The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester to Darlington is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 42 m
1 h 42 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Manchester for Darlington every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||77 miles (124 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 42 min|
|Average train ticket price||$12 (€11)|
|Train frequency||43 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 22 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Transpennine Express or Northern Rail|
Trains from Manchester to Darlington cover the 77 miles (124 km) long route taking on average 1 h 42 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 43 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $12 (€11), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $1 (€1). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Darlington.
You can travel by train between Manchester and Darlington with Northern Rail (3). When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.
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 from Manchester to Darlington. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.
Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Darlington train information:
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving in Darlington.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Darlington and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Darlington.
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