Luton to Manchester train

Cheap train tickets from Luton to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Cheapest

71

Average

90

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

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10:11AMLuton3h51 02:02PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
711One-way
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09:15AMLuton3h47 01:02PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
711One-way
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10:40AMLuton4h22 03:02PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
711One-way
09:59AMLuton3h28 01:27PMManchester Piccadilly
2 transfers
931One-way
08:14AMLuton4h18 12:32PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
1431One-way

Train schedule from Luton to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, November 30
08:14AMLuton4h18 12:32PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
09:15AMLuton3h47 01:02PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
09:59AMLuton3h28 01:27PMManchester Piccadilly
2 transfers
10:11AMLuton3h51 02:02PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
10:40AMLuton4h22 03:02PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from Luton to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Fastest Journey

3 h 28 m

Average

3 h 57 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

216 km

It's difficult to get from Luton to Manchester without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
09:59AMLuton3h28 01:27PMManchester Piccadilly
2 transfers
931One-way
09:15AMLuton3h47 01:02PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
711One-way
10:11AMLuton3h51 02:02PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
711One-way
08:14AMLuton4h18 12:32PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
1431One-way
10:40AMLuton4h22 03:02PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
711One-way

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Overview: Train from Luton to Manchester

distanceDistance134 miles (216 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$93 (€85)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country, East Midlands Railway, Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast or East Midlands Railways

Trains from Luton to Manchester cover the 134 miles (216 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 22 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, East Midlands Railway, Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast or East Midlands Railways. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $93 (€85), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $44 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train providers: CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains from Luton to Manchester trains

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Luton and Manchester you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains to Manchester from Luton on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Luton to Manchester train schedule from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 134 miles (216 km) route to Manchester from Luton, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Luton and Manchester in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the CrossCountry train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Manchester from Luton and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Manchester from Luton with CrossCountry!

    Looking for trains from Luton to Manchester? East Midlands Trains is one of the best companies to travel with on the 134 miles (216 km) trip between Luton and Manchester. As an official travel partner of East Midlands Trains, Omio quickly shows you the latest East Midlands Trains 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 Luton to Manchester routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable East Midlands Trains train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Luton to Manchester, you can quickly see if the East Midlands Trains ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Luton - Manchester train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with East Midlands Trains!

    Train information from Luton to Manchester with East Midlands Trains:

    • Average Duration: 4 h 7 min
    • East Midlands Trains frequency: 17 a day

    Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train operating companies in the United Kingdom. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys to Manchester from Luton. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

      Travel Tips: Trains from Luton to Manchester

      Travel Tips: Travel by train 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 Luton to Manchester.
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      Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Luton to Manchester to cost as little as $44 (€40)  in the next 7 days.
      In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $93 (€85)  for a train ticket to Manchester from Luton.
      When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Luton to Manchester by train to be approximately 134 miles (216 km).
      The train time to Manchester from Luton is on average 3 h 22 min  for the 134 miles (216 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Manchester from Luton by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

      There are a few train stations in Luton to start your route from including Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport. In Manchester you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

      Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Luton   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

      You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Luton, located approximately 0.6 miles (858 m) from the city center of Luton. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from its city center.

      When taking a train from Luton to Manchester, you can count on Cross Country, East Midlands Railway, Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast or East Midlands Railways for the best way to get you to Manchester. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Luton to Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
      On average, there are 17 trains a day from Luton to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
      You can take the first train from Luton to Manchester at 6: 46 AM. The last train from Luton to Manchester that you can take departs at 10: 43 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Luton to Manchester schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
      In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets between Luton and Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $93 (€85) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Luton to Manchester a few months in advance.

      Important Stations and Airports in Luton and Manchester

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      Luton is the most popular Luton 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 Luton for your trip to Manchester.
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