How to travel from Dover to Manchester

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Travel Information to Manchester from Dover

distanceDistance219 miles (354 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, train or flight
priceTicket price range$23 - $71
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€20) • 8 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $56 (€48) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, British Airways or Virgin Trains

Take a bus, train or flight to travel 219 miles (354 km) to Manchester from Dover. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express, British Airways or Virgin Trains among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Dover to Manchester.

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

Our recommendation

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

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National Express, British Airways and Southeastern will get you to Manchester from Dover at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Southeastern is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to Kent, Sussex, Surrey and parts of East Anglia. It runs services from early morning until late at night, seven days a week. Southeastern has a range of train types, including high-speed Javelin trains, commuter-friendly Metro services, and the classic InterCity services. Ticket types include Advance, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southeastern are London to Kent, London to Eastbourne, and London to Hastings.

    National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Dover - Manchester travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

      British Airways (BA) is the United Kingdom’s flag carrier airline with headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). BA is the second largest UK-based airline in terms of fleet size and number of passengers carried. Known as a full-service global airline, British Airways offers year-round low fares to destinations worldwide and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia.

        FAQs: Travel from Dover 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 Dover to Manchester.

        There are 3 options to travel from Dover to Manchester including taking a bus, train or flight.

        The cheapest way to travel to Manchester from Dover is a bus with an average price of $23 (€20).

        This is compared to other travel options from Dover to Manchester:

        A bus is $33 (€29) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $56 (€48) from Dover to Manchester.

        A bus is $49 (€42) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Dover to Manchester costing on average $71 (€62).

        The fastest way to get to Manchester from Dover is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

        Other travel options to Manchester take longer:

        Getting to Manchester by bus takes 8 h 40 min on average.

        Taking a train requires on average 3 h 56 min of travel time.

        The Dover to Manchester distance is around 219 miles (354 km).

        The average frequency per day from Dover to Manchester is:

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

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

          • Most travelers board their bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Town Centre) and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
          • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Dover to Manchester depart from Dover Priory to Manchester Piccadilly.

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

          • You can travel by bus from Dover to Manchester with National Express, and you can find National Express Dover to Manchester tickets for $23 (€20) on Omio.
          • You can travel by plane to Manchester from Dover with British Airways, and you can find British Airways Dover to Manchester tickets for $56 (€48) on Omio.
          • You can travel by train from Dover to Manchester with Virgin Trains, and you can find Virgin Trains Dover to Manchester tickets for $71 (€62) on Omio.

          Yes, there are direct services available from Dover to Manchester with the following travel companies:

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

          Omio customers who travel from Dover to Manchester often also extend their vacation to go to London, Liverpool, Paris, Edinburgh or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Manchester and these popular destinations at a great price.

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