How to get from Plymouth to Manchester

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Travel Information to Manchester from Plymouth

distanceDistance229 miles (369 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£43 - £96
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £43 • 8 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £73 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, Loganair or Cross Country

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 229 miles (369 km) from Plymouth to Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £43. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express, Loganair or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Plymouth to Manchester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Plymouth to Manchester

Travel to Manchester 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 Plymouth to Manchester.

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

The cheapest way from Plymouth to Manchester is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £43 compared to other travel options to Manchester:

A coach is about £30 less than a flight, which costs on average £73 for this route.

A coach is £53 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Plymouth to Manchester costing on average £96.

The quickest way to travel to Manchester from Plymouth is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 8 h   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 5 h 56 min.

The distance from Plymouth to Manchester is approximately 229 miles (369 km).

The average frequency per day from Plymouth to Manchester is:

  • 10 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Manchester from Plymouth 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 for travellers from Plymouth to Manchester:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Plymouth, Coach Station and tend to arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
  • Trains from Plymouth to Manchester most often leave from Plymouth and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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

  • You can travel between Plymouth and Manchester by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £43 with National Express from Plymouth to Manchester.
  • You can travel from Plymouth to Manchester by flight with Loganair. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £73 with Loganair from Plymouth to Manchester.
  • You can travel by train from Plymouth to Manchester with Cross Country, and you can find Cross Country Plymouth to Manchester tickets for £96 on Omio.
Many of our customers travelling from Plymouth 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 Plymouth and Manchester trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Manchester to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Plymouth to Manchester, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £43 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £73 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £96 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Plymouth 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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