How to travel from Manchester to Durham

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from Manchester to Durham

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

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Durham on Apr 02 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:58PMManchester Victoria3h13 09:11PMDurham
1 transfer
04:57PMManchester Victoria2h59 07:56PMDurham
1 transfer
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08:57AMManchester Victoria3h00 11:57AMDurham
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10:57AMManchester Victoria3h01 01:58PMDurham
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02:57PMManchester Victoria3h02 05:59PMDurham
1 transfer

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Travel Information from Manchester to Durham

distanceDistance93 miles (150 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $58
fastestFastest modeTrain • $58 (€51) • 2 h 4 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTranspennine Express

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 93 miles (150 km) from Manchester to Durham. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Manchester to Durham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Durham

Travel Tips: Travel to Durham 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 Durham.

There are 3 ways to travel between Manchester and Durham including taking a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Durham is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Durham:

A flight is generally $35 (€30) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $37 (€32) from Manchester to Durham.

Taking a flight is about $56 (€49) less than taking a train, which costs on average $58 (€51) for this journey.

Durham is approximately 93 miles (150 km) away from Manchester.

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

  • Buses most often depart from Manchester at Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Durham at Durham, Bus Station (stand C).
  • Flights most often depart from Manchester at Manchester Airport and arrive in Durham at Teesside International Airport.
  • Trains from Manchester to Durham most often leave from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Durham.

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

  • You can travel by train from Manchester to Durham with Transpennine Express, and you can find Transpennine Express Manchester to Durham tickets for $58 (€51) on Omio.

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

  • You can take a direct bus with.
  • You'll find direct trains with Transpennine Express.

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

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

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $37 (€32) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $2 (€2) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $58 (€51) one way.

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

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