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Aberdare to Manchester

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  1. on time
    Aberdare
    15:52
    Aberdare
    16:12
    Pontypridd
    15:49
    Pontypridd
    Platform 2
    16:21
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 7 estimated
    16:49
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:19
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 8 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Aberdare
    16:22
    Aberdare
    16:42
    Pontypridd
    16:54
    Pontypridd
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:25
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    17:49
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:07
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 12 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Aberdare
    16:52
    Aberdare
    17:12
    Pontypridd
    17:24
    Pontypridd
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:55
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    18:22
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:46
    Crewe
    Platform 12 estimated
    21:23
    Crewe
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:54
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 8 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Aberdare
    17:22
    Aberdare
    17:42
    Pontypridd
    18:08
    Pontypridd
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:40
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    18:55
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:15
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Aberdare
    17:52
    Aberdare
    18:12
    Pontypridd
    18:24
    Pontypridd
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:55
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    19:18
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:50
    Bristol Parkway
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:10
    Bristol Parkway
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:37
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11B estimated
    21:57
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 6A estimated
    23:24
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Aberdare
    18:52
    Aberdare
    19:12
    Pontypridd
    19:24
    Pontypridd
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:56
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    20:14
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:50
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Aberdare
    19:52
    Aberdare
    20:12
    Pontypridd
    20:24
    Pontypridd
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:55
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 7 estimated
    21:15
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    00:06
    Crewe
    Platform 11 estimated
    00:44
    Crewe
    Platform 1 estimated
    01:28
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  8. Aberdare
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:51
    Aberdare
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:55
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 8 estimated
    07:06
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:21
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:40
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:00
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Aberdare to Manchester

  • Train Fares from: £29
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from Aberdare to Manchester by train?

    The average journey time between Aberdare and Manchester is . On an average weekday, there are 23 trains travelling from Aberdare to Manchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Aberdare to Manchester by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Aberdare to Manchester cost?

    Train tickets from Aberdare to Manchester can start from as little as £29 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Aberdare to Manchester?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Aberdare to Manchester without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Aberdare to Manchester.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Aberdare and Manchester?

    The distance between Aberdare and Manchester is 132 miles.

    Distance: 132 miles
  • What time is the first train from Aberdare to Manchester?

    The first train from Aberdare to Manchester departs at .

    What time is the last train from Aberdare to Manchester?

    The last train from Aberdare to Manchester departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Aberdare to Manchester timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdare to Manchester for Monday 24th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
15:5220:194h 27m, 2 changes
16:2221:074h 45m, 2 changes
16:5221:545h 2m, 3 changes
17:2222:154h 53m, 2 changes
17:5223:245h 32m, 4 changes
18:5223:504h 58m, 2 changes
19:5201:285h 36m, 3 changes
05:5111:005h 9m, 2 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Manchester to Aberdare.

How to find cheap train tickets from Aberdare to Manchester

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1 monthin advance
from£29
2 weeksin advance
from£34
1 weekin advance
from£44

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.