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Wellingborough to Manchester by train

  • First train
    06:39
  • Last train
    00:28
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 39m
  • Distance
    167 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    33
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 35m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Wellingborough to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Wellingborough to Manchester take around 2 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 167 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wellingborough and Manchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Wellingborough to Manchester?

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

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Wellingborough to Manchester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 64 departures.

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

The Wellingborough to Manchester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Wellingborough around 06:39 and the last train is around 00:28. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wellingborough around 06:39, and the last at 00:22.

When to book Wellingborough to Manchester 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 Wellingborough to Manchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wellingborough and Manchester?

More than one train company operates on the route from Wellingborough to Manchester, 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
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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

Manchester to Wellingborough by train

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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.