Trains from London to Manchester

Our London to Manchester train service boasts an average travel time of 2 hrs 25 mins. Trains run throughout the day with the first train departing at 05:51 and the last train leaving at 23:00.

 

Departing from London St Pancras Station

 

 

Address: Euston Road, Kings Cross, London, N1C 4QP

 

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There are many facilities available at London St. Pancras to help your journey. These have been categorised for your convenience.

 

Station Ticket Office

Self-service ticket machines are available to use at any time but if you require assistance the ticket office opening hours are:

 

Day

Opening Hours

Weekdays

05:45 – 22:00

Saturday

06:00 – 21:00

Sunday

08:00 – 22:15

 

Car Parking and Bike Parking Facilities

The car park is located behind the station on Pancras Road, accessed from Euston Road. There are 322 spaces available and the car park is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

 

For cyclists, sheltered cycle storage is available. There are 180 cycle storage spaces located within the station car park.

 

First Class Lounge

Located near the champagne bar, the First Class lounge offers train information and Sky News screens, refreshments and Wi-Fi. Opening hours are Monday – Friday 07:00 – 20:00.

 

Accessibility

There is step-free access coverage, accessible ticket machines, an accessible East Midlands booking office counter and ramps for train access.

 

Wi-Fi

Free, unlimited, superfast Wi-Fi is available within St. Pancras International.

 

Other Station Facilities

  • Refreshment facilities
  • Shops
  • Toilets (including accessible and national key toilets)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • ATMs
  • Pay phones
  • Bureau de change

 

Arriving at Manchester Piccadilly Station

 

 

Address: Piccadilly Station Approach, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M60 7RA

 

Here we have categorised the many facilities available at Manchester Piccadilly to help with your journey.

 

Station Ticket Office

Ticket machines are available for self-service at any time but if you require additional assistance the ticket office opening hours are:

 

Day

Opening Hours

Weekdays

04:30 – 22:30

Saturday

04:30 – 22:30

Sunday

07:00 – 22:30

 

Car Parking and Bike Parking Facilities

Long and short stay car parks provide sufficient space for those that need to drive. There are 856 long stay spaces available and 47 short stay spaces and both car parks are open 24 hours a day.

 

For those that are cycling to the station there are 43 cycle storage spaces. These are located on Fairfield Street, Ducie Street and at the station front entrance. Bicycle hire is also available.

 

Accessibility

There is step-free access coverage and staff help available 24 hours a day with pre-booked mobility assistance. There are also accessible ticket machines, an accessible booking office counter and ramps for train access. An induction loop is available for people with hearing aids to connect to.

 

Wi-Fi

Public BT Wi-Fi is available throughout Manchester Piccadilly station.

 

Other Station Facilities

  • Refreshment facilities
  • Shops
  • Toilets (including accessible and national key toilets)
  • Baby changing
  • ATMs
  • Pay phones
  • Trolleys
  • Waiting rooms (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

 

FAQ

 

What compensation is available if my train is delayed?

If you are delayed by 30 minutes or more or missed your booked connection, you may be able to claim compensation. Details on how to claim and compensation criteria can be found here.

 

Are first class tickets available from London St Pancras to Manchester?

First class tickets are available on all services to and from London St. Pancras International. Full details can be found here.

 

Is it possible to bring my bike?

You can bring your bike on board for free, but we only have space for two at a time and we suggest you reserve a spot before you travel. Folding cycles can be carried on all of our services if they can be stored safely in luggage racks. You can also make use of our Cycle Hubs and other storage facilities.

 

How do I get the cheapest tickets?

Our Best Fare Finder tool compares prices to help you find the best value tickets.

 

Do you offer assistance for wheelchair users?

Staff help is available at London St Pancras station 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.