Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for Apr 13

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
08:15AM2h32
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:47AMLondon Kings Cross (KGX)
$891One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:15PM3h08
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:23PMLondon Kings Cross (KGX)
$1071One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:55AM2h34
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:29PMLondon Kings Cross (KGX)
$1071One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, April 13
Avanti West Coast
08:15PM3h08
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:23PMLondon Kings Cross (KGX)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:55AM2h34
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:29PMLondon Kings Cross (KGX)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:15AM2h32
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:47AMLondon Kings Cross (KGX)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for Apr 13

Fastest Journey

2 h 32 m

Average

2 h 44 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

259 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) for London Kings Cross (KGX) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
08:15AM2h32
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:47AMLondon Kings Cross (KGX)
$891One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:55AM2h34
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:29PMLondon Kings Cross (KGX)
$1071One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:15PM3h08
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:23PMLondon Kings Cross (KGX)
$1071One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$95 (€84)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) cover the 161 miles (259 km) long route taking on average 2 h 26 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $47 (€41), but the average price of train tickets is $95 (€84). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in London Kings Cross.

FAQs: Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) 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 Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) can start from as little as $47 (€41) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is $95 (€84); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) and London Kings Cross (KGX) is on average 2 h 26 min   for the 161 mile (259 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) and London Kings Cross (KGX) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 7: 35 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 8: 15 PM.
There are 25 trains a day from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains or East Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to London Kings Cross (KGX). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX).
For the journey from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) you can take a train with Virgin Trains or East Midlands Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 15 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (766 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Kings Cross, located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) including taking a train, bus or flight.

Trains departing from Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (766 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.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
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.

Trains arriving to London Kings Cross

Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
2.2 miles (3.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London City Airport
9 miles (14 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 30 minutes. Take the Southeastern line from St Pancras International to Stratford International, then take the DLR line to the airport.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free, unlimited Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platforms 11 and 10, just past Caffé Nero.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.
Lockers
Lockers
Located by the entrance of Platform 9 provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Cafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries, food and drink to eat in or take away. Clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Giraffe World Kitchen | Black Sheep Coffee | Hotel Chocolat | Leon | Pret a Manger | Wasabi | & more
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station to all platforms. There are elevators between the concourse and Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

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