On a typical weekday there are 40 scheduled rail journeys between Manchester Stations and London (All Stations), with 22 of them being direct trains. There are also a further 18 possible journeys which require a change.
The distance by rail from Manchester Stations to London (All Stations) is approximately 162 miles (262 kilometres). The average train journey takes about 2hrs 42 mins.
Avanti West Coast and Transport for Wales and CrossCountry and London North Eastern Railway and First TransPennine Express are the main train operating companies running services between Manchester Stations and London (All Stations).
There are 7 possible routes with the shortest and most direct being Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston. The fastest journey time on this route takes 2hrs 6 mins.