How to travel from Manchester to Halifax

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from Manchester to Halifax

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

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To get from Manchester to Halifax on Mar 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:20AMManchester Victoria0h45 09:05AMHalifax
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08:20AMManchester Victoria0h45 09:05AMHalifax
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07:57AMManchester Victoria0h46 08:43AMHalifax
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07:21AMManchester Victoria0h43 08:04AMHalifax
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06:56AMManchester Victoria0h42 07:38AMHalifax
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Travel Information from Manchester to Halifax

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$1 - $14
fastestFastest modeBus • $14 (€12) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus

Travel 22 miles (36 km) by bus, flight or train to Halifax from Manchester. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Manchester to Halifax.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Halifax

Travel Tips: Travel to Halifax 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 Halifax.

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Manchester and Halifax. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Halifax from Manchester is by taking a flight, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Halifax:

Taking a flight is about $13 (€11) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $14 (€12) for this journey.

A flight is generally $6 (€5) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $7 (€6) from Manchester to Halifax.

The fastest way from Manchester to Halifax is by bus with an average journey time of 1 h.

There are alternative travel options to Halifax that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Halifax by flight can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

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

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

  • Buses from Manchester to Halifax most often leave from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Halifax, Charles Street / Causeway.
  • Trains most often depart from Manchester at Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Halifax at 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:

  • Travel with Megabus for buses to Halifax. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Megabus Manchester to Halifax tickets on Omio for $14 (€12).

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

  • You'll find direct trains with Northern Rail.

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 from Manchester to Halifax.

Your trip from Manchester to Halifax doesn't have to end in Halifax. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Leeds or Birmingham. If you’d like to add London, Leeds or Birmingham to your Manchester to Halifax tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Halifax today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $14 (€12) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $7 (€6) 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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