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Train tickets from Manchester to London

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Manchester (MAN)
London (LON)
Sat 13/8
Sun 21/8
The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
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Avanti West Coast
Direct
2h 23m
Avanti West Coast
Avanti West Coast
Direct
2h 15m
Avanti West Coast
Avanti West Coast
Direct
2h 23m
Avanti West Coast
Avanti West Coast
Direct
2h 15m
Avanti West Coast
Avanti West Coast
Direct
2h 08m
Avanti West Coast
Arriva, West Midlands Railway
Direct
4h 19m
Arriva, West Midlands Railway

Manchester to London train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from Manchester to London

RETURN FROM

£47

ONE-WAY FROM

£28

AVG TRAVEL TIME

2h 19m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Arriva, West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast, Train
The best return train deal from Manchester to London found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £47
The best one-way train deal from Manchester to London found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £28
Average time it takes to travel by train from Manchester to London
There are 4 train companies servicing this route: Arriva, West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast, Train

Book return train tickets from Manchester to London

Below are the quickest and cheapest return train tickets from Manchester to London that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Arriva, West Midlands Railway
26 Aug
03:31Manchester Piccadilly
4h 19m
2 stops
07:50London Euston
27 Aug
02:27London Euston
3h 46m
1 stop
06:13Manchester Piccadilly
Arriva, West Midlands Railway
26 Aug
03:31Manchester Piccadilly
4h 19m
2 stops
07:50London Euston
29 Aug
02:14London Euston
3h 57m
1 stop
06:11Manchester Piccadilly
Avanti West Coast
12 Sep
01:05Manchester Piccadilly
2h 23m
03:28London Euston
16 Sep
02:55London Euston
2h 13m
05:08Manchester Piccadilly
Avanti West Coast
30 Sep
01:05Manchester Piccadilly
2h 23m
03:28London Euston
12 Oct
13:00London Euston
2h 08m
15:08Manchester Piccadilly
Avanti West Coast
30 Aug
09:35Manchester Piccadilly
2h 06m
11:41London Euston
30 Aug
13:10London Euston
2h 17m
15:27Manchester Piccadilly
Avanti West Coast, Train
30 Aug
01:11Manchester Piccadilly
2h 39m
1 stop
03:50London Euston
30 Aug
13:10London Euston
2h 17m
15:27Manchester Piccadilly

Book one-way train tickets from Manchester to London

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Manchester to London we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
Avanti West Coast
7 Oct
01:05Manchester Piccadilly
2h 23m
03:28London Euston
Avanti West Coast
30 Sep
01:55Manchester Piccadilly
2h 15m
04:10London Euston
Avanti West Coast
12 Sep
01:05Manchester Piccadilly
2h 23m
03:28London Euston

Choose the best way to get from Manchester to London


FAQs for booking trains from Manchester to London

For those of you travelling from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston, you’ll pass through a mixture of towns, villages, farms, canals and the rolling hills of the English countryside. While it’s certainly of interest, it’s not reputed as one of the most scenic routes in the UK. Entering London, you’ll pass by the landmark Wembley Stadium, so watch out for its vast arc. Manchester Piccadilly Station is, in itself, an interesting structure worth looking at. Originally built in the mid-nineteenth century, it’s now a listed building with a vast train shed roof, designed originally by George W. Buck. Historically, Manchester has been a key hub and link to other industrial cities. Even the vaults of the station have been used as a goods warehouse in the nineteenth century and currently as a station for Manchester’s MetroLink service.

If you’re departing from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston, rest assured that the station offers a full array of services. So, whether you’re looking for somewhere to eat, drink or shop, or if you need assistance whilst travelling, you can find it at Manchester Piccadilly. For luggage storage, head to the company located between platforms 10 and 11. It’s open daily from early morning to late evening, apart from Sundays, when it opens a little later. If you or anyone travelling with you requires assistance whilst taking the train from Manchester to London, or whilst boarding the train or getting around the station, it’s best to pre-book this when making your ticket reservation. For dining options, the station has everything from sushi to burgers, as well as coffee bars, two supermarkets, a chocolate shop and a pasty shop. There’s also an on-site chemist and several gift shops. If you’re travelling with lots of luggage from Manchester Piccadilly to London, there are trolleys available for use throughout the station and in the long-stay car park. While there’s no free on-site WiFi, BT does provide a pay as you go wireless service.

You don’t need to carry a passport with you when travelling by rail from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston, as both cities are within England. However, it’s always advisable to carry some form of ID whilst travelling, whether that’s a driving licence or other document, during your travel from Manchester to London.

When you arrive at London Euston Station, you’ll be fairly close to many of London’s key attractions in the city centre. London’s theatre districts, as well as many of its museums, are within walking distance of Euston Station. If you’ve got train tickets from Manchester to London, rest assured that you’ll arrive at a station which is very well connected; it’s easy to reach the centre by public transport, including the tube and buses; on foot, if you have the time; and also by taxi or ridesharing apps, such as Uber. The taxi rank is located within the station, directly below it; follow signs for taxis, and it can be reached via lifts next to the ticket office or the stairs by the underground entrance. The underground is also within the station itself and gives access to the Northern and Victoria lines. Euston Square Station, a short walk away, also has direct access to the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan tube lines. Ubers can be ordered to the station; although, you may have to walk a short way away from Euston Station to reach your ride.

A ticket from Manchester to London for this week starts from £34 one-way.

It takes 2h 03m to get from Manchester to London by train. Your arrival can differ by about 0h 16m. This largely depends on whether your train ride includes stops or a direct route from Manchester to London. Look into Avanti West Coast, they have one of the quickest options available.

Ride to your destination comfortably on Arriva, West Midlands Railway, and Avanti West Coast. Consider Arriva, West Midlands Railway as it’s been found as the cheapest option to get from Manchester to London starting at £47.

We’ve found that taking a flight from Manchester to London with {10} is more time-efficient when based simply on travel duration. A train from Manchester to London or a bus from Manchester to London can take you longer than a 1h 00m flight.

A bus from Manchester to London from £11 can save you up to 75% on the cost of your trip compared to booking a flight from Manchester to London or a train from Manchester to London.

While London is 163.1 mi away from Manchester, the distance by train is longer depending on the route. Most trains from Manchester to London will get there in 2h 03m.


Multiple Airlines trains from Manchester to London

Our best Multiple Airlines deals on Manchester to London train tickets
Multiple Airlines
26 Aug
03:31Manchester Piccadilly
4h 19m
2 stops
07:50London Euston
27 Aug
02:27London Euston
3h 46m
1 stop
06:13Manchester Piccadilly
Multiple Airlines
26 Aug
03:31Manchester Piccadilly
4h 19m
2 stops
07:50London Euston
29 Aug
02:14London Euston
3h 57m
1 stop
06:11Manchester Piccadilly
Multiple Airlines
30 Aug
01:11Manchester Piccadilly
2h 39m
1 stop
03:50London Euston
30 Aug
13:10London Euston
2h 17m
15:27Manchester Piccadilly

Avanti West Coast trains from Manchester to London

Our best Avanti West Coast deals on Manchester to London train tickets
Avanti West Coast
12 Sep
01:05Manchester Piccadilly
2h 23m
03:28London Euston
16 Sep
02:55London Euston
2h 13m
05:08Manchester Piccadilly
Avanti West Coast
30 Aug
09:35Manchester Piccadilly
2h 06m
11:41London Euston
30 Aug
13:10London Euston
2h 17m
15:27Manchester Piccadilly

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