Manchester to Nottingham train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Nottingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

19

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.

East Midlands Railway
08:27AMManchester2h27 10:54AMNottingham
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191One-way
East Midlands Railway
06:42AMManchester1h49 08:31AMNottingham
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261One-way
East Midlands Railway
09:28PMManchester2h20 11:48PMNottingham
0 transfers
341One-way
East Midlands Railway
07:46PMManchester2h16 10:02PMNottingham
0 transfers
341One-way
Northern Rail
09:49AMManchester2h45 12:34PMNottingham
0 transfers
341One-way

Train schedule from Manchester to Nottingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, September 27
Transpennine Express
05:15AMManchester2h19 07:34AMNottingham
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East Midlands Railway
06:42AMManchester1h49 08:31AMNottingham
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East Midlands Railway
08:27AMManchester2h27 10:54AMNottingham
0 transfers
Northern Rail
09:49AMManchester2h45 12:34PMNottingham
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
05:42PMManchester1h53 07:35PMNottingham
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
07:46PMManchester2h16 10:02PMNottingham
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East Midlands Railway
08:41PMManchester1h46 10:27PMNottingham
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East Midlands Railway
09:28PMManchester2h20 11:48PMNottingham
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester to Nottingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

1 h 46 m

Average

2 h 11 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

93 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Manchester for Nottingham every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

East Midlands Railway
08:41PMManchester1h46 10:27PMNottingham
0 transfers
351One-way
East Midlands Railway
06:42AMManchester1h49 08:31AMNottingham
0 transfers
261One-way
East Midlands Railway
05:42PMManchester1h53 07:35PMNottingham
0 transfers
341One-way
East Midlands Railway
07:46PMManchester2h16 10:02PMNottingham
0 transfers
341One-way
Transpennine Express
05:15AMManchester2h19 07:34AMNottingham
0 transfers
621One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Nottingham

distanceDistance58 miles (93 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$28 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency18 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail, East Midlands Railway, Cross Country, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Manchester to Nottingham cover the 58 miles (93 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 46 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, East Midlands Railway, Cross Country, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 18 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $16 (€16), but the average price of train tickets is $28 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Nottingham.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains and First TransPennine Express 3 from Manchester to Nottingham trains

For as little as $16 (€16) you can travel by train to Nottingham from Manchester with Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains and First TransPennine Express 3. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Northern Rail (3)
First TransPennine Express 3
East Midlands Trains

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company 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. 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. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Manchester to Nottingham with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 2 h 27 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 3 a day

Are you making plans to travel between Manchester and Nottingham? Why not take a train with First TransPennine Express 3? Omio can show you current First TransPennine Express 3 train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Manchester to Nottingham trains all in one place. On the First TransPennine Express 3 train, you can expect to travel 58 miles (93 km) from Manchester to Nottingham. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Manchester to Nottingham, you can quickly see if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way First TransPennine Express 3 train to Nottingham from Manchester, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Manchester to Nottingham train information with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 13 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 2 a day

Looking to travel by train between Manchester and Nottingham? Omio can help you find that perfect route with East Midlands Trains. Check Omio to see current East Midlands Trains train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Manchester to Nottingham train and book East Midlands Trains tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Manchester to Nottingham, you can expect to travel 58 miles (93 km) one-way with East Midlands Trains. If you search for trains between Manchester and Nottingham in the Omio app, you can check if the East Midlands Trains 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 East Midlands Trains, we do the work for you to get you safely to Nottingham from Manchester. Book that perfect Manchester to Nottingham train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with East Midlands Trains!

Train information from Manchester to Nottingham with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 50 min
  • East Midlands Trains frequency: 13 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Nottingham

Travel by train to Nottingham 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 Nottingham.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Manchester to Nottingham to cost as little as $16 (€16)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Nottingham train price to come in at an average of $28 (€27)  one way.
The distance between Manchester and Nottingham by train is approximately 58 miles (93 km).
On average the Manchester to Nottingham train time is 1 h 46 min  covering the 58 miles (93 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city center of Manchester.

The most popular arrival train station, Nottingham, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center of Nottingham.

If you're looking for trains from Manchester to Nottingham, you can rely on Northern Rail, East Midlands Railway, Cross Country, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service to get you to Nottingham. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Manchester to Nottingham route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 13 direct trains per day from Manchester to Nottingham. You can look to travel with East Midlands Railway  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Nottingham is 18 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Manchester to Nottingham at 5: 15 AM   or take the last train from Manchester to Nottingham leaving at 9: 28 PM. Look for the latest Manchester to Nottingham train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
The price of a one way train ticket from Manchester to Nottingham is on average $28 (€27) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Nottingham from Manchester available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Nottingham
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 between Manchester and Nottingham.
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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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