The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester to St Helens is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Manchester for St Helens every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||20 miles (33 km)|
|Average train ticket price||$11 (€10)|
|Train frequency||51 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 38 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Northern Rail|
Trains from Manchester to St Helens cover the 20 miles (33 km) long route taking on average 31 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $11 (€10), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $1 (€1). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in St Helens Central.
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Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains from Manchester to St Helens. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.
Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to St Helens train information:
When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. When arriving in St Helens, you can end your journey in train stations like St Helens Central and St Helens Junction.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at St Helens Central, located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre.
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