Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
05:52PM7h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:20AMManchester Airport (MAN)
$321One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
07:12AM3h32
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:44AMManchester Airport (MAN)
$341One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
11:12AM3h32
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
02:44PMManchester Airport (MAN)
$681One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, July 25
Transpennine Express
11:12AM3h32
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
02:44PMManchester Airport (MAN)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
05:52PM7h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:20AMManchester Airport (MAN)
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
07:12AM3h32
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:44AMManchester Airport (MAN)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Fastest Journey

3 h 32 m

Average

4 h 50 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

294 km

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

Transpennine Express
11:12AM3h32
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
02:44PMManchester Airport (MAN)
$681One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
07:12AM3h32
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:44AMManchester Airport (MAN)
$341One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
05:52PM7h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:20AMManchester Airport (MAN)
$321One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

distanceDistance182 miles (293 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$71 (€62)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or East Coast

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) cover the 182 miles (293 km) long route taking on average 3 h 32 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or East Coast. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $71 (€62), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $24 (€21).

Train providers: TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains and East Coast from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) trains

For as little as $24 (€21) you can travel by train to Manchester Airport (MAN) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains and East Coast. 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.

Train information from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) with TransPennine Express:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 32 min
  • Cheapest Price: $34

FAQs: Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) 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 (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) can start from as little as $24 (€21) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) is $71 (€62); 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 Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) is 3 h 32 min   to travel the 182 mile (293 km) long route, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) leaves at 7: 10 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) leaves at 6: 42 PM.
There are 12 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) which require at least one change with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or East Coast. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) train with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or East Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Manchester Airport (MAN) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 6: 42 PM.
A trip to Manchester Airport (MAN) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 32 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) by train is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Airport (MAN) including taking a train or bus.

Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (727 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.
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.

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