Cheap train tickets from Bridgend to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Cheapest

£41

Average

£41

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Bridgend to Manchester will cost around £ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 41.

Transport for Wales
08:32Bridgend3h41 12:13Manchester
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£411One-way

Train schedule Bridgend to Manchester

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Transport for Wales
08:32Bridgend3h41 12:13Manchester
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Fri
20 May
£41Transport for Wales
£17Flixbus
Sat
21 May
£21Transport for Wales
£10Flixbus
Sun
22 May
£36Arriva Trains Wales
£20Flixbus
Mon
23 May
£21Transport for Wales
£30National Express
Tue
24 May
£94Cross Country
£12Flixbus
Wed
25 May
£41Transport for Wales
£12Flixbus
Thu
26 May
£41Transport for Wales
£10Flixbus

Fastest train times from Bridgend to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 41 m

Average

3 h 41 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

238 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Bridgend for Manchester every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 238 km distance in an average of 3 h 41 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 41 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 41 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Transport for Wales
08:32Bridgend3h41 12:13Manchester
0 changes
£411One-way

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Overview: Train from Bridgend to Manchester

distanceDistance147 miles (237 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales or Cross Country

Trains from Bridgend to Manchester cover the 147 miles (237 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 51 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales or Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £41, but the average price of train tickets is £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Bridgend and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Bridgend to Manchester

CrossCountry trains will get you to Manchester from Bridgend from £41. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Manchester from Bridgend you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains from Bridgend to Manchester on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Bridgend to Manchester train timetable from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 147 miles (237 km) journey from Bridgend to Manchester, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains to Manchester from Bridgend in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the CrossCountry train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Manchester from Bridgend and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train from Bridgend to Manchester with CrossCountry!

Bridgend to Manchester train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 7 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Bridgend and Manchester:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Bridgend to Manchester

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FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets between Bridgend and Manchester cost?

You can find a cheap train from Bridgend to Manchester for some dates and times for as low as £41  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does the train from Bridgend to Manchester cost on average?

The Bridgend to Manchester train ticket price is on average £41  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.

What is the distance by train from Bridgend to Manchester?

The Bridgend to Manchester train distance is approximately 147 miles (237 km).

How many hours does it take from Bridgend to Manchester by train?

The train time between Bridgend and Manchester is on average 3 h 51 min  for the 147 miles (237 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Bridgend and Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Bridgend to Manchester, which train station in Bridgend do I depart from and which train station in Manchester do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bridgend   and arriving in Manchester Piccadilly.

Where is the Bridgend train station located? Where is the Manchester train station located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Bridgend and need to travel around 0.1 miles (212 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Manchester most often arrive at Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train providers can take me between Bridgend and Manchester?

For the route from Bridgend to Manchester you can take a train with Transport for Wales or Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Manchester from Bridgend on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services are there to Manchester from Bridgend a day?

On average, there are 12 trains a day from Bridgend to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from Bridgend to Manchester? What time is the last train from Bridgend to Manchester?

The earliest train departing from Bridgend to Manchester leaves at 07: 22. The last train departing from Bridgend to Manchester leaves at 11: 07. You can find the latest Bridgend to Manchester train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I buy Bridgend Manchester train tickets to score the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Manchester from Bridgend within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £41 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Bridgend to Manchester a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bridgend
Manchester
The major railway station for departures from Bridgend is Bridgend. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bridgend for your trip from Bridgend to Manchester.