How to get from Braintree to Manchester

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Travel Information from Braintree to Manchester

distanceDistance161 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£30 - £130
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £30 • 8 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £130 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast

Travel 161 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to Manchester from Braintree. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £30. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Braintree to Manchester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Braintree to Manchester

Travel to Manchester 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 Braintree to Manchester.

There are 4 ways to get from Braintree to Manchester: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Braintree to Manchester, which costs on average £30.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:

A coach is £100 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Braintree to Manchester costing on average £130.

A coach is generally £36 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £66 from Braintree to Manchester.

The fastest way from Braintree to Manchester is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

Other travel options from Braintree to Manchester can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 8 h 30 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 5 min   on average.

The distance between Braintree and Manchester is around 161 miles.

The average frequency per day from Braintree to Manchester is:

  • 17 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Braintree to Manchester as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Braintree to Manchester:

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Braintree to Manchester depart from Braintree, Coggeshall Road to Manchester, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Braintree to Manchester depart from Braintree to Manchester Piccadilly.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Braintree to Manchester, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to Manchester by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Braintree to Manchester tickets on Omio for £30.
  • British Airways can get you to Manchester by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with British Airways from Braintree to Manchester for £130 on Omio.
  • Travel with Avanti West Coast for trains to Manchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Avanti West Coast Braintree to Manchester tickets on Omio for £66.
Looking to extend your trip from Braintree to Manchester? Many Omio customers who go from Braintree to Manchester usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. If you're looking to explore London, Liverpool or Edinburgh from Manchester, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before travelling from Braintree to Manchester, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £30 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £130 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £66 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Braintree to Manchester tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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