Manchester to Watford train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Watford

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The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester to Watford is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
01:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h18 03:33PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
02:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h17 04:32PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
03:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h18 05:33PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
04:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h17 06:32PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
05:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h17 07:32PMWatford Junction
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Train schedule from Manchester to Watford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, February 1
Avanti West Coast
01:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h18 03:33PMWatford Junction
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
02:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h17 04:32PMWatford Junction
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
03:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h18 05:33PMWatford Junction
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
04:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h17 06:32PMWatford Junction
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
05:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h17 07:32PMWatford Junction
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
06:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h17 08:32PMWatford Junction
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
06:55PMManchester Piccadilly2h01 08:56PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
07:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h17 09:32PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
07:55PMManchester Piccadilly2h02 09:57PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
08:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26PMWatford Junction
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
09:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h20 11:35PMWatford Junction
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Watford

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Fastest Journey

2 h 1 m

Average

2 h 14 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

238 km

Of the 11 trains that leave Manchester for Watford every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
06:55PMManchester Piccadilly2h01 08:56PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
07:55PMManchester Piccadilly2h02 09:57PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
08:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
02:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h17 04:32PMWatford Junction
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Avanti West Coast
04:15PMManchester Piccadilly2h17 06:32PMWatford Junction
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Overview: Train from Manchester to Watford

distanceDistance148 miles (238 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$26 (€22)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester to Watford cover the 148 miles (238 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 19 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $1 (€1), but the average price of train tickets is $26 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Watford Junction.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Manchester to Watford trains

CrossCountry will get you to Watford from Manchester at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Manchester to Watford you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Looking for trains between Manchester and Watford? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 148 miles (238 km) route from Manchester to Watford. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Manchester to Watford routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Manchester to Watford, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Manchester - Watford train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Watford

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Watford 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 Watford.
    FAQs
    Train tickets between Manchester and Watford for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $1 (€1)  one way in the next 7 days.
    The train price from Manchester to Watford is on average $26 (€22)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
    The train distance from Manchester to Watford is around 148 miles (238 km).
    The Manchester to Watford train duration is on average 2 h 19 min, which is to be expected when traveling 148 miles (238 km) from Manchester to Watford. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. When arriving in Watford, you can end your route in train stations like Watford Junction, Watford High Street and Watford North.

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

    Passengers booking this route 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 Watford most often arrive at Watford Junction and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from this train station to the city center.

    Take the Manchester to Watford train with Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Watford from Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    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 buy train tickets to Watford from Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $26 (€22) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Manchester to Watford a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this connection

    Manchester
    Watford
    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 Watford.
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    +44 3457114141
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    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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    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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