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Manchester to Inverkeithing by train

  • First train
    04:54
  • Last train
    23:49
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 14m
  • Distance
    295 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 29m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Manchester to Inverkeithing by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Inverkeithing take around 3 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 295 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Inverkeithing.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Inverkeithing?

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

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Manchester to Inverkeithing every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

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

The Manchester to Inverkeithing train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Inverkeithing 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 23:49.

When to book Manchester to Inverkeithing 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 Inverkeithing by train.

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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Inverkeithing?

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

  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • TransPennine Express

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

Inverkeithing to Manchester 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.