How to travel from Manchester to Belfast

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from Manchester to Belfast

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

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flight

To get from Manchester to Belfast on Aug 09 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Manchester to Belfast

distanceDistance167 miles (270 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $122
fastestFastest modeFlight • $122 (€113) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet

Travel 167 miles (270 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Manchester to Belfast. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are easyJet among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Manchester to Belfast.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Belfast

Travel to Belfast 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 Manchester to Belfast.
FAQs

There are 4 ways to get from Manchester to Belfast: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Belfast is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $3 (€3) compared to other travel options to Belfast:

A bus is generally $118 (€110) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $122 (€113) from Manchester to Belfast.

A bus is $3 (€3) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Manchester to Belfast costing on average $6 (€6).

The quickest way to travel from Manchester to Belfast is by flight, which takes on average 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Belfast by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

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You should expect to travel around 167 miles (270 km) between Manchester and Belfast.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Manchester to Belfast:

  • Buses from Manchester to Belfast most often leave from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Belfast, Stena Line terminus.
  • Flights from Manchester to Belfast most often leave from Manchester Airport and arrive in Belfast International Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Manchester Piccadilly and tend to arrive in Belfast Lanyon Place.

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

  • You can go to Belfast from Manchester by plane with easyJet. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $122 (€113) with easyJet from Manchester to Belfast on Omio.

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

  • You'll find direct flights with easyJet, or European Air Express.

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

Many of our customers traveling from Manchester to Belfast don't make Belfast their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Belfast are Dublin, London or Glasgow, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Belfast to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Manchester to Belfast, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $3 (€3) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $122 (€113) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $6 (€6) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Manchester to Belfast online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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