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Trains to Manchester Piccadilly

Visiting Manchester Piccadilly

Manchester Piccadilly is the city's main train station, with a connecting tram station beneath it. It's a 12-minute walk from Manchester Metropolitan University and 14 minutes' walk from the University of Manchester campus. Take tram line A for Old Trafford football stadium (home of Manchester United F.C.). For Manchester Airport: trains depart around every 5 to 10 minutes (around a 20-minute journey). Trains run to Leeds 4 times an hour, and to London Euston, Liverpool Lime Street and Sheffield 3 times an hour. There are twice hourly services to Birmingham New Street, and hourly trains to Bristol Temple Meads.

Manchester Piccadilly Live Departures & Arrivals

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly

Last updated
Due Destination
Delayed 23m
17:38 Exp 18:01
14 East Midlands Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
Delayed 9m
17:50 Exp 17:59
13 TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
17:59
2 Northern
Huddersfield
Delayed 2m
17:59 Exp 18:01
13 Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:01
4 Northern
Crewe via Stockport
On Time
18:01
14 Northern
Barrow-in-Furness
On Time
18:05
3 Northern
Manchester Piccadilly via Glossop & Hadfield
On Time
18:05
14 TransPennine Express
Middlesbrough
On Time
18:05
4 CrossCountry
Birmingham New Street via Stoke-on-Trent
On Time
18:07
9 TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:09
14 Northern
Liverpool Lime Street
On Time
18:09
2 Northern
Rose Hill Marple via Guide Bridge
On Time
18:11
3 Northern
Buxton
On Time
18:13
13 Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:15
6 Virgin Trains
London Euston
On Time
18:17
1 TransPennine Express
Leeds
On Time
18:17
13 Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:18
14 Northern
Southport via Bolton
On Time
18:19
1 Northern
Chinley via Bredbury
On Time
18:19
9 TransPennine Express
Cleethorpes
Delayed 7m
18:20 Exp 18:27
13 TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:24
11 Northern
Hazel Grove
On Time
18:25
13 TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:26
14 TransPennine Express
Edinburgh
On Time
18:27
5 CrossCountry
Bournemouth via Stoke-on-Trent
On Time
18:27
2 Northern
Hadfield
On Time
18:29
8 Arriva Trains Wales
Carmarthen via Shrewsbury
On Time
18:31
14 Northern
Blackpool North
On Time
18:32
2 Northern
New Mills Central via Bredbury
On Time
18:34
1 Northern
Rose Hill Marple via Guide Bridge
On Time
18:34
12 Northern
Crewe via Manchester Airport
On Time
18:35
7 Virgin Trains
London Euston
On Time
18:35
14 TransPennine Express
York
On Time
18:37
13 Northern
Alderley Edge
Delayed 12m
18:38 Exp 18:50
- East Midlands Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
On Time
18:41
5 Northern
Chester via Northwich
On Time
18:42
13 East Midlands Trains
Norwich
On Time
18:43
14 Arriva Trains Wales
Chester via Warrington
On Time
18:44
5 Northern
Stoke-on-Trent
On Time
18:47
1 TransPennine Express
Hull
On Time
18:48
14 Northern
Blackpool North
On Time
18:49
9 Northern
Buxton
On Time
18:49
2 Northern
Sheffield via New Mills Central
On Time
18:51
13 TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:55
6 Virgin Trains
London Euston via Wilmslow
On Time
18:59
13 Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:59
- Northern
Hadfield
On Time
19:01
- Northern
Preston
On Time
19:01
- Northern
Crewe via Stockport
On Time
19:05
- TransPennine Express
Middlesbrough
On Time
19:05
- CrossCountry
Bristol Temple Meads via Stoke-on-Trent
On Time
19:07
- TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:09
- Northern
Liverpool Lime Street
On Time
19:09
- Northern
Rose Hill Marple via Guide Bridge
On Time
19:11
- Northern
Buxton
On Time
19:13
- Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:15
- Virgin Trains
London Euston
On Time
19:17
- TransPennine Express
Leeds
On Time
19:17
- Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:18
- Northern
Wigan North Western via Bolton
On Time
19:19
- Northern
New Mills Central via Bredbury
On Time
19:19
- TransPennine Express
Cleethorpes
On Time
19:21
- TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:24
- Northern
Hazel Grove
On Time
19:26
- TransPennine Express
Glasgow Central
On Time
19:27
- CrossCountry
Southampton Central via Stoke-on-Trent
On Time
19:29
- TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:29
- Northern
Hadfield
On Time
19:31
- Northern
Wilmslow
On Time
19:31
- Arriva Trains Wales
Fishguard Harbour
On Time
19:31
- Northern
Blackpool North
On Time
19:35
- TransPennine Express
York
On Time
19:38
- East Midlands Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
On Time
19:38
- Northern
Alderley Edge
On Time
19:39
- Northern
Rose Hill Marple via Guide Bridge
On Time
19:40
- Northern
Chester via Northwich
On Time
19:42
- East Midlands Trains
Nottingham
On Time
19:44
- Northern
Stoke-on-Trent
On Time
19:47
- TransPennine Express
Hull
On Time
19:47
- Northern
Buxton
On Time
19:47
- Northern
Blackpool North
On Time
19:49
- Northern
Sheffield via New Mills Central
On Time
19:50
- TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:52
- Arriva Trains Wales
Chester via Warrington

Trains to Manchester Piccadilly

Last updated XX_ARRIVALS_LAST_UPDATED_XX
Due Origin
Delayed 23m
17:37 Exp 18:00
14 East Midlands Trains
Norwich
Delayed 9m
17:49 Exp 17:58
13 TransPennine Express
Newcastle
On Time
17:54
2 Northern
Huddersfield
On Time
17:56
3 Northern
Buxton
Delayed 2m
17:57 Exp 18:00
13 Northern
Blackpool North
On Time
17:58
1 Northern
New Mills Central
Delayed 4m
17:59 Exp 18:03
5 CrossCountry
Birmingham New Street
On Time
17:59
14 Northern
Manchester Airport
Delayed 2m
18:01 Exp 18:03
3 Northern
Manchester Piccadilly
On Time
18:02
9 TransPennine Express
Cleethorpes
On Time
18:03
14 TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
Delayed 2m
18:05 Exp 18:07
7 Virgin Trains
London Euston
On Time
18:07
1 TransPennine Express
Leeds
On Time
18:08
14 Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:11
13 Northern
Liverpool Lime Street
On Time
18:11
9 TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
Delayed 13m
18:13 Exp 18:26
8 Arriva Trains Wales
Carmarthen
On Time
18:15
13 Northern
Preston
On Time
18:17
14 Northern
Alderley Edge
Delayed 7m
18:19 Exp 18:26
13 TransPennine Express
Middlesbrough
On Time
18:22
12 Northern
Crewe
Delayed 6m
18:23 Exp 18:29
1 Northern
Rose Hill Marple
On Time
18:23
13 TransPennine Express
Glasgow Central
Delayed 24m
18:24 Exp 18:48
4 CrossCountry
Bournemouth
On Time
18:25
14 TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:27
6 Virgin Trains
London Euston
On Time
18:27
13 Arriva Trains Wales
Llandudno
On Time
18:28
4 Northern
Manchester Piccadilly
On Time
18:30
5 Northern
Chester
Delayed 6m
18:31 Exp 18:37
2 Northern
Sheffield
On Time
18:33
14 TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:36
9 Northern
Buxton
On Time
18:36
13 Northern
Wigan North Western
Delayed 12m
18:38 Exp 18:50
- East Midlands Trains
Nottingham
On Time
18:40
1 TransPennine Express
Hull
On Time
18:40
8 Northern
Hazel Grove
On Time
18:41
13 East Midlands Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
On Time
18:43
11 Northern
Crewe
On Time
18:45
13 Northern
Blackpool North
On Time
18:46
3 Northern
Manchester Piccadilly
On Time
18:46
14 Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:48
7 Virgin Trains
London Euston
On Time
18:49
13 TransPennine Express
Newcastle
On Time
18:52
2 Northern
Rose Hill Marple
On Time
18:54
5 Northern
Stoke-on-Trent
On Time
18:54
2 Northern
Huddersfield
On Time
18:56
10 Northern
Buxton
On Time
18:57
13 Northern
Blackpool North
On Time
18:58
- Northern
New Mills Central
On Time
18:59
- Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
18:59
- CrossCountry
Birmingham New Street
On Time
19:01
- Northern
Manchester Piccadilly
On Time
19:02
- TransPennine Express
Cleethorpes
On Time
19:03
- TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:05
- Virgin Trains
London Euston
On Time
19:07
- Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:08
- TransPennine Express
Leeds
On Time
19:11
- Northern
Liverpool Lime Street
On Time
19:11
- TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:13
- Arriva Trains Wales
Milford Haven
On Time
19:15
- Northern
Preston
On Time
19:16
- Northern
Rose Hill Marple
On Time
19:17
- Northern
Alderley Edge
On Time
19:19
- TransPennine Express
Middlesbrough
On Time
19:21
- Northern
Manchester Piccadilly
On Time
19:21
- Northern
Crewe
On Time
19:23
- Arriva Trains Wales
Llandudno
On Time
19:24
- CrossCountry
Bournemouth
On Time
19:25
- TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:27
- Virgin Trains
London Euston
On Time
19:27
- TransPennine Express
Edinburgh
On Time
19:30
- Northern
Chester
On Time
19:33
- Northern
Sheffield
On Time
19:33
- TransPennine Express
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:36
- Northern
Hazel Grove
On Time
19:36
- Northern
Wigan North Western
On Time
19:37
- East Midlands Trains
Norwich
On Time
19:39
- Northern
Crewe
On Time
19:40
- TransPennine Express
Hull
On Time
19:41
- East Midlands Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
On Time
19:45
- Virgin Trains
London Euston
On Time
19:46
- Northern
Rose Hill Marple
On Time
19:46
- Northern
Manchester Airport
On Time
19:49
- TransPennine Express
Newcastle
On Time
19:51
- Northern
Hadfield
On Time
19:53
- Arriva Trains Wales
Chester
On Time
19:54
- Northern
Stoke-on-Trent
Data sourced from Network Railuztzyqwbebbd, National Rail Enquiries, Transport for London.

Manchester Piccadilly Station Map

Facilities & Services at Manchester Piccadilly

Manchester Piccadilly is a station in Greater Manchester operated by Network Rail. This station has ticket machines and ticket-on-departure is available. Thankfully, there are toilets - and accessible toilets - also there are baby changing facilities. There's a newsagent as well as a mini supermarket and a pharmacy and a few high street shops too. There are web kiosks at the station. All platforms are step free accessible. There's at least one cashpoint. The station is staffed full time. There is a long stay car park with 856 spaces available and there is a short stay car park with 47 spaces available at this station. There are 43 spaces to lock up your bike as well. There is a staffed ticket office and it is open at the following times - Monday - Friday: 04:30 - 22:30, Saturday: 04:30 - 22:30, Sunday: 07:00 - 22:30.

Address
Manchester Piccadilly station, Piccadilly Station Approach, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M60 7RA
Operator
Network Rail
Staffing Level
Full time
CCTV
Yes
Customer Information Systems
Departure Screens, Announcements, Arrival Screens
Ticket Office
Location:

Concourse, mezzanine, VIP point, outside ticket office

Opening Hours
Monday - Friday: 04:30 - 22:30
Saturday: 04:30 - 22:30
Sunday: 07:00 - 22:30
Advance tickets counter: Monday to Saturday 09:00 - 19:00 Sunday 11:00 - 19:00
Ticket Machines
Yes
Prepurchase Collection
Yes
Smartcards
Issued
No
Validators
No
Customer Services

Please see any member of staff or go to the Network Rail Station Reception situated near to WH Smith on the Fairfield Street mezzanine level - a buzz button is available if reception closed

Left Luggage
Yes
020 8090 9935
For more information visit Left Baggage
Lost Property
0330 024 0215
Opening Hours
Monday - Friday: 09:00 - 17:30
First Class Lounge

Location

Above the information point (opposite the ticket office) on the main concourse - Lift available

Tickets Accepted

Virgin Only First tickets - Virgin First Open or Virgin Advance First tickets. You can only enter the lounge on the travel date shown on your ticket.

Facilities

Dedicated business areas are fully equipped with telephone points, desks, fax photocopier and modem facilities, screens with updated train information.

Refreshments

Tea, coffee, soft drinks.

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is available

Showers

Showers are not available

Monday - Friday: 06:00 - 19:30
Saturday: 08:00 - 18:00
Sunday: 09:30 - 19:30
Seated Area
No

Available throughout the station.

Waiting Rooms
Monday - Sunday: 24 Hours
Trolleys
Yes
Refreshment facilities
Yes
Coffee shop Buffet Coffee kiosk Cold drinks vending machine Hot drinks vending machine Food vending machine Public House/Bar Food outlet (Seating available) Food outlet (Seating unavailable)
Toilets
Yes

Baby changing facilities are available at the south central concourse and satellite lounge toilet facility.

Baby changing facilities
Yes
Showers
No
Pay phones
Yes
Cards and Coins
Public Wi-Fi
Yes
Wi-fi available - BT Wifi
Web Kiosk
Monday - Friday: 24 Hours
Saturday: 24 Hours
Sunday: 24 Hours
Postbox
No
Post box facilities are no longer available.
Tourist Information Office
No
ATM Machine
Yes
Located on main concourse, platform 10 and Fairfield Street mezzanine level and Fairifeld Street.
Bureau de Change
No
Shops
Yes
News agent Wide range of shops Mini supermarket Pharmacy Convenience store High street shops Off Licence Passport Photo Booth
Helpline

Please contact your train operator giving at least 24 hours notice where possible:

Arriva Trains Wales - 0845 300 3005, textphone 0845 744 3367
CrossCountry - 0844 811 0125, textphone 0844 811 0126
East Midlands Trains - 0845 712 5678, textphone 18001 0845 712 5678
Northern Rail - 0845 000 0125, textphone 0845 605 0600
TransPennine Express - 0800 107 2149, textphone 0800 107 2061
Virgin Trains - 0845 744 3366, textphone 0845 744 3367

Monday - Sunday: 24 Hours
Step Free Access
Whole Station
Customer Help Points
Yes

Located in satellite lounge by the side of the lift and outside the entrance to the toilets on the South Concourse.

The train information point is located on the main concourse.Station reception, Fairfield Street mezzanine level near to W.H Smith.

Staff Help
Manchester Piccadilly station is open 24-hours a day and 7-days a week. Mobility assistance is available booked through the relevant Train Operating Company. Please see the Network Rail Website for contact information.
Monday - Sunday: 24 Hours
Induction Loop
Yes
Accessible Ticket Machines
Yes

Accessible ticket machines available

Accessible Booking Office Counter
Yes
In the main travel centre
Ramp for Train Access
Yes
Accessible Taxis
Unknown

Taxi rank outside Fairfield Street entrance - available 05:00 until 02:00

Accessible Public Telephones
Unknown
Normal height public telephones are on the main concourse but are of an accessible height.
National Key Toilets
Yes

Accessible toilets are available on the main concourse and satellite lounge near platforms 13/14. Use the radar key or contact a member of staff for further directions.

Ticket Gate
Yes

Ticket gates are in place for platforms 4-7

Impaired Mobility Pick-up Points
Yes

Available only at Fairfield Street entrance with dropped kerb and lift to main station.

Wheelchair Loan
Yes
Bicycle Parking
Yes
Storage Location
Fairfield Street, Ducie Street, station front entrance
Storage Spaces
43
Storage Sheltered
No
Storage CCTV
No
Car Park
Long Stay
Operator
APCOA Parking (UK) Limited
Phone number
08719774222
Address
Boad Street, Manchester, M60 7RT
Opening hours
Monday - Friday: 24 Hours
Saturday: 24 Hours
Sunday: 24 Hours
Number of spaces
856
Charges
Yes
Car Park
Short stay / Drop off
Operator
APCOA
Address
Fairfield Street
Opening hours
Monday - Sunday: 24 Hours
Number of spaces
47
Charges
Yes

Short Stay Car Park (including drop off/pick up point) is located within the Fairfield Street Entrance.

Car park is free for first 20 minutes.

Location for Rail Replacement Services

Pick Up / Drop at the bus stops on Station Approach

Taxi Rank
Yes

Taxis are available at the Fairfield Street exit of the station. It closes between 02:00 - 05:00.

Bus Services
Yes

Onward travel map can be found here.


BUS JOURNEYS FROM MANCHESTER PICCADILLY

'First' and 'Stagecoach' operate a network of frequent local bus routes around Manchester city and Greater Manchester. For route maps and timetables:

www.firstgroup.com/ukbus and www.stagecoachbus.com

Buy a Manchester PLUSBUS ticket with your train ticket, for discount price unlimited bus travel around the city. For details: www.plusbus.info

METROSHUTTLE JOURNEYS

The free 'Metroshuttle' bus services link the main rail stations and various attractions in the city centre. Route information and map can be at www.tfgm.com.

Metroshuttle 1

Piccadilly Station - Portland Street (Chinatown) - Peter Street (Manchester Central) - Deansgate (Spinningfields) - Deansgate - Victoria Station - Northern Quarter - Piccadilly Station

Metroshuttle 2

Piccadilly Station - Northern Quarter - Withy Grove (Printworks)- Victoria Station - Deansgate - Deansgate Station - Oxford Road Station - Peter Street (Manchester Central) - Deansgate - Victoria Station - Shudehill - Northern Quarter - Piccadilly Station.

Metroshuttle 3

Piccadilly Station - Portland Street - Charlotte Street (Chinatown) - Cross Street - St Mary's Gate - Deansgate - (Spinningfields, peak times only) - Deansgate (John Rylands Library, peak times only) - John Dalton Street - Cross Street - King Street - New York Street (Chinatown) - Chorlton Street (Central Coach Station) - Piccadilly Station

Timetable


Weekdays Saturday Sunday Public Holidays

Metroshuttle 1

07:00-19:00

Every 10 minutes.

08:30-18:30

Every 10 minutes.

09:30-17:55

Every 12 minutes?

09:30-17:55

Every 12 minutes?

Metroshuttle 2 06:30-18:30

Every 10 minutes.

08:30-18:30

Every 10 minutes.

09:35-18:00

Every 12 minutes.

09:35-18:00

Every 12 minutes.

Metroshuttle 3 07:25-19:20

Every 10 minutes.

08:35-18.25

Every 10 minutes.

09:40-18.05

Every 12 minutes.

09:40-18.05

Every 12 minutes.

For information about all buses in Greater Manchester visit: Transport for Greater Manchester.

METROLINK

Metrolink tram information is below under 'Metro'.

Metro Services
Yes

Metrolink trams from Piccadilly station serve:

  • Bury
  • Rochdale
  • Ashton-under-Lyne
  • Manchester Airport
  • Media City UK
  • Altrincham
  • Disbury
  • Eccles

Further details: www.metrolink.co.uk

Airport
Yes

Nearest Airport is Manchester International Airport approximately 9 - 10 miles away. There are 6 trains an hour during the course of the day, services are limited throughout the night.

Car Hire
Yes

Two agents available within walking distance of the station.

Cycle Hire
Yes

www.bromptonbikehire.com/docks/2322-manchester-piccadilly

Brompton Bike Hire provide two tariffs based on annual or leisure membership for 24 hour bike hire:

Frequent: ?2.50 per day (?20 annual membership)

Leisure: ?5 per day (?1 annual membership)