Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester train

Cheap train tickets from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Cheapest

8

Average

18

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

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08:56AMStoke-on-Trent0h56 09:52AMManchester Piccadilly
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81One-way
09:48AMStoke-on-Trent0h39 10:27AMManchester Piccadilly
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131One-way
09:44AMStoke-on-Trent0h39 10:23AMManchester Piccadilly
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211One-way
08:44AMStoke-on-Trent0h39 09:23AMManchester Piccadilly
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211One-way
08:20AMStoke-on-Trent0h42 09:02AMManchester Piccadilly
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211One-way

Train schedule from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, November 30
08:20AMStoke-on-Trent0h42 09:02AMManchester Piccadilly
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08:44AMStoke-on-Trent0h39 09:23AMManchester Piccadilly
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08:50AMStoke-on-Trent0h38 09:28AMManchester Piccadilly
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08:56AMStoke-on-Trent0h56 09:52AMManchester Piccadilly
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09:44AMStoke-on-Trent0h39 10:23AMManchester Piccadilly
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09:48AMStoke-on-Trent0h39 10:27AMManchester Piccadilly
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Fastest train times from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Fastest Journey

38 m

Average

42 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

53 km

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

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08:50AMStoke-on-Trent0h38 09:28AMManchester Piccadilly
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241One-way
09:44AMStoke-on-Trent0h39 10:23AMManchester Piccadilly
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211One-way
08:44AMStoke-on-Trent0h39 09:23AMManchester Piccadilly
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211One-way
09:48AMStoke-on-Trent0h39 10:27AMManchester Piccadilly
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131One-way
08:20AMStoke-on-Trent0h42 09:02AMManchester Piccadilly
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211One-way

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Overview: Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester

distanceDistance33 miles (53 km)
durationAverage train duration54 min
priceAverage train ticket price$17 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency89 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 62 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail, Avanti West Coast, Cross Country, London Midland or East Midlands Railways

Trains from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester cover the 33 miles (53 km) long journey taking on average 54 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast, Cross Country, London Midland or East Midlands Railways. Normally, there are 89 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $17 (€16), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $17 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Stoke-on-Trent and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3) from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester trains

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

Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester train schedule from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 33 miles (53 km) journey to Manchester from Stoke-on-Trent, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains to Manchester from Stoke-on-Trent in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the CrossCountry train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Manchester from Stoke-on-Trent and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Manchester from Stoke-on-Trent with CrossCountry!

Train information from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 39 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 18 a day

East Midlands Trains tickets between Stoke-on-Trent and Manchester are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with East Midlands Trains to Manchester from Stoke-on-Trent all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current East Midlands Trains train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 33 miles (53 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the East Midlands Trains train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best East Midlands Trains Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the East Midlands Trains train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Manchester with East Midlands Trains!

Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester train information with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 11 min
  • East Midlands Trains frequency: 12 a day

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train operating companies in the United Kingdom. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys to Manchester from Stoke-on-Trent. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester train information:

  • Average Duration: 57 min
  • Average Price: $17
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 15 a day

Train tickets from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 6 €
2 weeks earlier 4 €50%
3 weeks earlier 4 €50%
1 month before 4 €50%
2 months earlier 4 €50%
3 months earlier 5 €20%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Stoke-on-Trent - Manchester 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 50% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Stoke-on-Trent - Manchester with 2 months in advance you save up to about 50% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 20%.
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Travel Tips: Trains from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Manchester 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 Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester to cost as little as $17 (€16)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester train to cost on average $17 (€16)  one way.
The distance from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester by train is approximately 33 miles (53 km).
On average the Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester train travel time is 54 min  for the 33 miles (53 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Stoke-on-Trent train stations to Manchester you can start your journey from include Stoke-on-Trent and Stoke-on-Trent, Hanley Bus Station. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Manchester include Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Stoke-on-Trent   and arriving in Manchester Piccadilly.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Stoke-on-Trent, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.6 miles (954 m) away from the city center.

Take the Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester train with Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast, Cross Country, London Midland or East Midlands Railways. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Stoke-on-Trent and Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 89 trains a day from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester train departs at 6: 29 AM   and the last train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester leaves at 11: 35 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you buy a train ticket from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $17 (€16) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Stoke-on-Trent and Manchester are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports in Stoke-on-Trent and Manchester

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Stoke-on-Trent is the most popular Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent for your trip to Manchester.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station.

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