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Getting from Wilmslow to Manchester by train

Situated in the county of Manchestershire, Wilmslow and Manchester are a mere 11 miles apart. Whether you're commuting for work, heading out for a day of exploration, or heading to a football game, the journey is swift and straightforward.

Cover the distance from Wilmslow to Manchester in just over 15 minutes, with tickets available from £2, making your travel both convenient and budget-friendly.

Find the cheapest train tickets from Wilmslow to Manchester

To ensure your journey doesn't put a strain on your budget, we've got you covered. We're committed to helping you make the most of your money, offering an array of affordable train tickets and exclusive discounts for Railcard holders, seniors and group travellers.

Whether you find yourself travelling during Peak, Off-Peak, or Super Off-Peak hours, rest assured, we'll assist you in securing a ticket at the right price for a departure time that suits your plans.

For those planning a short break, we sweeten the deal with our 2 For 1 offers on attractions and events, adding that extra special touch to your visit without breaking the bank.

We cater to regular travellers and commuters with various money-saving options, from season tickets and benefits to rewarding reward schemes. These choices not only help you cut costs but also present opportunities to upgrade to First Class train tickets.

Travelling in comfort with Avanti

Harness the power of our fast and reliable WiFi to catch up on emails and conveniently recharge your phone with accessible onboard power sockets.

For those seeking budget-friendly options, secure the most economical fare by booking advance tickets tailored to your preferred departure time. Alternatively, if you're venturing on a spur-of-the-moment trip, our Live Train Journey Tracker is at your service to book your next train.

Travelling from Wilmslow?

Located in the heart of Cheshire, Wilmslow exudes charm with scenic countryside, quaint shops and rich historical landmarks.

A standout attraction is the captivating Styal Country Park, offering breathtaking walking trails winding through woodlands and alongside the picturesque River Bollin. Exploring Wilmslow further unveils more boutique shops and cafes, showcasing an array of local products and delectable delicacies.

History enthusiasts will delight in the presence of landmarks like the 19th-century Wilmslow Clock Tower and the Victorian-era St Bartholomew's Church.

Reaching Wilmslow train station is convenient, with various transportation options, including buses, taxis, and private cars. The town boasts excellent connectivity through a network of local roads and highways, ensuring easy access from nearby cities such as Manchester and Liverpool.

Wilmslow Station is well-equipped with facilities, including a ticket office, waiting area, and restrooms. Nearby, visitors can find several shops and cafes, perfect for a quick bite or last-minute essentials before heading to Manchester.

Travelling to Manchester?

Manchester is a dynamic and diverse urban hub, celebrated for its storied cultural history, world-class sports, and vibrant nightlife.

The optimal season to immerse yourself in Manchester's allure is during the summer months. This is when the city comes alive with outdoor events and festivals, including the renowned Parklife.

However, Manchester's charm does extend into the winter months. Football enthusiasts can revel in the season running from August through May, with either Manchester United or Manchester City.

Additionally, various venues, large and small, host indoor gigs, such as Gorilla in the Northern Quarter or the Manchester Academy on Oxford Road.

Upon arrival at Manchester Piccadilly, choose from a range of transportation options, including buses, taxis, and the iconic tram network weaving through the city. The station is well-equipped, featuring a ticket office, multiple waiting areas, restroom facilities, as well as an array of shops and dining outlets.

First Class service

When you arrive in Manchester on a First Class Avanti train, you'll have full use of our First Class Lounge. This is an ideal place to relax and unwind before your train departs.

Additionally, it serves as an excellent meeting point for friends or colleagues before embarking on your journey. Within this space, enjoy a complimentary beverage, use the free and high-speed WiFi to catch up on emails or work on your laptop and unwind in the comfortable seating area.

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