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Do you know the best way to get from Manchester to Ludlow? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

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

On average, a train ticket from Manchester to Ludlow will cost you £ 55.28. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 48.30. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Manchester to Ludlow by train

Best price £ 48.30
Journey duration 1 h 6 min
Connections per day 19
First departure 11:31
Last departure 01:44
Distance 78.9 mi
Departure Manchester
Arrival Ludlow
Carriers Nationalrail, Arriva trains wales, Northern rail, Transport For Wales, Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express

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£ 48.30
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£ 58.49

Manchester - Ludlow


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

The journey between Manchester and Ludlow by train usually takes 1 h 6 min to cover a distance of 79.5 mi. The shortest journey from Manchester to Ludlow will take you 2 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Ludlow quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

At what time of the day can I travel from Manchester to Ludlow?

The first journey of the day departs from Manchester at 11:31. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 01:44. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Manchester and Ludlow. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Manchester to Ludlow?

In Manchester, departure stations include Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ], Ludlow, Deansgate, Manchester Piccadilly, Stockport, Crewe, Manchester Oxford Road, Trafford Park, Humphrey Park and Urmston, Higher Road (Stop C). When you arrive in Ludlow, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Ludlow [ LUD ], Manchester Piccadilly, Trafford Park, Ludlow, Stockport, Crewe, Deansgate, Manchester Oxford Road, Urmston, Higher Road (Stop C) and Humphrey Park. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many daily journeys are there from Manchester to Ludlow?

The route from Manchester to Ludlow is served by providers including Arriva trains wales, Northern rail, Transport For Wales, Avanti West Coast and TransPennine Express. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 47 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Manchester 19 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Manchester to Ludlow, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 19 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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