How to travel from Manchester to Loughborough

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Travel Information from Manchester to Loughborough

distanceDistance65 miles (105 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$6 - $34
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $6 (€5) • 2 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $34 (€29) • 1 h 57 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or East Midlands Trains

Take a train or bus to travel 65 miles (105 km) from Manchester to Loughborough. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus or East Midlands Trains among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Manchester to Loughborough.

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from Manchester to Loughborough

How to get from Manchester to Loughborough by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Manchester to Loughborough is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Find the best route to Loughborough from Manchester with Omio's travel partners FlixBus, Transpennine Express and Northern Rail! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Travel from Manchester to Loughborough

      FAQs: Travel to Loughborough 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 Loughborough.

      There are 2 options to travel to Loughborough from Manchester including taking a train or bus.

      The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Loughborough is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $6 (€5) compared to other travel options to Loughborough:

      A bus is $27 (€24) less than a train with an average ticket price of $34 (€29) from Manchester to Loughborough.

      The fastest way from Manchester to Loughborough is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 57 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Loughborough that take longer:

      Bus takes 2 h 55 min on average.

      The Manchester to Loughborough distance is around 65 miles (105 km).

      The average frequency per day from Manchester to Loughborough is:

      • 25 trains a day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Manchester to Loughborough as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

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

      • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Manchester to Loughborough depart from Manchester, Coach Station to Loughborough, Railway Station (Stand A).
      • Most travelers board their train from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Loughborough.

      The following travel companies offer services from Manchester to Loughborough:

      • Travel with FlixBus to go to Loughborough by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixBus Manchester to Loughborough tickets on Omio for $6 (€5).
      • Travel with East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or Virgin Trains for trains to Loughborough. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for East Midlands Trains Manchester to Loughborough tickets on Omio for $34 (€29).

      Yes, there are direct routes from Manchester to Loughborough with the following travel companies:

      • You can take a direct bus with.
      • You can book a direct train with.

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

      Looking to extend your trip from Manchester to Loughborough? Many Omio customers who go from Manchester to Loughborough usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Leicester, Birmingham, Nottingham or Egham. If you're looking to explore London, Leicester, Birmingham, Nottingham or Egham from Loughborough, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
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