How to travel from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent

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Travel Information between Manchester and Burton-on-Trent

distanceDistance52 miles (84 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $65
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€14) • 2 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $65 (€60) • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or West Midlands Railway

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 52 miles (84 km) to Burton-on-Trent from Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or West Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent

Travel to Burton-on-Trent 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 Burton-on-Trent.

There are 4 ways to travel between Manchester and Burton-on-Trent including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $15 (€14) compared to other travel options to Burton-on-Trent:

A bus is generally $50 (€46) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $65 (€60) from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent.

The fastest way from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 50 min.

There are alternative travel options to Burton-on-Trent that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 2 h 10 min.

The distance from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent is approximately 52 miles (84 km).

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent is:

  • 33 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Burton-on-Trent from Manchester as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent:

  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent depart from Manchester Piccadilly to Burton-on-Trent.

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

  • Travel with Megabus to go to Burton-on-Trent by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Megabus Manchester to Burton-on-Trent tickets on Omio for $15 (€14).
  • West Midlands Railway can get you to Burton-on-Trent by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with West Midlands Railway from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent for $65 (€60) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent don't make Burton-on-Trent their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Burton-on-Trent are London, Birmingham or Derby, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Burton-on-Trent to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Manchester to Burton-on-Trent, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $15 (€14) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $65 (€60) one way.

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

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