It takes an average of 6h 16m to travel from Bath Spa to Manchester Piccadilly by train, over a distance of around 145 miles (234 km). There are normally 101 trains per day travelling from Bath Spa to Manchester Piccadilly and tickets for this journey start from £35.40 when you book in advance.
From 3h 21m
145 miles (234 km)
101 trains per day
Thinking about taking the train from Bath Spa to Manchester Piccadilly? We've got you covered.
It usually takes around 6 hours 16 minutes to travel the 145 miles (234 km) from Bath Spa to Manchester Piccadilly by train, although you can get there in as little as 3 hours 21 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 101 trains per day running on this route. You'll need to make 1 change along the way as there aren't any direct services on this line. You're likely to be travelling with Avanti West Coast, Great Western Railway or Transport for Wales to Manchester Piccadilly. As the main train operators on this route, all offer plenty of space for luggage and comfortable seating as standard.
Book train tickets from Bath Spa to Manchester Piccadilly in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from £35.40. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices in our Journey Planner, for example when you travel at Off-Peak times or use a Railcard.
If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Manchester Piccadilly by train, or check our timetable above to view live train times.
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