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Milton Keynes Central to Manchester

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    Milton Keynes Central
    Platform 6
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
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    Milton Keynes Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
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    Milton Keynes Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
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    Milton Keynes Central
    Platform 5 estimated
    19:19
    Milton Keynes Central
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:12
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:28
    Stafford
    Platform 5 estimated
    21:24
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
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    Milton Keynes Central
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
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    Milton Keynes Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    01:48
    Milton Keynes Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    02:05
    Northampton
    Platform 3 estimated
    05:41
    Northampton
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:57
    Stafford
    Platform 3 estimated
    07:02
    Stafford
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:59
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 5 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester

  • Train Fares from: £14.50
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  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester by train?

    The average journey time between Milton Keynes Central and Manchester is . On an average weekday, there are 38 trains travelling from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester cost?

    Train tickets from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester can start from as little as £14.50 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 Milton Keynes Central to Manchester?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Milton Keynes Central and Manchester?

    The distance between Milton Keynes Central and Manchester is 117 miles.

    Distance: 117 miles
  • What time is the first train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester?

    The first train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester departs at .

    What time is the last train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester?

    The last train from Milton Keynes Central 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.

Milton Keynes Central to Manchester timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester for Friday 28th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
16:5018:271h 37m, direct
17:5019:271h 37m, direct
18:5020:271h 37m, direct
19:1921:242h 5m, 1 change
19:5021:281h 38m, direct
01:4807:596h 11m, 2 changes

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester

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