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Manchester to Ilkeston by train

  • First train
    08:34
  • Last train
    20:43
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 28m
  • Distance
    84 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    4
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 33m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Manchester to Ilkeston by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Ilkeston take around 1 hour and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 84 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Ilkeston.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Ilkeston?

Direct trains from Manchester to Ilkeston have been found.

We usually find around 4 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Ilkeston every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 5 departures.

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

The Manchester to Ilkeston train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Ilkeston is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 08:34 and the last train is around 20:43. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 10:43, and the last at 20:43.

When to book Manchester to Ilkeston 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 Ilkeston by train.

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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Ilkeston?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East 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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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.