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Duration 3h 51m
Distance 166.5 miles
Average price £187
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Harpenden takes 3h 51m and the fastest train takes 3h 6m. There is a train service every few hours from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Harpenden. 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. Wilmslow
  2. Harpenden
3h 41m
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£79 - £250

Manchester Airport (MAN) to Harpenden train times

Trains run every two hours between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Harpenden. The service departs Manchester Airport (MAN) at 19:03 in the evening, which arrives into Harpenden at 22:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Harpenden. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Harpenden via Wilmslow and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Harpenden is 135 miles. The road distance is 166.5 miles.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Harpenden train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Wilmslow station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Harpenden train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at London Euston station.

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There are 276+ hotels available in Harpenden. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Harpenden?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Wilmslow to London Euston hourly. Tickets cost £65 - £230 and the journey takes 1h 55m.
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