Discover Virgin Trains, and you will perhaps discover the most efficient and comfortable way to travel from London to Manchester by train. Revel in Britain’s picturesque landscapes as you wind your way northwest to the “second city of the United Kingdom” in style.
Capable of reaching top speeds of up to 200 km/h, Virgin’s innovative tilting Pendolino trains can cover the distance in a little more than 2 hours. With several departures leaving the Euston station each day, you’re destined to get from London to Manchester by train at the precise moment you need to.
Once a textile industry powerhouse, Manchester thrives today in a number of areas such as the performing arts, media broadcasting, architecture, and transportation, just to name a few. Along with the revered Manchester United Football Club, the city is also home to the Imperial War Museum North, Albert Square and the soaring Beetham Tower Skyscraper.
Buy your convenient Virgin Trains e-ticket here and it will be emailed directly to you in just a short time. When booking, you will notice that this ticket is called a ‘Ticket on Departure & Reservation’. Simply use the ticket collection reference # provided in the email we send you to collect your actual train ticket from a self-service ticket machine in Britain.
When booking your ‘Ticket on Departure & Reservation’, the following fare options may be available: