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Hastings to Manchester by train

  • First train
    05:20
  • Last train
    23:22
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 9m
  • Distance
    349 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    44
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 52m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hastings to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Hastings to Manchester take around 4 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 349 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hastings and Manchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Hastings to Manchester?

Journeys between Hastings and Manchester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 44 departures on the route from Hastings to Manchester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 43 departures.

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

The Hastings to Manchester train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Hastings around 05:21 and the last train is around 22:50. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hastings around 05:20, and the last at 23:22.

When to book Hastings 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 Hastings to Manchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hastings and Manchester?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • London Underground
  • Southeastern
  • Southern
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

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

Manchester to Hastings by train

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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.