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from Peterborough to Manchester

You can get from Peterborough to Manchester by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Peterborough to Manchester on Jan 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Jan 17
$49East Midlands Railway
Jan 18
$39East Midlands Railway
Jan 19
$49East Midlands Railway
Jan 20
$39East Midlands Railway
Jan 22
$69First Transpennine Express
Jan 24
$44East Midlands Railway
Jan 25
$44East Midlands Railway
Jan 26
$44East Midlands Railway
Jan 28

Travel Information between Peterborough and Manchester

distanceDistance103 miles (166 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $40 (€33) • 2 h 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLondon North Eastern Railway

Travel 103 miles (166 km) by train to Manchester from Peterborough. London North Eastern Railway is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Peterborough to Manchester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Peterborough to Manchester

Travel 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 Peterborough to Manchester.

How do I reach Manchester from Peterborough?

Travel Peterborough to Manchester by train.

What is the quickest way to get from Peterborough to Manchester?

Going by train is the quickest way from Peterborough to Manchester with an average travel time of 2 h 46 min.

How many miles from Peterborough to Manchester would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 103 miles (166 km) between Peterborough and Manchester.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Peterborough to Manchester?

The average frequency per day from Peterborough to Manchester is:

  • 17 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Manchester from Peterborough as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Peterborough to Manchester?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Peterborough to Manchester:

  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Peterborough to Manchester depart from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly.

Which travel companies can take me from Peterborough to Manchester?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Peterborough to Manchester, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with London North Eastern Railway to go to Manchester by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find London North Eastern Railway Peterborough to Manchester tickets on Omio for $40 (€33).

Is it possible to travel directly to Manchester from Peterborough?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Peterborough to Manchester:

  • You can find around 17 direct trains per day and travel with East Midlands Railway.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Manchester as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Peterborough and Manchester.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Peterborough to Manchester?

Omio customers who travel from Peterborough to Manchester often also extend their vacation to go to London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Manchester and these popular destinations at a great price.

How early should I buy Peterborough to Manchester tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Peterborough to Manchester, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A train ticket for this route is costing $40 (€33) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Peterborough to Manchester tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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