Durham to Manchester train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Durham to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Apr 24


Fastest Journey

2 h 16 m


2 h 19 m

Trains per day



150 km

Cheap train tickets from Durham to start from $68 with an average ticket price of $84.

The fastest train from Durham to takes 2h 16m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 19m and covers a distance of 150 km.

4 trains that leave Durham for every day with 3 travelling directly.

Transpennine Express
Durham station (DHM)
11:16AMManchester Victoria (MCV)
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
Durham station (DHM)
12:19PMManchester Victoria (MCV)
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
Durham station (DHM)
10:16AMManchester Victoria (MCV)
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
Durham station (DHM)
01:16PMManchester Victoria (MCV)
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Durham to Manchester

distanceDistance93 miles (150 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price$60 (€53)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Durham to Manchester cover the 93 miles (150 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 11 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $27 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $60 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Durham and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) and CrossCountry from Durham to Manchester trains

For as little as $26 (€23) you can travel by train to Manchester from Durham with TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

TransPennine Express from Durham to Manchester train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 2 min
  • Cheapest Price: $26

FAQs: Trains from Durham to Manchester

FAQs: Travel by train from Durham 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 Durham to Manchester.
Cheap train tickets from Durham to Manchester can start from as little as $27 (€24) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Durham to Manchester is $60 (€53); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Durham to Manchester train time is 2 h 11 min   covering the 93 mile (150 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Durham to Manchester leaves at 4: 38 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Durham to Manchester leaves at 8: 00 PM.
For the best Durham to Manchester train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Durham and Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 00 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Durham, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.5 miles (766 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Durham to Manchester is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Manchester from Durham including taking a bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Durham and Manchester

Durham is the most popular Durham 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 Durham for your trip to Manchester.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 345 722 5333
Public transit options for Durham
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off in the station car park.
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