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2 trains from $118
Tomorrow
5 trains from $122
Fri, May 31
5 trains from $88
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

Train
Bus
Flight
Sat
May 25
$122Virgin Trains
$21National Express
$285Air France
Sun
May 26
$122Virgin Trains
$21National Express
$98BA Cityflyer
Mon
May 27
$49Virgin Trains
$16National Express
$370Aurigny Air Services
Tue
May 28
$122Virgin Trains
$14National Express
$214British Airways
Wed
May 29
$122Virgin Trains
$12National Express
$172British Airways
Thu
May 30
$122Virgin Trains
$16National Express
$214British Airways
Fri
May 31
$88Virgin Trains
$16National Express
$138British Airways
Sat
Jun 1
$85Virgin Trains
$16National Express
$220British Airways
Sun
Jun 2
$56Virgin Trains
$14National Express
$116BA Cityflyer
Mon
Jun 3
$125Virgin Trains
$14National Express
$138British Airways
Tue
Jun 4
$64Virgin Trains
$9National Express
$138British Airways
Wed
Jun 5
$97Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$138British Airways
Thu
Jun 6
$97Virgin Trains
$9National Express
$138British Airways
Fri
Jun 7
$88Virgin Trains
$9National Express
$103British Airways
Sat
Jun 8
$56Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$219KLM
Sun
Jun 9
$49Virgin Trains
$9National Express
$243TAM Airlines
Mon
Jun 10
$98Virgin Trains
$12National Express
$103British Airways
Tue
Jun 11
$78Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$103British Airways
Wed
Jun 12
$64Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$103British Airways
Thu
Jun 13
$64Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$103British Airways

How to Travel from Manchester to London

Thousands of people travel in the UK between Manchester and London every week, both for professional and personal trips. There are a number of travel options available to customers: flights are fast but expensive, trains are reliable and frequent, and buses are cheap but sluggish.

Trains from Manchester to London | Buses from Manchester to London | Flights from Manchester to London

Manchester to London Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€7

3:50 h

1 Week Ahead

trains

€51

2:08 h

1 Month Ahead

flight

€67

1:00 h

2 Weeks Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Manchester to London?

Cheapest way to travel from Manchester to London


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Manchester to London. Buses traveling from Manchester to London depart from Manchester Coach station and take at least 3:50 h to arrive at London's Victoria bus station. Over 20 buses travel from Manchester to London during the week, with the first departing at 5:40 a.m. Weekend buses are offered more infrequently. National Express is the main bus company that travels from Manchester to London.


Fastest way to travel from Manchester to London


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Manchester to London. Flights traveling from Manchester to London can depart from either Leeds/Bradford airport or Manchester airport and arrive at either London's Heathrow, Gatwick, City, or Stansted airport after an hour of flight time. British Airways travel directly from Manchester to London.


Most popular way to travel from Manchester to London


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Manchester to London. Trains traveling from Manchester to London depart from Manchester's Picadilly train station and arrive at London's Euston train station after approximately 2 hours of travel time. All trains that travel from Manchester to London are operated by Virgin Trains. Virgin Trains travel from Manchester to London approximately 10 times per day.


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Best fares from Manchester to London

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Sun, May 26
Bus
National Express
05:154h 55m10:10
ManchesterLondon
Sun, May 26
Train
Virgin Trains
08:202h 45m11:05
ManchesterLondon
Sun, May 26
Flight
BA Cityflyer
10:501h11:50
ManchesterLondon
Fastest Way to Travel from Manchester to London
Sun, May 26
Flight
BA Cityflyer
10:501h11:50
ManchesterLondon
Tue, May 28
Flight
British Airways
19:001h20:00
ManchesterLondon
Wed, May 29
Flight
British Airways
19:001h20:00
ManchesterLondon
Return Journeys from London to Manchester
Sun, May 26
Bus
National Express
18:005h 5m23:05
LondonManchester
Sun, May 26
Train
Virgin Trains
09:192h 46m12:05
LondonManchester
Sun, May 26
Flight
British Airways
19:251h20:25
LondonManchester
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Manchester
London
BusManchester (Coach Station)

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainManchester Oxford Road

Amenities

TrainManchester Piccadilly

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Bus lines 1, 2, 3, 147
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.

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