Carnforth to Manchester by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 8m
  • Distance
    81 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 19m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Carnforth to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Carnforth to Manchester take around 1 hour and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 81 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Carnforth and Manchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Carnforth to Manchester?

Direct trains from Carnforth to Manchester have been found.

We usually find around 11 direct trains on the route from Carnforth to Manchester every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 8 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Carnforth to Manchester?

The Carnforth to Manchester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Carnforth to Manchester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Carnforth around 05:37 and the last train is around 20:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Carnforth around 06:16, and the last at 20:39.

When to book Carnforth to Manchester train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Carnforth to Manchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Carnforth and Manchester?

More than one train company operates on the route from Carnforth to Manchester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.