How to get to Manchester from Rayleigh

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from Rayleigh to Manchester

How to get to Manchester from Rayleigh by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Rayleigh to Manchester is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Rayleigh to Manchester

distanceDistance177 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or flight
priceTicket price range£47 - £53
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £47 • 1 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £47 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways or Virgin Trains

Take a train or flight to travel 177 miles from Rayleigh to Manchester. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are British Airways or Virgin Trains among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Rayleigh to Manchester.

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FAQs: Rayleigh to Manchester

FAQs: 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 Rayleigh to Manchester.

There are 2 travel options between Rayleigh and Manchester. You can take a train or flight.

The cheapest way to go to Manchester from Rayleigh is by taking a flight, which costs on average £47.

This is compared to other ways of getting from Rayleigh to Manchester:

A flight is £6 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Rayleigh to Manchester costing on average £53.

The quickest way to travel between Rayleigh and Manchester is by flight, which takes on average 1 h   compared to other travel options that take longer:

Train takes on average 3 h 43 min.

You should expect to travel around 177 miles from Rayleigh to Manchester.

The average frequency per day from Rayleigh to Manchester is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from Rayleigh to Manchester depart from Rayleigh to Manchester Piccadilly.

The following travel companies offer services from Rayleigh to Manchester:

  • British Airways can take you to Manchester by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for British Airways from Rayleigh to Manchester for £47.
  • Travel with Virgin Trains or Abellio Greater Anglia to go to Manchester by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Virgin Trains Rayleigh to Manchester tickets on Omio for £53.

Yes, there are direct routes from Rayleigh to Manchester with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct flight with.
  • You can book a direct train with.

Direct services to Manchester tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

Your journey from Rayleigh to Manchester doesn't have to end in Manchester. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Liverpool, Paris, Edinburgh or Glasgow. If you’d like to add London, Liverpool, Paris, Edinburgh or Glasgow to your Rayleigh to Manchester trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Manchester today!

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