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Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport

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  1. Gatwick Airport
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:28
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:07
    London Bridge
    Platform 10 estimated
    07:07
    London Bridge
    08:10
    London Euston
    08:10
    London Euston
    10:33
    Wilmslow
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:43
    Wilmslow
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:54
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3B estimated
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3B estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  2. Gatwick Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:51
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:22
    London Bridge
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:22
    London Bridge
    08:20
    London Euston
    08:20
    London Euston
    10:50
    Stockport
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:56
    Stockport
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:24
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 4A estimated
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 4A estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  3. Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:50
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:24
    London Bridge
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:24
    London Bridge
    09:20
    London Euston
    09:20
    London Euston
    11:52
    Stockport
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:57
    Stockport
    Platform 4 estimated
    12:29
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3B estimated
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3B estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  4. Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:58
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:47
    London Bridge
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:47
    London Bridge
    09:46
    London Euston
    09:46
    London Euston
    12:14
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:14
    Warrington Bank Quay
    12:44
    Warrington Central
    12:44
    Warrington Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:29
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 4B estimated
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 4B estimated
    4 changes
    Off Peak
  5. Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:47
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:16
    London Bridge
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:16
    London Bridge
    10:19
    London Euston
    10:19
    London Euston
    13:05
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    13:17
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    13:32
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3A estimated
    Manchester Airport
    Platform 3A estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport

  • Train Fares from: £41
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 2 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport by train?

    The average journey time between Gatwick Airport and Manchester Airport is . On an average weekday, there are 17 trains travelling from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport cost?

    Train tickets from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport can start from as little as £41 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 Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport?

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

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

    The distance between Gatwick Airport and Manchester Airport is 177 miles.

    Distance: 177 miles
  • What time is the first train from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport?

    The first train from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport departs at .

    What time is the last train from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport?

    The last train from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport 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.

Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport for Saturday 16th Nov 2019. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
06:2810:544h 26m, 3 changes
06:5111:244h 33m, 3 changes
07:5012:294h 39m, 3 changes
07:5813:295h 31m, 4 changes
08:4713:324h 45m, 3 changes

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport to Manchester Airport

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**Average savings on all 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.