How to get to Lichfield from Manchester

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Travel Information from Manchester to Lichfield

distanceDistance58 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range£12 -
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £12 • 1 h 14 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £12 • 1 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or CrossCountry

Travel 58 miles by train to Lichfield from Manchester. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are FlixBus or CrossCountry among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Manchester to Lichfield.

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How to get to Lichfield from Manchester by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Manchester to Lichfield is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel between Manchester and Lichfield on FlixBus and CrossCountry travel with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Lichfield from Manchester. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Manchester to Lichfield

      FAQs: Travel to Lichfield 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 Manchester to Lichfield.

      You can get to Lichfield from Manchester 1 different ways: train.

      The cheapest way to travel between Manchester and Lichfield is a train with an average price of £12.

      This is compared to other travel options from Manchester to Lichfield:

      Taking a train costs less than taking a coach, which average ticket prices of.

      The fastest way to get to Lichfield from Manchester is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 14 min.

      Other travel options to Lichfield take longer:

      The distance from Manchester to Lichfield is approximately 58 miles.

      The average frequency per day from Manchester to Lichfield is:

      • Around 14 trains per day.

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

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

      • Most travellers take a coach from Manchester, Coach Station to Lichfield, Birmingham Road.
      • Most travellers board their train from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Lichfield Trent Valley.

      The following travel companies offer services from Manchester to Lichfield:

      • Travel with CrossCountry, West Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) or Virgin Trains for trains to Lichfield. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for West Midlands Trains Manchester to Lichfield tickets on Omio for £12.

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

      • You can travel directly by coach with.
      • You can take a direct train with.

      Direct services to Lichfield tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

      Omio customers who travel from Manchester to Lichfield often also extend their holiday to go to London, Birmingham, Derby or Sutton Coldfield. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Lichfield and these popular destinations at a great price.

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