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from Manchester to Salisbury

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

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Travel Information between Manchester and Salisbury

distanceDistance167 miles (269 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£15 - £68
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £15 • 9 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £68 • 4 h 38 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast

Travel 167 miles (269 km) by coach, flight or train from Manchester to Salisbury. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 38 min; 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 journey are National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Manchester to Salisbury.

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

There are 3 ways to travel between Manchester and Salisbury including taking a coach, flight or train.

How do I get from Manchester to Salisbury the cheapest way?

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

A coach is £41 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Manchester to Salisbury costing on average £56.

A coach is about £53 less than a train, which costs on average £68 for this route.

What is the fastest way from Manchester to Salisbury?

The fastest way from Manchester to Salisbury is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 38 min.

Other travel options from Manchester to Salisbury can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 9 h 15 min   on average.

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What is the distance from Manchester to Salisbury?

The distance between Manchester and Salisbury is around 167 miles (269 km).

How many services a day are there between Manchester and Salisbury?

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Salisbury is:

  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Manchester and Salisbury as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and arrive in Salisbury, Train Station.
  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from Manchester to Salisbury depart from Manchester Piccadilly to Salisbury.
Which travel companies can take me from Manchester to Salisbury?

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

  • You can go to Salisbury from Manchester by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £15 with National Express from Manchester to Salisbury on Omio.
  • You can go to Salisbury from Manchester by plane with British Airways. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £56 with British Airways from Manchester to Salisbury on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Salisbury from Manchester with Avanti West Coast, and you can find Avanti West Coast Manchester to Salisbury tickets for £68 on Omio.
Is there a direct service to Salisbury from Manchester?

Yes, there are direct services available to Salisbury from Manchester with the following travel operators:

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Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Salisbury as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Salisbury from Manchester.

Where should I go next after I travel between Manchester and Salisbury?
Omio customers who travel from Manchester to Salisbury often also extend their holiday to go to London, Southampton or Bristol. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Salisbury and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book Manchester to Salisbury tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost £15 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £56 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £68 one way.

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