Duration 5h 24m
Distance 270.5 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dundee and Manchester takes 5h 24m and the fastest train takes 4h 34m. The train service runs several times per day from Dundee to Manchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Dundee
  2. Haymarket
  3. Manchester
5h 26m
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£72 - £142

Dundee to Manchester train times

Trains run every four hours between Dundee and Manchester. The service departs Dundee at 22:48 at night, which arrives into Manchester at 09:20. All services require a transfer at Haymarket and take an average of 5h 24m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Dundee to Manchester? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Dundee to Manchester. However, there are services departing from Dundee and arriving at Manchester Oxford Road via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 26m.

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The distance between Dundee and Manchester is 210 miles. The road distance is 270.5 miles.

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Dundee to Manchester train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Dundee station.

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Dundee to Manchester train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Manchester Oxford Road station.

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You can take a train from Dundee to Manchester via Haymarket in around 5h 26m.
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