Manchester to Motherwell train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Motherwell

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Cheapest

66

Average

74

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.

Avanti West Coast
11:06AMManchester6h17 05:23PMMotherwell
0 transfers
661One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:19AMManchester5h06 03:25PMMotherwell
0 transfers
661One-way
Transpennine Express
10:29AMManchester2h53 01:22PMMotherwell
0 transfers
821One-way
Avanti West Coast
01:51PMManchester3h02 04:53PMMotherwell
0 transfers
831One-way

Train schedule from Manchester to Motherwell

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, August 14
Avanti West Coast
10:19AMManchester5h06 03:25PMMotherwell
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Transpennine Express
10:29AMManchester2h53 01:22PMMotherwell
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
11:06AMManchester6h17 05:23PMMotherwell
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
01:51PMManchester3h02 04:53PMMotherwell
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester to Motherwell

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Fastest Journey

2 h 53 m

Average

4 h 19 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

280 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Manchester for Motherwell every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transpennine Express
10:29AMManchester2h53 01:22PMMotherwell
0 transfers
821One-way
Avanti West Coast
01:51PMManchester3h02 04:53PMMotherwell
0 transfers
831One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:19AMManchester5h06 03:25PMMotherwell
0 transfers
661One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:06AMManchester6h17 05:23PMMotherwell
0 transfers
661One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Motherwell

distanceDistance174 miles (280 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$67 (€61)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express Service

Trains from Manchester to Motherwell cover the 174 miles (280 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 22 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $43 (€40), but the average price of train tickets is $67 (€61). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Motherwell.

Train providers: First TransPennine Express 3 from Manchester to Motherwell trains

You can travel by train to Motherwell from Manchester with First TransPennine Express 3 for as low as $43 (€40). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

First TransPennine Express 3

Looking to travel by train to Motherwell from Manchester? Omio can help you find that perfect trip with First TransPennine Express 3. Check Omio to see current First TransPennine Express 3 train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Manchester to Motherwell train and book First TransPennine Express 3 tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train to Motherwell from Manchester, you can expect to travel 174 miles (280 km) one-way with First TransPennine Express 3. If you search for trains between Manchester and Motherwell in the Omio app, you can check if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with First TransPennine Express 3, we do the work for you to get you safely to Motherwell from Manchester. Book that perfect Manchester to Motherwell train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with First TransPennine Express 3!

First TransPennine Express 3 from Manchester to Motherwell train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 55 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 6 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Motherwell

Travel by train to Motherwell 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 Motherwell.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Manchester to Motherwell trains for as little as $43 (€40)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Motherwell train price to come in at an average of $67 (€61)  one way.
The distance between Manchester and Motherwell by train is approximately 174 miles (280 km).
The train time from Manchester to Motherwell is on average 3 h 22 min  for the 174 miles (280 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Manchester to Motherwell by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Motherwell.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Motherwell most often arrive at Motherwell and need to travel around 0.2 miles (396 m) from this train station to the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Manchester to Motherwell, you can rely on TransPennine Express Service to get you to Motherwell. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Manchester to Motherwell trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Motherwell is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Manchester at 7: 51 AM. The last train leaves from Manchester at 2: 30 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Manchester to Motherwell and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Manchester to Motherwell within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $67 (€61) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Manchester to Motherwell a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Motherwell
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 to Motherwell from Manchester.
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+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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Public transit options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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