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Duration 2h 8m
Distance 200.9 miles
Average price £150
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Kings Cross Station and Manchester takes 2h 8m and the fastest train takes 2h 3m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from London Kings Cross Station 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.

Train

  1. London Euston
  2. Manchester
2h 21m
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£65 - £240

London Kings Cross Station to Manchester train times

Trains run hourly between London Kings Cross Station and Manchester. The earliest departure is at 06:16 in the morning, and the last departure from London Kings Cross Station is at 21:40 which arrives into Manchester at 23:50. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 8m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Euston and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 7m.

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The distance between London Kings Cross Station and Manchester is 162 miles. The road distance is 200.9 miles.

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London Kings Cross Station to Manchester train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from London Euston station.

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

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What companies run services between London Kings Cross Station and Manchester?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly hourly. Tickets cost £65 - £240 and the journey takes 2h 7m.
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £240
East Midlands Railways
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£35 - £60
Off-Peak Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£75 - £110
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £35
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £23
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£21 - £35

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