294 km
Departure station:
Manchester city centre, City of Manchester, United Kingdom
Manchester city centre, City of Manchester, United Kingdom
Arrival station:
Kings Cross Local authority , London Borough of Camden, United Kingdom
Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London N1C 4QP, UK, London, United Kingdom
London NW1 2DU, UK, London, United Kingdom
20 Stainer St, London SE1 9RL, London, United Kingdom
Praed St, Paddington, London, London, United Kingdom
Melcombe Pl, Marylebone, London NW1 6JJ, London, United Kingdom
Victoria St, Victoria, London SW1E 5ND, London, United Kingdom
Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Avanti West Coast
High-speed train
1 hrs 59 min
Train with 1 change
8 hrs 58 min

You are definitely going to enjoy your travel from beautifully rich Manchester to the many-sided UK capital, London, as a comfortable InterCity-Express high-speed train is your option. The maximum speed of 200 kph (124 mph), 300 km (186 mi), and 2 hours of a tranquil ride with picture-perfect scenery will accompany you. All Manchester to London high-speed trains offer spacious seats, power outlets, WC’s, food, drinks, and a big amount of daily departures which are up to 50. Check the detailed Manchester to London timetable train schedule and book the best train tickets with Rail Ninja.

What trains go from Manchester to London?

You can choose between 3 types of trains when traveling from Manchester to London: Avanti West Coast train with 1 change, LNER train with 1 change, and the fastest one, InterCity-Express high-speed train. The last one is perfect option if you want to get to the English capital within 2 hours. And with 105 daily departures in total, it will be easy to adjust your plans and pick the most convenient departure time.

Is there a direct train from Manchester to London?

Yes, there is. As one of the major and busiest routes in England, Manchester to London is served by a direct Avanti West Coast high-speed train. Being the fastest and most comfortable train option, InterCity-Express train arrives in London only in 2 hours 3 minutes.

Timetable & Train information

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Shortest travel time:
1 hrs 59 min
Longest travel time:
8 hrs 58 min