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Journey details

Best price 22.50£
Journey duration 3 h 56 min
Connections per day 258
First departure: 05:12
Last departure: 23:54
Distance 231km

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Which rail companies offer connections by train from Cardiff to Manchester?

Among all virail partners, you will also be able to travel with Nationalrail, serving the train route between Cardiff and Manchester.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much is the cheapest train ticket from Cardiff to Manchester?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Manchester from 22,50 €. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 56,95 €.



Trains from Cardiff to Manchester


When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

In which stations can you take the train to Manchester and where will you arrive?

The trains to Manchester leave Cardiff from Cardiff Bay, Cardiff Queen Street [ CDQ ] or Cardiff Central [ CDF ] and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ].

When are the frist and last trains from Cardiff to Manchester scheduled?

The first train to Manchester leaves at 05:12, whereas the last one at 20:12. On average, the journey lasts 3 hours and 49 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Manchester in 3 hours and 33 minutes.

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