How to travel from Burnley to Manchester

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Travel Information from Burnley to Manchester

distanceDistance22 miles (35 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $17
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 1 h 6 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $17 (€15) • 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Travel 22 miles (35 km) by bus or train from Burnley to Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Burnley to Manchester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Burnley to Manchester

Travel Tips: 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 Burnley to Manchester.

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Manchester from Burnley. You can take a bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Manchester from Burnley is by taking a bus, which costs on average $10 (€9).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:

A bus is generally $6 (€6) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $17 (€15) from Burnley to Manchester.

The fastest way from Burnley to Manchester is by train with an average journey time of 45 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 1 h 6 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 22 miles (35 km) between Burnley and Manchester.

The average frequency per day from Burnley to Manchester is:

  • 36 buses a day.
  • 56 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Burnley to Manchester:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Burnley, Bus Station and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers board their train from Burnley Manchester Road and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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

  • You can travel to Manchester from Burnley by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $10 (€9) with National Express from Burnley to Manchester.
  • You can take a train from Burnley to Manchester with Northern Rail. Cheap tickets can be found for $17 (€15) with Northern Rail from Burnley to Manchester.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Burnley to Manchester often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Burnley and Manchester itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Manchester and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $10 (€9) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket costs $17 (€15) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Burnley 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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