Cheap train tickets from Peterborough to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Jan 17

Cheapest

$49

Average

$77

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.

The average ticket from Peterborough to Manchester will cost around $ 77 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 49.

Cheapest
08:25AMPeterborough3h12 11:37AMManchester Piccadilly
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$491One-way
09:27AMPeterborough3h10 12:37PMManchester Piccadilly
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$551One-way
09:18AMPeterborough2h46 12:04PMManchester Piccadilly
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$821One-way
08:18AMPeterborough2h46 11:04AMManchester Piccadilly
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$821One-way
09:18AMPeterborough2h50 12:08PMManchester Victoria
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$911One-way

Train schedule from Peterborough to Manchester

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08:18AMPeterborough2h46 11:04AMManchester Piccadilly
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08:25AMPeterborough3h12 11:37AMManchester Piccadilly
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08:51AMPeterborough2h47 11:38AMManchester Victoria
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09:18AMPeterborough2h46 12:04PMManchester Piccadilly
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09:18AMPeterborough2h50 12:08PMManchester Victoria
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09:27AMPeterborough3h10 12:37PMManchester Piccadilly
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Mon
Jan 17
$49East Midlands Railway
Tue
Jan 18
$39East Midlands Railway
Wed
Jan 19
$49East Midlands Railway
Thu
Jan 20
$39East Midlands Railway
Sat
Jan 22
$69First Transpennine Express
Mon
Jan 24
$44East Midlands Railway
Tue
Jan 25
$44East Midlands Railway
Wed
Jan 26
$44East Midlands Railway
Fri
Jan 28
$110

Fastest train times from Peterborough to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Jan 17

Fastest Journey

2 h 46 m

Average

2 h 55 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

167 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Peterborough for Manchester every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 167 km distance in an average of 2 h 55 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 46 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 12 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
09:18AMPeterborough2h46 12:04PMManchester Piccadilly
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$821One-way
Fastest
08:18AMPeterborough2h46 11:04AMManchester Piccadilly
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$821One-way
08:51AMPeterborough2h47 11:38AMManchester Victoria
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$1021One-way
09:18AMPeterborough2h50 12:08PMManchester Victoria
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$911One-way
09:27AMPeterborough3h10 12:37PMManchester Piccadilly
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$551One-way

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Overview: Train from Peterborough to Manchester

distanceDistance103 miles (166 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$54 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains, London North Eastern Railway or First Transpennine Express

Trains from Peterborough to Manchester cover the 103 miles (166 km) long route taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, London North Eastern Railway or First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $39 (€32), but the average price of train tickets is $54 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Peterborough and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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FAQs

How much does a cheap train from Peterborough to Manchester cost?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Peterborough and Manchester for the next 7 days starting from $39 (€32)  one way.

What is the price of a train ticket to Manchester from Peterborough?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Peterborough to Manchester train price to come in at an average of $54 (€45)  one way.

How far is Peterborough to Manchester by train?

The train distance from Peterborough to Manchester is around 103 miles (166 km).

What is the Peterborough to Manchester train travel time?

While the time it takes to travel 103 miles (166 km) from Peterborough to Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Peterborough to Manchester train journey time is on average 3 h 10 min.

Which train station from Peterborough to Manchester do I depart from? Which Manchester train station from Peterborough do I arrive in?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Peterborough   to Manchester Piccadilly.

Where is the departure train station in Peterborough located? Where is the arrival train station in Manchester located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Peterborough, is located 0.1 miles (162 m) from the city center of Peterborough.

The most popular arrival train station, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.4 miles (587 m) away from the city center of Manchester.

Which train providers should I travel with from Peterborough to Manchester?

When taking a train from Peterborough to Manchester, you can count on East Midlands Trains, London North Eastern Railway or First Transpennine Express for the best way to get you to Manchester. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Peterborough to Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Are there any nonstop train services from Peterborough to Manchester?

Yes, there are 17 direct trains per day from Peterborough to Manchester with East Midlands Railway, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.

How many train services are there to Manchester from Peterborough a day?

The average number of trains departing Peterborough for Manchester is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What time is the earliest train from Peterborough to Manchester? What time is the last train from Peterborough to Manchester?

You can take the earliest train from Peterborough to Manchester at 8: 25 AM   or take the last train from Peterborough to Manchester leaving at 10: 27 AM. Look for the latest Peterborough to Manchester train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

How early should I book train tickets from Peterborough to Manchester to score the best deals?

If you purchase the Peterborough to Manchester train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $54 (€45). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Peterborough and Manchester. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Peterborough
Manchester
The major railway station for departures from Peterborough is Peterborough. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Peterborough for your journey from Peterborough to Manchester.