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Duration 3h 38m
Distance 164.4 miles
Average price £190
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cambridge and Manchester Piccadilly Station takes 3h 38m and the fastest train takes 3h 12m. There is a train service every few hours from Cambridge to Manchester Piccadilly Station. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Cambridge
  2. London Euston
  3. Manchester Piccadilly Station
3h 19m
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£87 - £274

Cambridge to Manchester Piccadilly Station train times

Trains run hourly between Cambridge and Manchester Piccadilly Station. The service departs Cambridge at 19:44 in the evening, which arrives into Manchester Piccadilly Station at 23:39. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Manchester Piccadilly Station. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 19m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 133 miles. The road distance is 164.4 miles.

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Cambridge to Manchester Piccadilly Station train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Cambridge station.

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Cambridge to Manchester Piccadilly Station train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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There are 675+ hotels available in Manchester Piccadilly Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Cambridge and Manchester Piccadilly Station?

You can take a train from Cambridge to Manchester Piccadilly Station via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Euston station, and London Euston in around 3h 19m.
Train operators
CrossCountry
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £190
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£65 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £190
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
East Midlands Railways
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £120
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Ely to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £120
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£35 - £60
Off-Peak Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£75 - £120

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