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  1. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 4A
    18:40
    Nottingham
    Platform 4A
    19:39
    Sheffield
    Platform 7
    20:11
    Sheffield
    Platform 6A estimated
    21:04
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 5B
    19:10
    Nottingham
    Platform 5B
    19:58
    Tamworth
    Platform 4
    20:15
    Tamworth
    Platform 1
    21:19
    Crewe
    Platform 7 estimated
    21:31
    Crewe
    Platform 6
    22:19
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 6A
    20:10
    Nottingham
    Platform 6A
    20:30
    Derby
    Platform 3A estimated
    20:40
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    21:34
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 2
    21:45
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 2
    22:26
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 8 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 5 estimated
    21:21
    Nottingham
    Platform 5 estimated
    21:30
    East Midlands Parkway
    Platform 2 estimated
    23:17
    East Midlands Parkway
    Platform 1 estimated
    00:12
    Sheffield
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:09
    Sheffield
    Platform 8A estimated
    07:02
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  5. Nottingham
    Platform 3B estimated
    06:32
    Nottingham
    Platform 3B estimated
    07:29
    Sheffield
    Platform 7 estimated
    08:08
    Sheffield
    Platform 6A estimated
    09:02
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  6. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 7A estimated
    06:43
    Nottingham
    Platform 7A estimated
    07:05
    Derby
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:17
    Derby
    Platform 5B estimated
    08:00
    Sheffield
    Platform 8 estimated
    08:08
    Sheffield
    Platform 6A estimated
    09:02
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  7. Nottingham
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:05
    Nottingham
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:32
    Derby
    Platform 3A estimated
    07:40
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    08:32
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:44
    Stoke-on-trent
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:24
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  8. Nottingham
    Platform 7 estimated
    07:11
    Nottingham
    Platform 7 estimated
    07:24
    East Midlands Parkway
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:29
    East Midlands Parkway
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:24
    Sheffield
    Platform 5A estimated
    08:33
    Sheffield
    Platform 2C estimated
    09:55
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 3 estimated
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  9. Nottingham
    Platform 3C estimated
    07:45
    Nottingham
    Platform 3C estimated
    08:42
    Sheffield
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:14
    Sheffield
    Platform 2C estimated
    10:36
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 3 estimated
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Nottingham to Manchester

  • Train Fares from: £8
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Nottingham to Manchester by train?

    The average journey time between Nottingham and Manchester is . On an average weekday, there are 32 trains travelling from Nottingham to Manchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Nottingham to Manchester by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Nottingham to Manchester cost?

    Train tickets from Nottingham to Manchester can start from as little as £8 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 Nottingham to Manchester?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Nottingham and Manchester?

    The distance between Nottingham and Manchester is 58 miles.

    Distance: 58 miles
  • What time is the first train from Nottingham to Manchester?

    The first train from Nottingham to Manchester departs at .

    What time is the last train from Nottingham to Manchester?

    The last train from Nottingham 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.

Nottingham to Manchester timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Nottingham to Manchester for Sunday 5th Apr 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
18:4021:042h 24m, 1 change
19:1022:193h 9m, 2 changes
20:1022:262h 16m, 2 changes
21:2107:029h 41m, 2 changes
06:3209:022h 30m, 1 change
06:4309:022h 19m, 2 changes
07:0509:242h 19m, 2 changes
07:1109:552h 44m, 2 changes
07:4510:362h 51m, 1 change

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Nottingham to Manchester

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
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