How to get from Guildford to Manchester

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Travel Information between Guildford and Manchester

distanceDistance170 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£15 - £227
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £15 • 6 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £227 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, Eastern Airways or Avanti West Coast

Travel 170 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train between Guildford and Manchester. 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 £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express, Eastern Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Guildford to Manchester.

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

The cheapest way from Guildford to Manchester is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £15 compared to other travel options to Manchester:

A coach journey is usually £212 less than a journey to Manchester by plane, which costs on average £227 for the same trip.

A coach is £67 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Guildford to Manchester costing on average £82.

The fastest way to get to Manchester from Guildford 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, getting to Manchester by coach can take on average 6 h 55 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 34 min.

The distance from Guildford to Manchester is approximately 170 miles.

The average frequency per day from Guildford to Manchester is:

  • 14 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Guildford and 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 Guildford to Manchester:

  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Guildford to Manchester depart from Guildford, Egerton Road to Manchester, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from Guildford to Manchester depart from Guildford to Manchester Piccadilly.

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

  • You can travel to Manchester from Guildford by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £15 with National Express from Guildford to Manchester.
  • You can take a flight from Guildford to Manchester with Eastern Airways. Cheap tickets can be found for £227 with Eastern Airways from Guildford to Manchester.
  • You can travel from Guildford to Manchester by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £82 with Avanti West Coast from Guildford to Manchester.

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

  • You can check for a direct coach to Manchester with.
  • You can check for a direct flight to Manchester with British Airways.

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 purchase tickets for this route.

Looking to extend your trip from Guildford to Manchester? Many Omio customers who go from Guildford 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 Guildford 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 for this journey is £15 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is £227 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is £82 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Guildford 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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