Trains from Durham to Manchester

Durham to Manchester train information

Durham Manchester train map

Train duration 2h08m
Arrival Manchester, England
Departure Durham, England
Distance 93 Miles
Train operators TransPennine Express
Lowest train price from £19.00
Average train price £32.00

The trip between Durham, located in England and Manchester, situated in England is well served by trains. The trains are operated by the following train companies: TransPennine Express.

On average, it takes approximately 2h08m by train covering a distance of 93 miles to get to Manchester from Durham. The duration may change depending if the train is direct or if you need to make a change.

We found tickets from £19.00 to travel in the next month. Prices will vary depending on the day and hour of travel and how far in advance you purchase your ticket.

Best prices for Durham to Manchester train tickets

from £19.00 MORE 2h08m

Durham - Manchester prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Durham to Manchester by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Megabus£14

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omio£35

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Megabus£15

National Express--

omio£35

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Train times Durham to Manchester

When are the next trains to Manchester?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Durham
08:00
Manchester Victoria
10:08
2h08m TransPennine Express
Durham
09:00
Manchester Victoria
11:08
2h08m TransPennine Express
Durham
09:59
Manchester Victoria
12:08
2h09m TransPennine Express
Durham
10:58
Manchester Victoria
13:08
2h10m TransPennine Express
Durham
12:00
Manchester Victoria
14:08
2h08m TransPennine Express
Durham
12:58
Manchester Victoria
15:08
2h10m TransPennine Express

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Based on our data, 6 trains from Durham to Manchester are available today and 0 tomorrow. The first Durham Manchester train leaves at 08:00 while the last train leaves the station at 12:58. The first and last departure hours can vary every day and there can be less trains during weekends as well as bank holidays. Train companies can as well adjust the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the demand.

Durham - Manchester: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

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£19

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£28

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£39

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£45

Same day

Days before Departure

The chart above illustrates the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the ticket is purchased. Buying your train from Durham to Manchester in advance will enable you to pay less for your train.

The cheapest tickets we found were from £19 when purchasing your train 15 days in advance which is 58% cheaper than the best price we found when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Durham to Manchester trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Durham and Manchester by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Manchester to Durham and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Durham
Manchester
Victoria
£34.60 08/07/2022 09:00 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Durham
Manchester
Victoria
£34.60 08/07/2022 08:00 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Durham
Manchester
Victoria
£34.60 06/07/2022 09:00 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Durham
Manchester
Victoria
£34.60 06/07/2022 12:00 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Durham
Manchester
Victoria
£34.60 06/07/2022 10:58 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Durham
Manchester
Victoria
£34.60 06/07/2022 12:58 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Durham
Manchester
Victoria
£40.90 08/07/2022 12:00 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Durham
Manchester
Victoria
£41.90 08/07/2022 10:58 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Durham
Manchester
Victoria
£41.90 08/07/2022 12:58 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Durham
Manchester
Victoria
£41.90 08/07/2022 09:59 TransPennine Express 1 day ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Durham - Manchester train tickets

National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you are able to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to pay less for your Durham Manchester train ticket.

The main benefit of purchasing a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to break even.

You will need to buy at least £88 of train tickets in a year for the card to break-even. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you purchase afterwards, you will spare money.

As an example, train tickets from Durham to Manchester cost on average £31.78 (1). When dividing £88 by £31.78 (£88/£31.78 = 2.77), you can see that after only 3 one way journeys from Manchester to Durham, the railcard will have paid for itself.

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most rail fares for 12 months. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Durham to Manchester train £31.78 £21.19 £10.59 2.78

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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