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Trains to Manchester

Many travellers visit Manchester each year, and train travel to the 'capital of the North' couldn't be cheaper when booking with Manchester's train links run extensively throughout the UK, meaning those travelling to the city for its attractions and events are sure to find great deals on train fares online.

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Book a train to Manchester

Manchester train tickets can be purchased quickly and easily online.

As a major urban centre in the North, Manchester is well known for its events and attractions - including Old Trafford, the stomping ground of Manchester United and the Old Trafford Cricket Club. When visiting Manchester, be sure to book a well-placed hotel for your stay, or visit surrounding areas such as Salford or Bolton with car hire in Manchester.

Manchester train stations

Manchester is a major hub on the UK rail network, and supports numerous train lines running throughout the country. Some of Manchester's major train stations are:

  • Manchester Piccadilly - Manchester's largest train station also connects with its interurban train network, the Metrolink, operated by National Rail.
  • First TransPennine Express - Manchester to York; Manchester to Leeds; Manchester to Newcastle; Manchester to Edinburgh
  • Northern Rail - Manchester to Chester; Manchester to Crewe; Manchester to Sheffield; Manchester to Huddersfield
  • CrossCountry - Manchester to Bristol Temple Meads; Manchester to Bournemouth; Manchester to Birmingham
  • East Midlands Trains - Manchester to Liverpool (westbound); Manchester to Sheffield, Nottingham and Norwich (eastbound)
  • Arriva Trains Wales - Manchester to Newport; Manchester to Cardiff
  • Manchester Airport - Linking international flights to the impressive UK national rail network is the Manchester Airport train hub. The airport rail station enjoys similar services, such as First TransPennine Express , Northern and Arriva Trains Wales.

The Manchester area has many train stations, making travel to the northern city a breeze - and you could get your tickets even cheaper when you book with us by using your Loyalty Points.

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