Manchester to Darlington train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Darlington

Showing times and prices for May 24

Cheapest

38

Average

40

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.

First Transpennine Express
08:45AMManchester1h52 10:37AMDarlington
0 transfers
381One-way
Transpennine Express
07:45AMManchester1h52 09:37AMDarlington
0 transfers
411One-way
First Transpennine Express
09:45AMManchester1h52 11:37AMDarlington
0 transfers
411One-way

Train schedule from Manchester to Darlington

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, May 24
Transpennine Express
07:45AMManchester1h52 09:37AMDarlington
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First Transpennine Express
08:45AMManchester1h52 10:37AMDarlington
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First Transpennine Express
09:45AMManchester1h52 11:37AMDarlington
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Darlington

Showing times and prices for May 24

Fastest Journey

1 h 52 m

Average

1 h 52 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

124 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Manchester for Darlington every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

First Transpennine Express
08:45AMManchester1h52 10:37AMDarlington
0 transfers
381One-way
First Transpennine Express
09:45AMManchester1h52 11:37AMDarlington
0 transfers
411One-way
Transpennine Express
07:45AMManchester1h52 09:37AMDarlington
0 transfers
411One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Darlington

distanceDistance77 miles (124 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$40 (€35)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTranspennine Express

Trains from Manchester to Darlington cover the 77 miles (124 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 51 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $27 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $40 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Darlington.

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Darlington

Travel by train to Darlington 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 to Darlington.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Manchester to Darlington for the next 7 days starting from $27 (€24)  one way.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Darlington train price to come in at an average of $40 (€35)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Manchester to Darlington by train to be approximately 77 miles (124 km).
The Manchester to Darlington train duration is on average 1 h 51 min, which is to be expected when traveling 77 miles (124 km) between Manchester and Darlington. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to Darlington   most frequently for this route.

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 Darlington most often arrive at Darlington and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

For the trip from Manchester to Darlington you can take a train with Transpennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Manchester and Darlington on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Manchester to Darlington. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Manchester to Darlington at 5: 45 AM   or take the last train from Manchester to Darlington leaving at 9: 45 PM. Look for the latest Manchester to Darlington train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
If you purchase the Manchester to Darlington train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $40 (€35). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Darlington from Manchester. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Darlington
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 Darlington.
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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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

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