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Gloucester to Manchester

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  1. on time
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    04:37
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    05:13
    Worcester Shrub Hill
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:30
    Worcester Shrub Hill
    Platform 1B
    06:16
    Smethwick Galton Bridge
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:31
    Smethwick Galton Bridge
    Platform 3 estimated
    06:43
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:10
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:23
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    04:37
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    05:13
    Worcester Shrub Hill
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:25
    Worcester Shrub Hill
    Platform 1B estimated
    07:10
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 10B estimated
    07:31
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9B estimated
    09:00
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:00
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:36
    Worcester Shrub Hill
    Platform 1A estimated
    07:05
    Worcester Shrub Hill
    Platform 1B estimated
    07:46
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    08:04
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    08:56
    Crewe
    Platform 11 estimated
    09:11
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:46
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Gloucester
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:24
    Gloucester
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:32
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:41
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:00
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:45
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:45
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    08:57
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 5B estimated
    10:24
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  6. on time
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:22
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:31
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:40
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:00
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. on time
    Gloucester
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:49
    Gloucester
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:45
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    09:57
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 7B estimated
    11:24
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. on time
    Gloucester
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:17
    Gloucester
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:25
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:40
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:00
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. on time
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:49
    Gloucester
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:45
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    10:57
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 6B estimated
    12:24
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  10. on time
    Gloucester
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:21
    Gloucester
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:30
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:40
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:00
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Gloucester to Manchester

  • Train Fares from: £22.40
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from Gloucester to Manchester by train?

    The average journey time between Gloucester and Manchester is . On an average weekday, there are 101 trains travelling from Gloucester to Manchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

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

    Train tickets from Gloucester to Manchester can start from as little as £22.40 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 Gloucester to Manchester?

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

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

    The distance between Gloucester and Manchester is 112 miles.

    Distance: 112 miles
  • What time is the first train from Gloucester to Manchester?

    The first train from Gloucester to Manchester departs at .

    What time is the last train from Gloucester to Manchester?

    The last train from Gloucester 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.

Gloucester to Manchester timetable

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

DepartsArrivesDuration
04:3708:233h 46m, 3 changes
04:3709:004h 23m, 2 changes
06:0009:463h 46m, 3 changes
07:2410:002h 36m, 1 change
07:4510:242h 39m, 1 change
08:2211:002h 38m, 1 change
08:4911:242h 35m, 1 change
09:1712:002h 43m, 1 change
09:4912:242h 35m, 1 change
10:2113:002h 39m, 1 change

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Gloucester to Manchester

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2 weeksin advance
from£28
1 weekin advance
from£28
today
from£43.70

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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.