How to travel from Manchester to Inverness

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Travel Information between Manchester and Inverness

distanceDistance286 miles (461 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$57 - $65
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $57 (€51) • 7 h 3 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $65 (€59) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways or London North Eastern Railway

Take a flight or train to travel 286 miles (461 km) between Manchester and Inverness. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $57 (€51). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are British Airways or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Inverness.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Inverness

Travel to Inverness 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 Inverness.

You can travel between Manchester and Inverness 2 different ways: flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Inverness is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $57 (€51) compared to other travel options to Inverness:

Taking a train is usually $9 (€8) less than taking a flight to Inverness, which costs on average $65 (€59) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Manchester to Inverness is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 3 min.

The distance from Manchester to Inverness is approximately 286 miles (461 km).

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Inverness is:

  • Around 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Manchester and Inverness as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Manchester Airport and tend to arrive in Inverness Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Manchester at Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Inverness at Inverness.

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

  • British Airways can get you to Inverness by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with British Airways from Manchester to Inverness for $65 (€59) on Omio.
  • Travel with London North Eastern Railway for trains to Inverness. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for London North Eastern Railway Manchester to Inverness tickets on Omio for $57 (€51).
Many of our customers traveling from Manchester to Inverness don't make Inverness their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Inverness are Edinburgh, London or Glasgow, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Inverness to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Manchester to Inverness, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $65 (€59) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $57 (€51) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Manchester to Inverness tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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