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Manchester Airport to Huddersfield by train

It takes an average of 1h 6m to travel from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield by train, over a distance of around 28 miles (45 km). There are normally 32 trains per day travelling from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield and tickets for this journey start from £9.10 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 49m
PriceFrom £9.10
Distance28 miles (45 km)
Frequency32 trains per day
First train03:19
Last train00:38
Departure stationManchester Airport
Arrival stationHuddersfield
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsTransPennine Express

Manchester Airport to Huddersfield train times

Check out the next trains departing from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield for Tuesday 23rd August 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
11:28 12:40 1h 12m, 1 change
11:40 12:45 1h 5m, direct
12:10 13:08 58m, 1 change
12:28 13:38 1h 10m, 1 change
12:40 13:45 1h 5m, direct
13:10 14:08 58m, 1 change
13:40 14:45 1h 5m, direct
14:10 15:08 58m, 1 change
14:28 15:40 1h 12m, 1 change
14:40 15:45 1h 5m, direct

Taking the train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield in 49 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 1 hour 34 minutes to travel the 28 miles (45 km) from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield by train, although you can get there in as little as 49 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 32 trains per day running on this route. You won't need to worry about making any changes along the way either as direct trains are available. During your journey, you'll either be travelling with Transport for Wales or TransPennine Express, as they are the main operators of services on this route.

Book train tickets from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from £9.10. 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 Huddersfield by train, or check our timetable above to view live train times.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield take?

The average journey time by train between Manchester Airport and Huddersfield is 1 hour and 6 minutes, with around 32 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Manchester Airport and Huddersfield by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield is 49 minutes.

How much does the train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield cost?

Train ticket prices from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield can start from as little as £9.10 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield without having to change trains. There are 32 direct trains from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield leave?

The first train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield leaves at 03:19. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield leave?

The last train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield leaves at 00:38. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Manchester Airport and Huddersfield by train?

Trains travelling from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield cover a distance of around 28 miles (45 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield

Train tickets from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield start at £9.10 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Manchester Airport to Huddersfield is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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