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from Manchester to Middlesbrough

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

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Middlesbrough on 8 Dec we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

16:15Manchester2h30 18:45Middlesbrough, Newport Road
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£141One-way
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16:15Manchester2h30 18:45Middlesbrough, Newport Road
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£141One-way
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17:30Manchester2h40 20:10Middlesbrough, Newport Road
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£171One-way
19:20Manchester2h40 22:00Middlesbrough, Newport Road
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£171One-way
08:15Manchester Victoria2h22 10:37Middlesbrough
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£341One-way

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Tue
7 Dec
£35First Transpennine Express
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Wed
8 Dec
£34First Transpennine Express
£13National Express
Thu
9 Dec
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£12National Express
Fri
10 Dec
£22First Transpennine Express
£12Megabus
Sun
12 Dec
£20First Transpennine Express
£12Megabus
Mon
13 Dec
£27First Transpennine Express
£13National Express
Tue
14 Dec
£24First Transpennine Express
£12National Express
Wed
15 Dec
£19First Transpennine Express
£12National Express
Thu
16 Dec
£21First Transpennine Express
£12National Express
Fri
17 Dec
£27First Transpennine Express
£12Megabus
Sat
18 Dec
£29First Transpennine Express
£17Megabus
Sun
19 Dec
£26First Transpennine Express
£14Megabus
Mon
20 Dec
£27First Transpennine Express
£14Megabus
Tue
21 Dec
£20First Transpennine Express
£12Megabus
Wed
22 Dec
£21First Transpennine Express
£15National Express
Thu
23 Dec
£24First Transpennine Express
£14Megabus
Fri
24 Dec
£20First Transpennine Express
£14Megabus
Sun
26 Dec
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£24National Express
Mon
27 Dec
£66First Transpennine Express
£12Megabus

Travel Information from Manchester to Middlesbrough

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £31
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £31 • 2 h 24 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or First Transpennine Express

Take a coach or train to travel 86 miles (138 km) between Manchester and Middlesbrough. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 24 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 or train from Manchester to Middlesbrough.

Travel Tips

Travel from Manchester to Middlesbrough
Travel to Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough.
FAQs
What are my Manchester to Middlesbrough travel options?

There are 2 ways to get from Manchester to Middlesbrough: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Middlesbrough from Manchester?

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

This is compared to other ways of getting to Middlesbrough:

A coach is £20 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Manchester to Middlesbrough costing on average £31.

What is the fastest way from Manchester to Middlesbrough?

The fastest way from Manchester to Middlesbrough is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 24 min.

Other travel options between Manchester and Middlesbrough can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 2 h 40 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Manchester to Middlesbrough?

The distance from Manchester to Middlesbrough is approximately 86 miles (138 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Middlesbrough is:

  • 12 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Manchester? Where do I arrive in Middlesbrough?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Manchester to Middlesbrough:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and tend to arrive in 米德尔斯堡, Middlesbrough.
  • Trains most often depart from Manchester at Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Middlesbrough at Middlesbrough.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Manchester to Middlesbrough?

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

  • You can go to Middlesbrough from Manchester by coach with Megabus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £11 with Megabus from Manchester to Middlesbrough on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Middlesbrough from Manchester with First Transpennine Express, and you can find First Transpennine Express Manchester to Middlesbrough tickets for £31 on Omio.
Is there a direct service to Middlesbrough from Manchester?

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

  • You can find direct coaches per day to Middlesbrough with National Express or Megabus.
  • You can find 12 direct trains per day to Middlesbrough with First Transpennine Express.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Manchester to Middlesbrough?
Looking to extend your trip from Manchester to Middlesbrough? Many Omio customers who go from Manchester to Middlesbrough usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Leeds or Birmingham. If you're looking to explore London, Leeds or Birmingham from Middlesbrough, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I book a ticket between Manchester and Middlesbrough online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Manchester to Middlesbrough, 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 is on average £11 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £31 one way for this journey.

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