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London to Salford

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  1. on time
    London Euston
    05:27
    London Euston
    07:27
    Crewe
    Platform 11 estimated
    07:44
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:23
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    08:35
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    08:45
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:50
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:53
    Salford Central
    Platform 2
    on time
    Salford Central
    Platform 2
    3 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    London Euston
    06:16
    London Euston
    08:27
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    08:27
    Manchester Piccadilly
    09:05
    Manchester Victoria
    09:05
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:08
    Salford Central
    Platform 2
    on time
    Salford Central
    Platform 2
    2 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    London Euston
    06:36
    London Euston
    08:50
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    09:01
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    09:11
    Salford Crescent
    Platform 2
    on time
    Salford Crescent
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak
  4. on time
    London Euston
    06:55
    London Euston
    09:05
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    09:18
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    09:26
    Salford Crescent
    Platform 2
    on time
    Salford Crescent
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    London Euston
    07:20
    London Euston
    09:27
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    09:27
    Manchester Piccadilly
    10:05
    Manchester Victoria
    10:05
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 5 estimated
    10:08
    Salford Central
    Platform 2
    on time
    Salford Central
    Platform 2
    2 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    London Euston
    07:35
    London Euston
    09:50
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    10:00
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    10:10
    Salford Crescent
    Platform 2
    on time
    Salford Crescent
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from London to Salford

  • Train Fares from: £25
  • Fastest route:
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  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from London to Salford by train?

    The average journey time between London and Salford is . On an average weekday, there are 66 trains travelling from London to Salford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from London to Salford by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from London to Salford cost?

    Train tickets from London to Salford can start from as little as £25 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 London to Salford?

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

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between London and Salford?

    The distance between London and Salford is 164 miles.

    Distance: 164 miles
  • What time is the first train from London to Salford?

    The first train from London to Salford departs at .

    What time is the last train from London to Salford?

    The last train from London to Salford 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.

Find journey information for Salford to London

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