How to get from Southend-on-Sea to Manchester

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Travel Information from Southend-on-Sea to Manchester

distanceDistance182 miles (294 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£75 - £149
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £75 • 3 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £149 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways or Avanti West Coast

Travel 182 miles (294 km) by flight or train from Southend-on-Sea 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as £75. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Southend-on-Sea to Manchester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Southend-on-Sea 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 Southend-on-Sea to Manchester.

There are 2 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Manchester: flight or train.

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Manchester. Tickets for a train cost on average £75.

This is compared to other travel options to Manchester:

A train is about £74 less than a flight, which costs on average £149 for this trip.

The quickest way to travel between Southend-on-Sea and Manchester is by flight, which takes on average 1 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 55 min.

Manchester is approximately 182 miles (294 km) away from Southend-on-Sea.

The average frequency per day from Southend-on-Sea to Manchester is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Southend-on-Sea to Manchester:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Manchester Airport.

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

  • Travel with British Airways for flights to Manchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for British Airways Southend-on-Sea to Manchester tickets on Omio for £149.
  • Avanti West Coast can take you to Manchester by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Avanti West Coast from Southend-on-Sea to Manchester for £75.
Your journey from Southend-on-Sea 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 or Edinburgh. If you’d like to add London, Liverpool or Edinburgh to your Southend-on-Sea to Manchester trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Manchester today!

Before travelling from Southend-on-Sea 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 plane ticket is on average £149 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £75 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Southend-on-Sea 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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