Discover Virgin Trains and you will perhaps discover the most efficient and comfortable way to travel from Manchester to London by train. Revel in Britain’s picturesque landscapes as you wind your way to the heart of England 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 Piccadilly station each day, you’re destined to get from Manchester to London by train at the precise moment you need to.
Awaiting you is London, a major metropolis with an extensive historical and cultural background. Take your time as there is much to see and do in the UK capital. Popular attractions include the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben Clock Tower, Buckingham Palace and St. Paul’s Cathedral. For the more adventurous, ride the London Eye Observation Wheel along the Thames River which offers a spectacular bird’s-eye view of this royal city.
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: