Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport

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The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
04:52PMEdinburgh3h52 08:44PMManchester Airport
1 transfer
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TransPennine Express Service
06:12PMEdinburgh3h32 09:44PMManchester Airport
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TransPennine Express Service
08:11PMEdinburgh3h33 11:44PMManchester Airport
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361One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, February 9
Avanti West Coast
04:52PMEdinburgh3h52 08:44PMManchester Airport
1 transfer
TransPennine Express Service
06:12PMEdinburgh3h32 09:44PMManchester Airport
0 transfers
TransPennine Express Service
08:11PMEdinburgh3h33 11:44PMManchester Airport
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport

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Fastest Journey

3 h 32 m

Average

3 h 39 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

294 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley for Manchester Airport every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

TransPennine Express Service
06:12PMEdinburgh3h32 09:44PMManchester Airport
0 transfers
361One-way
TransPennine Express Service
08:11PMEdinburgh3h33 11:44PMManchester Airport
0 transfers
361One-way
Avanti West Coast
04:52PMEdinburgh3h52 08:44PMManchester Airport
1 transfer
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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport

distanceDistance182 miles (293 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price$45 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport cover the 182 miles (293 km) long route taking on average 3 h 29 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $44 (€38), but the average price of train tickets is $45 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Manchester Airport.

Train providers: First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport trains

Travel between Edinburgh Waverley and Manchester Airport from $44 (€38) with Omio’s train partners First TransPennine Express 3! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

First TransPennine Express 3

One of the best ways to travel to Manchester Airport from Edinburgh Waverley is by taking a train with First TransPennine Express 3. Omio helps you find the ideal First TransPennine Express 3 train to Manchester Airport from Edinburgh Waverley by showing you First TransPennine Express 3 current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport route. You can expect to travel 182 miles (293 km) between Edinburgh Waverley and Manchester Airport on a train with First TransPennine Express 3. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Edinburgh Waverley and Manchester Airport, you can check straight away if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your First TransPennine Express 3 train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport!

Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport train information with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 30 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 6 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Manchester Airport 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 Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport trains for as little as $44 (€38)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $45 (€39)  for a train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport.
The distance between Edinburgh Waverley and Manchester Airport by train is approximately 182 miles (293 km).
While the time it takes to travel 182 miles (293 km) to Manchester Airport from Edinburgh Waverley can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport train journey time is on average 3 h 29 min.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Manchester Airport.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (660 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Manchester Airport, located 9.4 miles (15.1 km) away from the city center.

For the best Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Edinburgh Waverley and Manchester Airport to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Edinburgh Waverley for Manchester Airport is 11 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport at 6: 12 AM   or take the last train from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport leaving at 8: 11 PM. Look for the latest Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
If you purchase a train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Airport within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $45 (€39) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Manchester Airport from Edinburgh Waverley are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (660 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles (12 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 509 (including 16 handicapped spaces) Parking Pricing: Free for the first 40 minutes | £8. 50 up to 3 hours | £12. 00 up to 5 hours | £17. 50 up to 10 hours | £22. 00 up to 24 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

Trains arriving to Manchester Airport

Phone
Phone

Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
9.4 miles (15.1 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
Amenities at station
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The nearest taxi rank is at Terminal 1.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Passport Photo Booth
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 107 2149 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: re Step free access is provided from the Ground Transport Interchange to all platforms via lifts or ramps. This station is staffed for all services. This station is Category A. Station staff can provide assistance from Meeting Point 1 (adjacent to the Station Booking Office) and throughout the railway station, and with boarding and alighting the train. Customers requiring assistance should make themselves known to station staff no less than 20 minutes prior to the departure time of their train. Customers requiring assistance to access other services or to connect with terminals should request this from their airline or Manchester Airport Group. Assistance can be requested in advance by contacting the TransPennine Express Assisted Travel Team on 0800 107 2149 (18001 prefix for TextRelay). Please be aware that some platforms at this station have no or only partial tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible public telephones: In the station cafe on platforms 2 and 3 | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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