Cheap Manchester to Durham train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Manchester to Durham ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Manchester to Durham is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Manchester to Durham was $51.33. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Manchester to Durham ? How far is Manchester to Durham ?

The distance between Manchester to Durham is 93.37 miles or 150.23 km. A train trip from Manchester to Durham typically takes 2 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to get to Durham faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by TransPennine Express + Connections. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 2 minutes to get from Manchester to Durham.

Getting to Durham from Manchester by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Durham from Manchester is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Durham and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.

On Sunday trains from Manchester to Durham are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

TransPennine Express has the most connections between Manchester to Durham

Typically there are 16 schedules to compare for your trip to Durham. On the route to Durham 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. TransPennine Express offers the most scheduled departures between Manchester to Durham, usually offering 8 trips per day. 7 train trips per day are direct connections to Durham, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Manchester to Durham, which start at $30.36.

Manchester to Durham is served by 3 train carriers

Northern Rail + Connections

Northern Rail + Connections train tickets from Manchester to Durham start from $85.65, and on average cost $85.65. Daily there are 1 Northern Rail + Connections schedules to Durham. Northern Rail + Connections in Manchester leaves from Manchester Airport, And in Durham trains arrive at Durham Train Station,

From Manchester to Durham train travel on Northern Rail + Connections takes 3 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Durham faster, Northern Rail + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 2 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Durham on a weekend there is typically one Northern Rail + Connections scheduled trip per day, which will cost $85.65 for a one-way weekend reservation from Manchester.

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3h 0m
Avg. Price
$85.65

TransPennine Express

TransPennine Express train tickets from Manchester to Durham start from $26.55, and on average cost $40.91. Daily there are 8 TransPennine Express schedules to Durham. TransPennine Express in Manchester leaves from Manchester Airport and 2 other stations. And in Durham trains arrive at Durham Train Station,

From Manchester to Durham train travel on TransPennine Express takes 2 hours and 16 minutes. If you are looking to get to Durham faster, TransPennine Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 2 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, TransPennine Express offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $40.91 for a one-way train ticket to Durham.

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Avg. Time
2h 16m
Avg. Price
$40.91

TransPennine Express + Connections

TransPennine Express + Connections train tickets from Manchester to Durham start from $29.99, and on average cost $66.94. Daily there are 7 TransPennine Express + Connections schedules to Durham. TransPennine Express + Connections in Manchester leaves from Manchester Victoria and one other station. And in Durham trains arrive at Durham Train Station,

From Manchester to Durham train travel on TransPennine Express + Connections takes 2 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Durham faster, TransPennine Express + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 2 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, TransPennine Express + Connections offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $66.94 for a one-way train ticket to Durham.

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WiFi
Snacks
Beverage
Avg. Time
2h 32m
Avg. Price
$66.94
There are 3 different stations that serve train trips to Durham that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Manchester serving this route is Manchester Airport, Manchester Victoria, Manchester Piccadilly.
  • Manchester Airport
  • Manchester Victoria
  • Manchester Piccadilly
There is one train station where trains arrive in Durham from Manchester., The busiest departure station in Manchester serving this route is Durham Train Station.
  • Durham Train Station