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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 4 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:45Nottingham1h52 10:37Manchester Piccadilly
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£291One-way
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14:47Nottingham1h50 16:37Manchester Piccadilly
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£251One-way
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09:47Nottingham1h51 11:38Manchester Piccadilly
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£291One-way
12:47Nottingham1h50 14:37Manchester Piccadilly
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£251One-way
10:44Nottingham1h53 12:37Manchester Piccadilly
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£291One-way

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Fri
3 Dec
£29East Midlands Railway
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Sat
4 Dec
£25East Midlands Railway
£10Flixbus
Sun
5 Dec
£29First Transpennine Express
£9Flixbus
Mon
6 Dec
£16East Midlands Railway
£9Flixbus
Tue
7 Dec
£16East Midlands Railway
£11National Express
Wed
8 Dec
£16East Midlands Railway
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Thu
9 Dec
£16East Midlands Railway
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Fri
10 Dec
£16East Midlands Railway
£10Flixbus
Sat
11 Dec
£28East Midlands Railway
£10Flixbus
Sun
12 Dec
£29East Midlands Railway
£10Flixbus
Mon
13 Dec
£15East Midlands Railway
£10Flixbus
Tue
14 Dec
£15East Midlands Railway
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Wed
15 Dec
£14East Midlands Railway
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Thu
16 Dec
£14East Midlands Railway
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Fri
17 Dec
£14East Midlands Railway
£10Flixbus
Sat
18 Dec
£16East Midlands Railway
£20Flixbus
Sun
19 Dec
£19East Midlands Railway
£18Flixbus
Mon
20 Dec
£16East Midlands Railway
£20Flixbus
Tue
21 Dec
£16East Midlands Railway
£20Flixbus
Wed
22 Dec
£16East Midlands Railway
£18Flixbus
Thu
23 Dec
£14East Midlands Railway
£19National Express

Travel Information to Manchester from Nottingham

distanceDistance58 miles (93 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£10 - £16
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £10 • 3 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £16 • 1 h 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or

Take a coach or train to travel 58 miles (93 km) to Manchester from Nottingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 54 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 route are Flixbus or among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Nottingham to Manchester.

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FAQs
What are my Nottingham to Manchester travel options?

There are 2 travel options from Nottingham to Manchester: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Manchester?

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 £6 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £16 from Nottingham to Manchester.

What is the quickest way from Nottingham to Manchester?

The fastest way to get to Manchester from Nottingham is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 54 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 3 h 10 min.

How many miles are between Nottingham and Manchester

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

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

The average frequency per day from Nottingham to Manchester is:

  • 17 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Nottingham and tend to arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
  • Trains mostly leave from Nottingham and tend to arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.
Which travel operators can get me from Nottingham to Manchester?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Manchester by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Nottingham to Manchester tickets on Omio for £10.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Manchester from Nottingham?
Omio customers who travel from Nottingham 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.
How early should I book tickets from Nottingham to Manchester online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Nottingham to Manchester, it’s good to know what ticket you can book 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 trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £16 one way on average.

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.