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Trains Manchester to Accrington: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much does it cost to get from Manchester to Accrington by train?

Prices will vary when you travel from Manchester to Accrington. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 989.43 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as £ 17.50, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Manchester to Accrington by train

Best price £ 17.50
Journey duration 33 min
Connections per day 57
First departure 18:41
Last departure 23:38
Distance 19.3 mi
Departure Manchester
Arrival Accrington
Carriers Nationalrail, Northern rail, East Midlands Railway, First transpennine express, Arriva trains wales

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How much time will it take to go from Manchester to Accrington by train?

The journey from Manchester to Accrington covers a distance of 19.9 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 33 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Manchester to Accrington faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Manchester to Accrington?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Manchester at 18:41, and the last departure will leave at 23:38. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Manchester to Accrington can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

Which stations are used when traveling from Manchester to Accrington?

You will be able to leave Manchester by using stations such as Manchester Victoria [ MCV ], Stockport, Preston, Bolton, Salford Crescent, Manchester Victoria, Аккрингтон, Humphrey Park, Deansgate and Blackburn. These connect you to stations including Accrington [ ACR ], Preston, Манчестер Piccadilly, Accrington, Blackburn, Urmston, Higher Road (Stop C), Солфорд Crescent, Humphrey Park, Манчестер Victoria and Deansgate in Accrington. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Manchester or in Accrington, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Manchester leave for Accrington?

The exact number of journeys from Manchester to Accrington can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 57 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including Nationalrail, Northern rail, East Midlands Railway, First transpennine express and Arriva trains wales. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 103 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Manchester to Accrington. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Manchester to Accrington varies, but in general, you can expect to find 57 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more.


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