You can get from Bristol to Manchester by train, bus or flight.
To get from Bristol to Manchester on 9 Dec we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||140 miles (226 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£9 - £62|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £9 • 5 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £62 • 3 h 48 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Arriva Trains Wales|
Take a coach or train to travel 140 miles (226 km) to Manchester from Bristol. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 48 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Arriva Trains Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Bristol to Manchester.
There are 2 travel options from Bristol to Manchester: coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bristol to Manchester, which costs on average £9.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:
A coach is about £53 less than a train, which costs on average £62 for this route.
The fastest way from Bristol to Manchester is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 48 min.
Other travel options to Manchester from Bristol can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Manchester by coach can take on average 5 h 15 min.
The distance between Bristol and Manchester is around 140 miles (226 km).
The average frequency per day from Bristol to Manchester is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Manchester from Bristol as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Bristol to Manchester:
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Yes, there are direct services available to Manchester from Bristol with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Manchester as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Bristol to Manchester.
Before travelling from Bristol to Manchester, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Bristol 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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