Trains from Manchester to Scarborough

Manchester to Scarborough train information

Manchester Scarborough train map

Train duration 2h19m
Arrival Scarborough, England
Departure Manchester, England
Distance 93 Miles
Train operators TransPennine Express
Lowest train price from £17.70
Average train price £47.00

There are several rail providers across the UK & Europe but the services between Manchester in England to Scarborough in England are operated by TransPennine Express.

On average, the journey takes around 2h19m by train because of the 93 miles to travel to Scarborough from Manchester. The journey time will vary depending if your train is direct or with stops.

Based on our data, the lowest price to travel in the next 180 days is £17.70. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for Manchester to Scarborough train tickets

from £17.70 MORE 2h43m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £19.50 MORE 5h28m

Manchester - Scarborough prices calendar

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

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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 Manchester to Scarborough

When are the next trains to Scarborough?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
There are no more services available today.
Tomorrow
Manchester Piccadilly
09:25
Scarborough
12:26
3h01m TransPennine Express
Manchester Piccadilly
11:30
Scarborough
14:26
2h56m TransPennine Express
Manchester Piccadilly
13:27
Scarborough
16:26
2h59m TransPennine Express
Manchester Piccadilly
15:30
Scarborough
18:26
2h56m TransPennine Express
Manchester Piccadilly
16:27
Scarborough
19:16
2h49m 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

Manchester - Scarborough: the best time to book cheap trains

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets Manchester to Scarborough tend to increase if you don't book early. Based on our data, if you purchase your ticket 7 days in advance, the price of the ticket starts at £20 whereas when booking on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £25 for your trip. Thus, you will save 22% on the price of your ticket by buying your ticket 7 days in advance as opposed to on the day you're travelling.

The data are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Manchester to Scarborough trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Manchester
Piccadilly
Scarborough
£64.10 29/05/2022 11:30 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Scarborough
£64.10 29/05/2022 09:25 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Scarborough
£64.10 29/05/2022 15:30 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Scarborough
£64.10 29/05/2022 16:27 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Scarborough
£64.10 29/05/2022 13:27 TransPennine Express 1 day ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Scarborough
£64.10 04/06/2022 13:14 TransPennine Express 1 month ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Scarborough
£64.10 04/06/2022 08:14 TransPennine Express 1 month ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Scarborough
£64.10 04/06/2022 10:14 TransPennine Express 1 month ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Scarborough
£64.10 04/06/2022 09:14 TransPennine Express 1 month ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Scarborough
£64.10 04/06/2022 12:14 TransPennine Express 1 month ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Manchester Scarborough train

Discount Manchester - Scarborough train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to pay less for your Manchester Scarborough train ticket and make even more savings on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are many types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to assess the number of journeys you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, how much you're saving on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a Manchester Scarborough ticket is £46.68 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £46.68: £88/£46.68 = 1.89. You will need to make approximately 2 trips from Scarborough to Manchester (one way trip) with your railcard to be profitable.

The price to get a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to buy the 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to save 34% off most rail fares for an entire year.

(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
Manchester to Scarborough train £46.68 £31.12 £15.56 1.89

(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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