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Wellington to Manchester by train

  • First train
    05:31
  • Last train
    00:43
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 33m
  • Distance
    88 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    42
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 20m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Wellington to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Wellington to Manchester take around 1 hour and 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 88 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wellington and Manchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Wellington to Manchester?

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

We usually find around 35 departures on the route from Wellington to Manchester 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 50 departures.

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

The Wellington to Manchester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Wellington around 05:31 and the last train is around 00:43. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wellington around 05:33, and the last at 23:17.

When to book Wellington 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 Wellington to Manchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wellington and Manchester?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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.