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from Nottingham to Manchester

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

Our recommendation

To get from Nottingham to Manchester on 22 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

16:42Nottingham1h55 18:37Manchester Piccadilly
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16:42Nottingham1h55 18:37Manchester Piccadilly
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15:43Nottingham1h54 17:37Manchester Piccadilly
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14:43Nottingham1h53 16:36Manchester Piccadilly
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15:12Nottingham2h14 17:26Manchester Piccadilly
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£181One-way

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Sun
22 May
£17Cross Country
£18Flixbus
Mon
23 May
£11East Midlands Railway
£9Flixbus
Tue
24 May
£15East Midlands Railway
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Wed
25 May
£15East Midlands Railway
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Thu
26 May
£15East Midlands Railway
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Fri
27 May
£15East Midlands Railway
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Sat
28 May
£23East Midlands Railway
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Sun
29 May
£36Cross Country
£17East Midlands Railway
Mon
30 May
£13East Midlands Railway
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Tue
31 May
£13East Midlands Railway
£12National Express
Wed
1 Jun
£11East Midlands Railway
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Thu
2 Jun
£15East Midlands Railway
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Fri
3 Jun
£14East Midlands Railway
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Sat
4 Jun
£11East Midlands Railway
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Sun
5 Jun
£11East Midlands Railway
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Mon
6 Jun
£15East Midlands Railway
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Tue
7 Jun
£17East Midlands Railway
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Wed
8 Jun
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Thu
9 Jun
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Fri
10 Jun
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Travel Information from Nottingham to Manchester

distanceDistance58 miles (93 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£10 - £14
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £10 • 2 h 46 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £14 • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Northern Rail

Travel 58 miles (93 km) by coach or train between Nottingham and Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £10. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Nottingham to Manchester.

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FAQs

How do you get from Nottingham to Manchester?

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

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

The cheapest way from Nottingham to Manchester is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £10 compared to other travel options to Manchester:

A coach is generally £5 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £14 from Nottingham to Manchester.

What is the fastest way from Nottingham to Manchester?

The fastest way from Nottingham to Manchester is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 50 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h 46 min.

How many miles are between Nottingham and Manchester

The distance from Nottingham to Manchester is approximately 58 miles (93 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Nottingham to Manchester is:

  • Around 17 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Nottingham and in Manchester?

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

  • Most travellers take a coach from Nottingham, Crown Court (stop C11) to Manchester, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers board their train from Nottingham and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Which travel companies can get me from Nottingham to Manchester?

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

  • You can go to Manchester from Nottingham by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £10 with Flixbus from Nottingham to Manchester on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Nottingham and Manchester with Northern Rail, and you can find Northern Rail Nottingham to Manchester tickets for £14 on Omio.

Can I travel directly between Nottingham and Manchester?

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

  • You'll find direct coaches per day with Flixbus.
  • You can take a direct train with East Midlands Railway with 17 direct trains per day.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Nottingham and Manchester ends?

Many of our customers travelling from Nottingham to Manchester don't make Manchester their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Liverpool or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your Nottingham and Manchester trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Manchester to any of these top destinations today!

When should I purchase a ticket between Nottingham and Manchester online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Nottingham 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 is £10 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £14 one way.

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