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Trains from Basingstoke to Manchester

Running 15 times a day with CrossCountry*

*Based on scheduled timetable

Take advantage of discounted train tickets up to 15 minutes prior to departure, when you purchase Advance tickets.

Enjoy your journey from Basingstoke to Manchester when you travel with CrossCountry. With no need to worry about traffic, getting lost, or where to park the car, travelling by train is the easiest and most comfortable way to connect with the people and places you love.

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Why CrossCountry?

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  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • 10% TOTUM discount

CrossCountry Trains from Basingstoke to Manchester

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Travelling to Manchester

  • First CrossCountry train - 05:49
  • Last CrossCountry train - 19:49

Travelling from Basingstoke to Manchester

Explore Manchester with CrossCountry. You'll have an easy journey on one of our trains from Basingstoke to Manchester, so you'll arrive refreshed and ready to visit family, get to work, or see the sights. Whether you stay for a day, a weekend or a week is up to you - you won't run out of things to do in Manchester.

Are there direct trains from Basingstoke to Manchester?

Yes, you can travel directly from Basingstoke to Manchester with CrossCountry, without needing to change.

What amenities are available onboard trains from Basingstoke to Manchester?

Trains from Basingstoke to Manchester on the CrossCountry network are designed to get you to your destination comfortably. Choose from a variety of seating options (including table groupings ). On most of our services you can make use of our electric points, subject to availability, and at-seat service offering drinks and light refreshments.

Is WiFi available on trains from Basingstoke to Manchester?

Yes! Surf the web as you would at home with our free on-board WiFi on all our trains from Basingstoke to Manchester.

T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more information.

Where can I find cheap tickets from Basingstoke to Manchester?

We want to connect you to the people and places you love, and we know that getting tickets at the best possible price is an important part of that. We aim to make finding the cheapest tickets as easy as possible. Check out our guide to finding cheap tickets, and keep an eye on our special offers for the latest deals!

Can I use my railcard on trains from Basingstoke to Manchester?

There's a good chance that you can use your railcard on our service from Basingstoke to Manchester. For full information, make sure you check out our Railcards page.

Manchester

For full information about Manchester station, check out our station guide.

Once you have arrived in Manchester

Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!

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