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from Huddersfield to Manchester

You can get from Huddersfield to Manchester by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Huddersfield to Manchester on Dec 6 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:08AMHuddersfield0h30 08:38AMManchester Victoria
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10:20PMHuddersfield, Henry Street0h50 11:10PMManchester
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09:08AMHuddersfield0h30 09:38AMManchester Victoria
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08:38AMHuddersfield0h30 09:08AMManchester Victoria
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09:25AMHuddersfield0h42 10:07AMManchester Piccadilly
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Travel Information to Manchester from Huddersfield

distanceDistance22 miles (35 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€13) • 51 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€19) • 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or First Transpennine Express

Travel 22 miles (35 km) by bus or train between Huddersfield and Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Megabus or First Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Huddersfield to Manchester.

Travel Tips

Travel from Huddersfield 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 Huddersfield to Manchester.
How do I travel from Huddersfield to Manchester?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel from Huddersfield to Manchester?

The cheapest way to travel from Huddersfield to Manchester is by taking a bus with an average price of $15 (€13).

This is compared to other travel options to Manchester:

Taking a bus is usually $8 (€6) less than taking a train to Manchester, which costs on average $23 (€19) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Huddersfield to Manchester?

The fastest way to get to Manchester from Huddersfield is by train with an average travel time of 30 min.

Other travel options to Manchester can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 51 min.

How far is it from Huddersfield to Manchester?

The distance is approximately 22 miles (35 km) from Huddersfield to Manchester.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Huddersfield to Manchester?

The average frequency per day from Huddersfield to Manchester is:

  • Around 50 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Huddersfield and in Manchester?

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Huddersfield to Manchester depart from Huddersfield, Westgate (stop W3) to Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Huddersfield and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.
Which travel companies can take me from Huddersfield to Manchester?

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

  • Megabus can take you to Manchester by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Megabus from Huddersfield to Manchester for $15 (€13).
  • Travel with First Transpennine Express to go to Manchester by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find First Transpennine Express Huddersfield to Manchester tickets on Omio for $23 (€19).
Is there a way to travel directly from Huddersfield to Manchester?

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

  • You can book a direct bus with Megabus.

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 to Manchester from Huddersfield.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Manchester from Huddersfield ends?
Omio customers who travel from Huddersfield to Manchester often also extend their vacation to go to London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Manchester and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I buy tickets to Manchester from Huddersfield online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Huddersfield 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 for this route is costing $15 (€13) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $23 (€19) one way.

But we recommend booking Huddersfield to Manchester tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.