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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Barnsley

Showing times and prices for May 18

Cheapest

$34

Average

$35

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Manchester to Barnsley will cost around $ 35 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 34.

Northern Rail
08:49AMManchester1h50 10:39AMBarnsley
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$341One-way
Transpennine Express
07:18AMManchester1h21 08:39AMBarnsley
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$341One-way
Northern Rail
07:49AMManchester1h50 09:39AMBarnsley
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$351One-way
Transpennine Express
09:18AMManchester1h21 10:39AMBarnsley
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$351One-way
First Transpennine Express
08:18AMManchester1h21 09:39AMBarnsley
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$351One-way

Train schedule from Manchester to Barnsley

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wed, May 18
Transpennine Express
07:18AMManchester1h21 08:39AMBarnsley
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Northern Rail
07:49AMManchester1h50 09:39AMBarnsley
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First Transpennine Express
08:18AMManchester1h21 09:39AMBarnsley
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Northern Rail
08:49AMManchester1h50 10:39AMBarnsley
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Transpennine Express
09:18AMManchester1h21 10:39AMBarnsley
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Transpennine Express
03:18PMManchester1h21 04:39PMBarnsley
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Wed
May 18
$34Northern Rail
Thu
May 19
$34First Transpennine Express
Fri
May 20
$34East Midlands Railway
Sat
May 21
$34Northern Rail
Sun
May 22
$34First Transpennine Express
Mon
May 23
$34Northern Rail
Tue
May 24
$34Northern Rail

Fastest train times from Manchester to Barnsley

Showing times and prices for May 18

Fastest Journey

1 h 21 m

Average

1 h 30 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

50 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester for Barnsley every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 50 km distance in an average of 1 h 30 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 21 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

First Transpennine Express
08:18AMManchester1h21 09:39AMBarnsley
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$351One-way
Transpennine Express
09:18AMManchester1h21 10:39AMBarnsley
0 changes
$351One-way
Transpennine Express
03:18PMManchester1h21 04:39PMBarnsley
0 changes
$351One-way
Transpennine Express
07:18AMManchester1h21 08:39AMBarnsley
0 changes
$341One-way
Northern Rail
08:49AMManchester1h50 10:39AMBarnsley
0 changes
$341One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Barnsley

distanceDistance31 miles (50 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$35 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail or East Midlands Railway

Trains from Manchester to Barnsley cover the 31 miles (50 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 21 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or East Midlands Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $35 (€31), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€31). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Barnsley.

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FAQs

How much are cheap trains between Manchester and Barnsley?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Manchester to Barnsley for the next 7 days starting from $34 (€31)  one way.

What is the price of a train ticket between Manchester and Barnsley?

The train price from Manchester to Barnsley is on average $35 (€31)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.

What is the distance between Manchester and Barnsley by train?

The Manchester to Barnsley train distance is approximately 31 miles (50 km).

How many hours is the train time to Barnsley from Manchester?

The train time to Barnsley from Manchester is on average 1 h 21 min  for the 31 miles (50 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Barnsley from Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Manchester to Barnsley depart from? Which Barnsley train station do I come into from Manchester?

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

Where is the departure train station in Manchester located? Where is the arrival train station in Barnsley located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Barnsley most often arrive at Barnsley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (651 m) from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers should I travel with from Manchester to Barnsley?

For the trip from Manchester to Barnsley you can take a train with Northern Rail or East Midlands Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Manchester and Barnsley on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains per day are there from Manchester to Barnsley?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from Manchester to Barnsley. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When can I take the first train from Manchester to Barnsley? When can I take the last train for the day?

You can take the earliest train from Manchester to Barnsley at 7: 18 AM   or take the last train from Manchester to Barnsley leaving at 3: 18 PM. Look for the latest Manchester to Barnsley train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

How early should I book train tickets from Manchester to Barnsley to score the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket from Manchester to Barnsley within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $35 (€31) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Barnsley from Manchester are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Barnsley
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your journey from Manchester to Barnsley.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales