How to get from Milton Keynes to Manchester

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from Milton Keynes to Manchester

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

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To get from Milton Keynes to Manchester on 27 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:06Milton Keynes Central1h40 09:46Manchester Piccadilly
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£341One-way
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08:06Milton Keynes Central1h40 09:46Manchester Piccadilly
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£341One-way
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08:50Milton Keynes Central1h37 10:27Manchester Piccadilly
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£411One-way
09:50Milton Keynes Central1h37 11:27Manchester Piccadilly
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£461One-way
21:31Milton Keynes Central1h37 23:08Manchester Piccadilly
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£411One-way

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Travel Information between Milton Keynes and Manchester

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£7 - £65
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £7 • 3 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £65 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, British Airways or Avanti West Coast

Travel 117 miles (188 km) by coach, flight or train from Milton Keynes to Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £7. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Milton Keynes to Manchester.

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FAQs

There are 3 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Manchester: coach, flight or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Milton Keynes to Manchester, which costs on average £7.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:

A coach is generally £58 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £65 from Milton Keynes to Manchester.

A coach journey is usually £29 less than a journey to Manchester by train, which costs on average £36 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Manchester from Milton Keynes is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

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

In comparison, getting to Manchester by coach can take on average 3 h 30 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 1 h 37 min.

The distance between Milton Keynes and Manchester is around 117 miles (188 km).

The average frequency per day from Milton Keynes to Manchester is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Milton Keynes, Newport Pagnell Motorway Services Area and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Milton Keynes Central and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Manchester by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Milton Keynes to Manchester for £7.
  • British Airways can get you to Manchester by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with British Airways from Milton Keynes to Manchester for £65 on Omio.
  • Travel with Avanti West Coast for trains to Manchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Avanti West Coast Milton Keynes to Manchester tickets on Omio for £36.
Omio customers who travel from Milton Keynes to Manchester often also extend their holiday to go to London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Manchester and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before travelling from Milton Keynes to Manchester, 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 for this trip is on average £7 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £65 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £36 one way on average.

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

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