manchester from Dover including taking a bus, train or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in Dover and Manchester

    Dover Priory is the most popular Dover railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Dover for your trip to Manchester.
    Amenities at station
    Phone Number
    +44 3303339232
    Public transit options for Dover Priory
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station forecourt
    Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd)

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