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Manchester to Dumfries by train

  • First train
    04:54
  • Last train
    23:27
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 28m
  • Distance
    199 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    18
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 20m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Manchester to Dumfries by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Dumfries take around 2 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 199 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Dumfries.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Dumfries?

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

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Manchester to Dumfries 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 17 departures.

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

The Manchester to Dumfries train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Dumfries is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 04:57 and the last train is around 23:46. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 04:54, and the last at 23:19.

When to book Manchester to Dumfries 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 Manchester to Dumfries by train.

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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Dumfries?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express

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.