Manchester to Chorley by train

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Travelling from Manchester to Chorley by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Chorley take around 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 32 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Chorley.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Chorley?

Direct trains from Manchester to Chorley have been found.

We usually find around 87 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Chorley every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 77 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Chorley?

The Manchester to Chorley train travel time is normally about 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Manchester to Chorley train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Chorley is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 05:04 and the last train is around 23:33. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Manchester to Chorley 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 Manchester to Chorley by train.

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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Chorley?

More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Chorley, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.