You can get from Colchester to Manchester by train, bus or flight.
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|Distance||171 miles (275 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£45 - £90|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £45 • 8 h 25 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £65 • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast|
Take a coach, flight or train to travel 171 miles (275 km) to Manchester from Colchester. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £45. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Colchester to Manchester.
There are 3 ways to get from Colchester to Manchester: coach, flight or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Colchester to Manchester, which costs on average £45.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:
A coach is £20 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Colchester to Manchester costing on average £65.
A coach journey is usually £45 less than a journey to Manchester by train, which costs on average £90 for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Manchester from Colchester is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.
There are alternative travel options to Manchester that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 8 h 25 min on average.
In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 42 min.
You should expect to travel around 171 miles (275 km) from Colchester to Manchester.
The average frequency per day from Colchester to Manchester is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Colchester to Manchester as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Colchester to Manchester:
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