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Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton by train

It takes an average of 2h 37m to travel from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton by train, over a distance of around 54 miles (87 km). There are normally 89 trains per day travelling from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton and tickets for this journey start from £11 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 25m
PriceFrom £11
Distance54 miles (87 km)
Frequency89 trains per day
First train02:53
Last train01:13
Departure stationManchester Airport
Arrival stationWolverhampton
Changes1 change
Train operatorsCrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales

Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton train times

Check out the next trains departing from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton for Thursday 17th June 2021 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.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
04:25 On timemanchester airport06:38 On timewolverhamptonnorthern PeakGet tickets2h 13m, 1 change
05:45 On timemanchester airport07:27 On timewolverhamptonPlat. 1A estimatednorthern PeakGet tickets1h 42m, 1 change
05:54 manchester airport07:39 On timewolverhamptonPlat. 3B estimatedtranspennine express PeakGet tickets1h 45m, 1 change
06:10 manchester airport07:58 On timewolverhamptonPlat. 1A estimatedtranspennine express PeakGet tickets1h 48m, 2 changes
07:04 On timemanchester airport08:34 On timewolverhamptonPlat. 2A estimatednorthern PeakGet tickets1h 30m, 1 change
08:02 On timemanchester airport09:28 wolverhamptonPlat. 2A estimatednorthern PeakGet tickets1h 26m, 1 change
09:02 manchester airport10:30 wolverhamptonPlat. 2A estimatednorthern PeakGet tickets1h 28m, 1 change
09:27 manchester airport11:27 wolverhamptonPlat. 4A estimatednorthern PeakGet tickets2h 0m, 2 changes
10:02 manchester airport11:34 wolverhamptonPlat. 2A estimatednorthern Off PeakGet tickets1h 32m, 1 change
10:28 manchester airport12:27 wolverhamptonPlat. 4A estimatednorthern Off PeakGet tickets1h 59m, 2 changes

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton? 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 Wolverhampton take?

The average journey time by train between Manchester Airport and Wolverhampton is 2 hours and 37 minutes, with around 89 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 Wolverhampton by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton is 1 hour and 25 minutes.

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

Train ticket prices from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton can start from as little as £11 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 Wolverhampton?

No, there are no direct train services from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton. Travelling from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

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

The first train from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton leaves at 02:53. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton leaves at 01:13. 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 Wolverhampton by train?

Trains travelling from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton cover a distance of around 54 miles (87 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton

Train tickets from Manchester Airport to Wolverhampton start at £11 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, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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Consider a Season Ticket

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