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Journey details

Best price 45.74£
Journey duration 3 h 48 min
Connections per day 176
First departure: 04:21
Last departure: 23:18
Distance 293km

Virail finds for you the best train offers from Gatwick to Manchester

With Virail you can find the best train connection from Gatwick to Manchester , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

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

Virail finds offers from lots of rail companies in Europe and in the rest of the world. For example, it shows you the possible train connections from Gatwick to Manchester offered by Nationalrail.

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 are the train tickets from Gatwick to Manchester?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Gatwick to Manchester for 59,00 £. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Manchester cost on average 98,90 £.

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Trains from Gatwick to Manchester


Since the journey between Gatwick and Manchester is relatively short, you can consider carpooling or bus as alternative ways of transport with cheapest prices and similar duration.

Which stations serve the rail line Gatwick - Manchester?

The trains to Manchester will leave from Gatwick Airport [ GTW ] and will arrive at Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ], Manchester Oxford Road [ MCO ] or Manchester Victoria [ MCV ].

How long does it take from Gatwick to Manchester and when do the trains leave?

With the fastest connections you will be in Manchester in 3 hours and 32 minutes, but on average it takes 9 hours and 20 minutes. The first train headed to Manchester is at 04:09, while the last one leaves Gatwick at 20:09.

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