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  1. on time
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    11:00
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    11:28
    Sheffield
    Platform 5B
    11:42
    Sheffield
    Platform 2A
    12:37
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Barnsley
    Platform 2
    11:03
    Barnsley
    Platform 2
    11:50
    Huddersfield
    Platform 2
    12:08
    Huddersfield
    Platform 1
    12:38
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 3
    on time
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 3
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    11:22
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    11:51
    Sheffield
    Platform 3B
    12:11
    Sheffield
    Platform 6A
    13:04
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  4. on time
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    12:00
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    12:28
    Sheffield
    Platform 5B
    12:42
    Sheffield
    Platform 2A estimated
    13:37
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    Barnsley
    Platform 2
    12:03
    Barnsley
    Platform 2
    12:49
    Huddersfield
    Platform 2
    13:08
    Huddersfield
    Platform 1
    13:38
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  6. on time
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    12:22
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    12:51
    Sheffield
    Platform 3B estimated
    13:11
    Sheffield
    Platform 6A estimated
    14:04
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. on time
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    13:00
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    13:28
    Sheffield
    Platform 5B estimated
    13:42
    Sheffield
    Platform 2A estimated
    14:37
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. on time
    Barnsley
    Platform 2
    13:03
    Barnsley
    Platform 2
    13:50
    Huddersfield
    Platform 2
    14:08
    Huddersfield
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:38
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. on time
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    13:22
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    13:51
    Sheffield
    Platform 3B estimated
    14:11
    Sheffield
    Platform 6A estimated
    15:04
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  10. on time
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    14:00
    Barnsley
    Platform 1
    14:28
    Sheffield
    Platform 5B estimated
    14:42
    Sheffield
    Platform 2A estimated
    15:37
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Barnsley to Manchester

  • Train Fares from: £23.30
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from Barnsley to Manchester by train?

    The average journey time between Barnsley and Manchester is . On an average weekday, there are 114 trains travelling from Barnsley to Manchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Barnsley to Manchester by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Barnsley to Manchester cost?

    Train tickets from Barnsley to Manchester can start from as little as £23.30 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Barnsley to Manchester?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Barnsley to Manchester without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Barnsley to Manchester.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Barnsley and Manchester?

    The distance between Barnsley and Manchester is 32 miles.

    Distance: 32 miles
  • What time is the first train from Barnsley to Manchester?

    The first train from Barnsley to Manchester departs at .

    What time is the last train from Barnsley to Manchester?

    The last train from Barnsley to Manchester departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Barnsley to Manchester timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Barnsley to Manchester for Tuesday 11th May 2021. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
11:0012:371h 37m, 1 change
11:0312:381h 35m, 1 change
11:2213:041h 42m, 1 change
12:0013:371h 37m, 1 change
12:0313:381h 35m, 1 change
12:2214:041h 42m, 1 change
13:0014:371h 37m, 1 change
13:0314:381h 35m, 1 change
13:2215:041h 42m, 1 change
14:0015:371h 37m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Manchester to Barnsley.

How to find cheap train tickets from Barnsley to Manchester

Did you know that most train companies in the UK increase their prices as the departure date approaches? Our aim is to help you save – we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction

Book in advance.

Save up to 61%** when you book in advance. Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket.

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Barnsley to Manchester is right for you.

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.