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from Manchester to Halifax

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

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Halifax on Dec 5 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:54AMManchester Victoria0h43 09:37AMHalifax
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08:54AMManchester Victoria0h43 09:37AMHalifax
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09:54AMManchester Victoria0h43 10:37AMHalifax
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Travel Information between Manchester and Halifax

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $15
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $10 (€9) • 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $10 (€9) • 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Northern Rail

Travel 22 miles (36 km) by bus or train between Manchester and Halifax. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Manchester to Halifax.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Manchester to Halifax?

There are 2 ways to travel to Halifax from Manchester including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Manchester to Halifax?

The cheapest way to travel from Manchester to Halifax is by taking a train with an average price of $10 (€9).

This is compared to other travel options to Halifax:

Taking a train is usually $5 (€4) less than taking a bus to Halifax, which costs on average $15 (€13) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Manchester to Halifax?

The fastest way to get to Halifax from Manchester is by train with an average travel time of 40 min.

Other travel options to Halifax can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Halifax by bus can take on average 50 min.

How far is Halifax from Manchester?

The distance is approximately 22 miles (36 km) from Manchester to Halifax.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Manchester to Halifax?

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and arrive in Halifax, Halifax.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Halifax.
Who can get me from Manchester to Halifax?

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

  • Megabus can get you to Halifax by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Megabus from Manchester to Halifax for $15 (€13) on Omio.
  • Northern Rail can get you to Halifax by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Northern Rail from Manchester to Halifax for $10 (€9) on Omio.
Can I travel directly from Manchester to Halifax?

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

  • You can take a direct bus with Megabus.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Halifax 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 Halifax.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Manchester to Halifax?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Manchester to Halifax often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Leeds or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Manchester and Halifax itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Halifax and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets from Manchester to Halifax online for the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $15 (€13) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $10 (€9) one way.

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

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