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Manchester to Norwich

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  1. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6
    16:55
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6
    19:03
    London Euston
    Platform 13
    19:03
    London Euston
    20:00
    London Liverpool Street
    20:00
    London Liverpool Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    21:50
    Norwich
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Norwich
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6
    17:35
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6
    19:39
    London Euston
    19:39
    London Euston
    20:30
    London Liverpool Street
    20:30
    London Liverpool Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    22:29
    Norwich
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Norwich
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Norwich
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    18:55
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    21:20
    London Euston
    21:20
    London Euston
    22:30
    London Liverpool Street
    22:30
    London Liverpool Street
    Platform 8 estimated
    00:36
    Norwich
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Norwich
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    19:19
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    20:35
    Doncaster
    Platform 3B estimated
    20:48
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:49
    Peterborough
    Platform 3 estimated
    22:14
    Peterborough
    Platform 6 estimated
    22:47
    Ely
    Platform 2 estimated
    23:12
    Ely
    Platform 1 estimated
    00:13
    Norwich
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Norwich
    Platform 1 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    19:35
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    21:59
    London Euston
    21:59
    London Euston
    23:02
    London Liverpool Street
    23:02
    London Liverpool Street
    Platform 12 estimated
    00:36
    Ipswich
    Platform 2B estimated
    00:55
    Ipswich
    02:10
    Norwich
    on time
    Norwich
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    19:38
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    19:58
    Warrington Central
    Platform 2
    19:58
    Warrington Central
    20:27
    Warrington Bank Quay
    20:27
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:42
    London Euston
    22:42
    London Euston
    23:30
    London Liverpool Street
    23:30
    London Liverpool Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    00:50
    Ipswich
    Platform 2 estimated
    00:55
    Ipswich
    02:10
    Norwich
    on time
    Norwich
    5 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    20:35
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    22:59
    London Euston
    22:59
    London Euston
    23:51
    London Kings Cross
    23:51
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    01:25
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:50
    Cambridge
    Platform 6 estimated
    10:13
    Norwich
    Platform 3 estimated
    Norwich
    Platform 3 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  9. Manchester Victoria
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:57
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:47
    Leeds
    Platform 15B estimated
    10:05
    Leeds
    Platform 9 estimated
    11:40
    Peterborough
    Platform 1 estimated
    11:50
    Peterborough
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:31
    Ely
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:07
    Ely
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:13
    Norwich
    Platform 3 estimated
    Norwich
    Platform 3 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  10. Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:27
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:57
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1A estimated
    11:22
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 8A estimated
    13:51
    Ely
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:07
    Ely
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:13
    Norwich
    Platform 2B estimated
    Norwich
    Platform 2B estimated
    2 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Manchester to Norwich

  • Train Fares from: £21.60
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Manchester to Norwich by train?

    The average journey time between Manchester and Norwich is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 22 trains per day travelling from Manchester to Norwich. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Manchester to Norwich?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Manchester to Norwich without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Manchester to Norwich.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Manchester and Norwich?

    The distance between Manchester and Norwich is 159 miles.

    Distance: 159 miles
  • What time is the first train from Manchester to Norwich?

    The first train from Manchester to Norwich departs at .

    What time is the last train from Manchester to Norwich?

    The last train from Manchester to Norwich 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 Norwich to Manchester

How to find cheap train tickets from Manchester to Norwich

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from£29
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from£37.20
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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.