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from Huddersfield to Manchester

You can get from Huddersfield to Manchester by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Huddersfield to Manchester on 2 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:08Huddersfield0h30 08:38Manchester Victoria
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22:20Huddersfield, Henry Street0h50 23:10Manchester
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08:38Huddersfield0h30 09:08Manchester Victoria
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09:08Huddersfield0h30 09:38Manchester Victoria
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09:25Huddersfield0h42 10:07Manchester Piccadilly
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2 Dec
£17First Transpennine Express
3 Dec
£17First Transpennine Express
4 Dec
£17First Transpennine Express
6 Dec
£17First Transpennine Express

Travel Information from Huddersfield to Manchester

distanceDistance22 miles (35 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £17
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 51 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £17 • 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or First Transpennine Express

Take a coach or train to travel 22 miles (35 km) between Huddersfield and Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Megabus or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Huddersfield to Manchester.

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Travel from Huddersfield 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 Huddersfield to Manchester.
What are my Huddersfield to Manchester travel options?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Huddersfield and Manchester. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Huddersfield to Manchester?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Huddersfield to Manchester, which costs on average £11.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:

A coach is £6 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Huddersfield to Manchester costing on average £17.

What is the fastest way to Manchester from Huddersfield?

The fastest way to get to Manchester from Huddersfield is by train with an average travel time of 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Manchester that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Manchester by coach can take on average 51 min.

What is the distance from Huddersfield to Manchester?

The Huddersfield to Manchester distance is approximately 22 miles (35 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Huddersfield to Manchester?

The average frequency per day from Huddersfield to Manchester is:

  • 50 trains a day.

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

When going from Huddersfield to Manchester, where do I depart from Huddersfield and where do I arrive in Manchester?

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Huddersfield, Westgate (stop W3) and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Huddersfield and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.
Which travel companies can take me from Huddersfield to Manchester?

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

  • You can travel by coach to Manchester from Huddersfield with Megabus, and you can find Megabus Huddersfield to Manchester tickets for £11 on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Huddersfield to Manchester with First Transpennine Express, and you can find First Transpennine Express Huddersfield to Manchester tickets for £17 on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Huddersfield to Manchester?

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

  • You can find a direct coach to Manchester with Megabus.

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 trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Manchester from Huddersfield?
Many of our customers travelling from Huddersfield to Manchester don't make Manchester their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Liverpool or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your Huddersfield and Manchester trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Manchester to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Huddersfield and Manchester online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £11 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £17 one way.

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