French general strike from 5th December. For updates and information read here.

Manchester to Wellingborough by train

  • First train
    05:05
  • Last train
    00:53
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 27m
  • Distance
    167 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    36
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 18m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Manchester to Wellingborough by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Wellingborough take around 2 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 167 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Wellingborough.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Wellingborough?

Journeys between Manchester and Wellingborough usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Manchester to Wellingborough 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 33 departures.

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

The Manchester to Wellingborough train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Wellingborough is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 05:05 and the last train is around 00:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 06:13, and the last at 23:20.

When to book Manchester to Wellingborough 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 Wellingborough by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Manchester and Wellingborough?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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

Wellingborough to Manchester by train

Other journeys to Wellingborough View all journeys to Wellingborough

Buy train and bus tickets for UK and Europe - the easy way

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Cheaper UK tickets with Pricehack
  • 100% human support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

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.