How to get from Manchester to Stafford

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Travel Information between Manchester and Stafford

distanceDistance47 miles (75 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £15 • 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesCross Country

Travel 47 miles (75 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train to Stafford from Manchester. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Stafford.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Stafford

Travel to Stafford 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 Stafford.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Manchester and Stafford. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Manchester to Stafford, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Stafford:

A flight is generally £12 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £12 from Manchester to Stafford.

A flight is £1 less than a ferry for this route with tickets for a ferry from Manchester to Stafford costing on average £1.

A flight is about £15 less than a train, which costs on average £15 for this route.

The fastest way to get to Stafford from Manchester is by train with an average travel time of 54 min.

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

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The distance from Manchester to Stafford is approximately 47 miles (75 km).

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Stafford is:

  • 4 coaches a day.
  • Around 53 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Stafford from 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 for travellers from Manchester to Stafford:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Manchester, Coach Station and tend to arrive in Stafford, Station Road.
  • Trains mostly depart from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Stafford.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Stafford, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Cross Country can get you to Stafford by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Cross Country from Manchester to Stafford for £15 on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Manchester to Stafford often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Liverpool. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Manchester and Stafford itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Stafford and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £12 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £15 one way on average.

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

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