Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) train

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Cheap train tickets from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cross Country
10:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
12:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£531One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
13:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£531One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
13:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1181One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
17:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
19:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1181One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 20 May
Cross Country
11:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
13:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes
Cross Country
10:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
12:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes
Cross Country
13:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes
Cross Country
17:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
19:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes

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Train times from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 59 m

Average

2 h 59 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

227 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
11:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
13:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£531One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
12:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£531One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
13:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1181One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
17:002h59
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
19:59Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1181One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

distanceDistance140 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price£87 (€96)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains

Trains from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) cover the 140 miles long route taking on average 2 h 57 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £35, but the average price of train tickets is £87. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train providers: CrossCountry, Transport for Wales and Virgin Trains trains Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

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Transport for Wales is a public transport provider in Wales, UK. It operates a comprehensive network of trains, buses and ferries across the country. The trains are modern and comfortable, with a range of different types including InterCity Express Trains, Regional Trains, and Metro Trains. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. There are a variety of ticket types available, including single and return tickets, season tickets, and group tickets. The most popular routes include Cardiff to Swansea, Cardiff to Newport, and Cardiff to Manchester.

Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) train information with Transport for Wales:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 9 min
  • Cheapest Price: £68

FAQs: Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN).
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Cheap train tickets from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) can start from as little as £35 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is £87; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is 2 h 57 min   to travel the 140 mile long route, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 06: 35. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 20: 31.
There are 12 trains a day from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 31.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.5 miles (766 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) by train is November.
You have options as you can travel to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Bristol Temple Meads

Distance from Bristol Temple Meads to city center
Distance from Bristol Temple Meads to city center
1.9 miles (3 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Bristol Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 35 minutes via the A1 bus.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platform 3.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is available on the station forecourt. If you require an accessible taxi please approach a member of staff for assistance. To reach the station forecourt; exit through the ticket barriers, turn left and exit through the main doors. You can find more information about local taxi services here. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: WHS/M& S; Uppercrust; Pumpkin; Pasty Shop; Starbucks; Lily's Flowers
Dining
Dining
The Pasty Shop | Starbucks | Upper Crust | Pumpkin Café | Hart's Bakery
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair access, elevators, escalators.

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