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Birmingham to Manchester Airport by train
Fastest journey1hr 31m
Trains per day57
Avg. journey time2hr 2m
Travelling from Birmingham to Manchester Airport by train
Fast trains from Birmingham to Manchester Airport take around 1 hour and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 102 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Manchester Airport.
1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Manchester Airport?
Journeys between Birmingham and Manchester Airport usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 62 departures on the route from Birmingham to Manchester Airport every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 48 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Manchester Airport?
The Birmingham to Manchester Airport train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Birmingham to Manchester Airport train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester Airport is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 05:30 and the last train is around 23:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 05:30, and the last at 22:55.
What's the Birmingham to Manchester Airport train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Birmingham to Manchester Airport are $14.30.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $14 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $25. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Birmingham to Manchester Airport train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Birmingham to Manchester Airport by train.
Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Manchester Airport?
More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Manchester Airport, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Arriva Trains Wales
- Avanti West Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- London Midland
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
- Transport For Wales
- Virgin Trains
- West Midlands Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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