The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester Airport to Manchester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester Airport for Manchester every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||8 miles (13 km)|
|Average train duration||18 min|
|Average train ticket price||$4 (€3)|
|Train frequency||130 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 116 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or Transport for Wales|
Trains from Manchester Airport to Manchester cover the 8 miles (13 km) long journey taking on average 18 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 130 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $4 (€3), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $4 (€3).
You can travel by train to Manchester from Manchester Airport with Northern Rail (3) for as low as $4 (€3). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains to Manchester from Manchester Airport. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.
Manchester Airport to Manchester train information with Northern Rail (3):
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