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Train Information between Manchester and St Albans

distanceDistance143 miles (231 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$101 (€82)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day

Trains from Manchester to St Albans cover the 143 miles (231 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 6 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $101 (€82), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $93 (€75). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in St Albans.

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Trains from Manchester to St Albans
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FAQs
How much do cheap trains from Manchester to St Albans cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Manchester to St Albans for as low as $93 (€75)  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket to St Albans from Manchester?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to St Albans train price to come in at an average of $101 (€82)  one way.
How many miles is it from Manchester to St Albans by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Manchester to St Albans by train to be approximately 143 miles (231 km).
How long is the train ride between Manchester and St Albans?
On average the Manchester to St Albans train time is 3 h 6 min  covering the 143 miles (231 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Manchester to St Albans do I depart from? Which St Albans train station from Manchester do I arrive in?

When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your route from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. When arriving in St Albans, you can end your journey in train stations like St Albans and St Albans Abbey.

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

Where is the train station in Manchester? Where is the train station in St Albans?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Manchester. The most popular arrival train station in St Albans, called St Albans, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

How many train services per day are there to St Albans from Manchester?
The average number of trains departing Manchester for St Albans is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Manchester to St Albans?
The earliest train departing from Manchester to St Albans leaves at 7: 05 AM. The last train departing from Manchester to St Albans leaves at 8: 35 AM. You can find the latest Manchester to St Albans train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to St Albans from Manchester for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Manchester to St Albans within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $101 (€82) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Manchester to St Albans a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
St Albans
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Manchester for your trip to St Albans.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Connections to/from station
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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