Manchester to York train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to York

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Northern Rail
08:36AM2h11
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
10:47AMYork station (YRK)
$321One-way
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
08:59AM1h43
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:42AMYork station (YRK)
$401One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:30AM1h31
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:01AMYork station (YRK)
$401One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:45AM1h19
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
10:04AMYork station (YRK)
$451One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:00AM1h14
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
09:14AMYork station (YRK)
$481One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Manchester to York

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 24
Transpennine Express
08:00AM1h14
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
09:14AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:15AM1h21
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
09:36AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:30AM1h31
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:01AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:36AM2h11
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
10:47AMYork station (YRK)
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
08:45AM1h19
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
10:04AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:59AM1h43
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:42AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester to York

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Fastest Journey

1 h 14 m

Average

1 h 33 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

93 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester for York every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Transpennine Express
08:00AM1h14
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
09:14AMYork station (YRK)
$481One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:45AM1h19
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
10:04AMYork station (YRK)
$451One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:15AM1h21
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
09:36AMYork station (YRK)
$481One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:30AM1h31
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:01AMYork station (YRK)
$401One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:59AM1h43
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:42AMYork station (YRK)
$401One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Manchester to York

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 22 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Manchester to York cover the 57 miles (92 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 21 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $23 (€20), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $11 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in York.

Train companies: TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains from Manchester to York trains

Buy your official TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains train tickets to York from Manchester from $11 (€9) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

Manchester to York train information with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 2 min
  • Cheapest Price: $49

FAQs: Trains from Manchester to York

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester to York 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 York.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to York can start from as little as $11 (€9) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to York is $23 (€20); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Manchester to York is 1 h 21 min   to travel the 57 mile (92 km) long route, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to York leaves at 7: 15 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to York leaves at 10: 59 PM.
Yes, there are 22 direct trains a day from Manchester to York with TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to York. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Manchester to York.
When taking a train from Manchester to York, you can count on TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains for the best way to get you to York. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to York from Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 59 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at York, located 0.5 miles (787 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to York from Manchester is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 21 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to York by train is January.
You have options as you can travel between Manchester and York 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and York

Manchester
York
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 from Manchester to York.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
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phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
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
Manchester AirportWifiShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
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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.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
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.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
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)
The major train station for arrivals in York is York. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at York for your journey to York from Manchester.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 800 200 6060
Public transit options for York
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Bus Stand E outside the Principal Hotel

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