How to get from Gloucester to Manchester

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Travel Information from Gloucester to Manchester

distanceDistance111 miles (179 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £42 • 2 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesCross Country

Travel 111 miles (179 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train between Gloucester and Manchester. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Gloucester to Manchester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Gloucester 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 Gloucester to Manchester.

There are 4 travel options from Gloucester to Manchester: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Gloucester to Manchester, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:

A ferry is generally £4 less than a coach for the same route. A coach costs on average £4 from Gloucester to Manchester.

A ferry is £5 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Gloucester to Manchester costing on average £5.

A ferry is £42 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Gloucester to Manchester costing on average £42.

The quickest way to travel to Manchester from Gloucester is by train, which takes on average 2 h 34 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Manchester by coach can take on average 5 h 27 min.

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Manchester is approximately 111 miles (179 km) away from Gloucester.

The average frequency per day from Gloucester to Manchester is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 13 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Manchester from Gloucester 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 for travellers from Gloucester to Manchester:

  • Coaches from Gloucester to Manchester most often leave from Gloucester, Transport Hub and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Gloucester at Gloucester and arrive in Manchester at Manchester Piccadilly.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Gloucester to Manchester:

  • You can go to Manchester from Gloucester by train with Cross Country. You'll see cheap train tickets for £42 with Cross Country from Gloucester to Manchester on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from Gloucester to Manchester with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct train to Manchester with with 13 direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Manchester tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this journey.

Your journey from Gloucester to Manchester doesn't have to end in Manchester. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. If you’d like to add London, Liverpool or Edinburgh to your Gloucester to Manchester trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Manchester today!

When planning your trip to Manchester from Gloucester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £4 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £5 one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £42 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Gloucester to Manchester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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