Vacationing in the UK means travelling across cities, each having its own history and culture. Our journey planner tool helps you find all the available trains from Edinburgh To Manchester, with multiple options for train tickets from Edinburgh To Manchester. Edinburgh To Manchester is a very busy route - so you need to plan smart, and in advance.
Travel from Scottish Capital to Manchester by High Speed Train
Taking a train from Edinburgh to Manchester for a business trip, or leisurely break? Whatever your reasons for travel are, enjoy every minute of your time in Manchester - one of the Britain’s most exciting cities to live. Manchester has something to offer for everyone – great restaurants, culture, music and of course football. Train is a fastest and simple solution to go to Manchester from Edinburgh. Millions of visitors descend to this city by train every year.
|Train Provider||From Edinburgh||To Manchester||Date||Fare||Duration|
|06:14||09:27||15 November 2018||£74.20||3 Hr 13 Min|
|06:52||10:11||15 November 2018||£74.20||3 Hr 19 Min|
|07:10||11:08||15 November 2018||£126.00||3 Hr 58 Min|
|06:56||10:54||15 November 2018||£126.00||3 Hr 58 Min|
|06:06||10:08||15 November 2018||£126.00||4 Hr 2 Min|
|06:26||10:22||15 November 2018||£126.00||3 Hr 56 Min|
Choose The Best Train to Manchester and Book Early!
The main rail companies servicing on Edinburgh Manchester trains are East Coast, Virgin Trains, First Transpennine Express and Northern Rail. There are direct train services with Transpennine Express to Manchester from Edinburgh with no changes that make it a fairly straightforward train ride with a journey time of about 3.5 hours, covering a distance of 175 miles. If one doesn’t get a direct train from Edinburgh to Manchester then he/she may take Virgin trains which require one change usually at Preston. Around 10 trains travel from Edinburgh to Manchester every day.
All train Edinburgh to Manchester depart from Edinburgh Waverly station and arrives at either of the station Manchester Piccadilly, Deansgate or Oxford Road train station. The earliest direct train from Edinburgh to Manchester depart at 06:15 and the last train leaves at 20:14. It is always advisable to book Edinburgh to Manchester train tickets well ahead in advance because the ticket prices becomes 47% cheaper if tickets purchased much before the travel date. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive.
|London||Manchester||£148.0||2 Hr 27 Min|
|Nottingham||Manchester||£43.9||2 Hr 25 Min|
|Leeds||Manchester||£7.0||1 Hr 26 Min|
|Glasgow||Manchester||£16.0||3 Hr 15 Min|
|Edinburgh||Manchester||£74.2||3 Hr 13 Min|
|Leicester||Manchester||£66.9||2 Hr 41 Min|
|Cardiff||Manchester||£74.6||3 Hr 23 Min|
|Birmingham||Manchester||£43.9||1 Hr 29 Min|
|Hull||Manchester||£46.0||2 Hr 32 Min|
|Newcastle||Manchester||£70.8||2 Hr 20 Min|
|York||Manchester||£30.3||1 Hr 14 Min|
Take a Bus to Manchester
There are two main bus operators that run on Edinburgh to Manchester route is National Express and Megabus. The travel time on Edinburgh to Manchester bus is 6 hours 20 minutes. Daytime buses on this route travel via Glasgow whereas night buses are direct. National Express buses leave from Edinburgh bus station and arrive at Manchester bus station located close to Piccadilly train station whereas Megabus arrives at central Shudehill Interchange. Start planning your trip today and book a bus to Manchester today!