Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly

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Cheapest

38

Average

38

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

London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh Waverley4h19 12:49PMManchester Piccadilly
0 transfers
381One-way
Transpennine Express
09:12AMEdinburgh Waverley3h11 12:23PMManchester Piccadilly
0 transfers
391One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly

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London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh Waverley4h19 12:49PMManchester Piccadilly
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Transpennine Express
09:12AMEdinburgh Waverley3h11 12:23PMManchester Piccadilly
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Fastest train times from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly

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Fastest Journey

3 h 11 m

Average

3 h 45 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

282 km

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

Transpennine Express
09:12AMEdinburgh Waverley3h11 12:23PMManchester Piccadilly
0 transfers
391One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh Waverley4h19 12:49PMManchester Piccadilly
0 transfers
381One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price$63 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTranspennine Express, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly cover the 174 miles (281 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 11 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $37 (€33), but the average price of train tickets is $63 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train providers: CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly trains

Find the best trains to Manchester Piccadilly from Edinburgh Waverley with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 from $37 (€33). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

CrossCountry
First TransPennine Express 3

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Looking for trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 174 miles (281 km) trip from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Edinburgh Waverley - Manchester Piccadilly train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

    Looking to travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly? Omio can help you find that perfect trip with First TransPennine Express 3. Check Omio to see current First TransPennine Express 3 train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly train and book First TransPennine Express 3 tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train to Manchester Piccadilly from Edinburgh Waverley, you can expect to travel 174 miles (281 km) one-way with First TransPennine Express 3. If you search for trains between Edinburgh Waverley and Manchester Piccadilly in the Omio app, you can check 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. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with First TransPennine Express 3, we do the work for you to get you safely to Manchester Piccadilly from Edinburgh Waverley. Book that perfect Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with First TransPennine Express 3!

    Train information from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly with First TransPennine Express 3:

    • Average Duration: 3 h 14 min
    • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 7 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Manchester Piccadilly 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 Piccadilly.
    FAQs
    Train tickets to Manchester Piccadilly from Edinburgh Waverley for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $37 (€33)  one way in the next 7 days.
    The train price from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly is on average $63 (€57)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Manchester Piccadilly from Edinburgh Waverley by train to be approximately 174 miles (281 km).
    On average the Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly train travel time is 3 h 11 min  for the 174 miles (281 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Edinburgh Waverley   to Manchester Piccadilly.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0.4 miles (660 m) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (954 m) from the train station to the city center in Manchester Piccadilly.

    If you're looking for trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly, you can rely on Transpennine Express, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service to get you to Manchester Piccadilly. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The average number of trains departing Edinburgh Waverley for Manchester Piccadilly is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first train from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly at 6: 12 AM. The last train from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly that you can take departs at 8: 15 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    If you buy the Edinburgh Waverley to Manchester Piccadilly train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $63 (€57). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Edinburgh Waverley and Manchester Piccadilly. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    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 Piccadilly

    Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
    Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
    954 m
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
    Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Manchester Airport
    8 miles (13 km)
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
    ATM
    ATM
    There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
    Parking
    Parking
    Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 711 (including 35 handicapped spaces) Parking Pricing: £5. 00 for the first 2 hours | Up to £21. 00 per day
    Dining
    Dining
    Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Hertz | Europcar
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

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