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from Manchester to Middlesbrough

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

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Middlesbrough on Jan 18 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:25PMManchester2h40 07:05PMMiddlesbrough, Newport Road
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04:25PMManchester2h40 07:05PMMiddlesbrough, Newport Road
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10:10AMManchester2h40 12:50PMMiddlesbrough, Newport Road
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01:35PMManchester2h30 04:05PMMiddlesbrough, Newport Road
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03:45PMManchester, Airport3h20 07:05PMMiddlesbrough, Newport Road
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Jan 18
$46First Transpennine Express
Jan 20
$37First Transpennine Express
Jan 21
$27First Transpennine Express
Jan 22
$27First Transpennine Express
Jan 23
$41First Transpennine Express
$20National Express
Jan 24
$41First Transpennine Express
Jan 26
$34First Transpennine Express
Jan 27
$27First Transpennine Express
$16National Express
Jan 28
$27First Transpennine Express

Travel Information to Middlesbrough from Manchester

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $40
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $20 (€16) • 2 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $20 (€16) • 2 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or First Transpennine Express

Take a bus or train to travel 86 miles (138 km) to Middlesbrough from Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or First Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Middlesbrough.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Middlesbrough

Travel to Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough.

What are the ways to get from Manchester to Middlesbrough?

There are 2 travel options from Manchester to Middlesbrough: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Manchester and Middlesbrough?

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Middlesbrough is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $20 (€16) compared to other travel options to Middlesbrough:

A bus is generally $20 (€17) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $40 (€33) from Manchester to Middlesbrough.

What is the quickest way from Manchester to Middlesbrough?

The fastest way to get to Middlesbrough from Manchester is by bus with an average travel time of 2 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Middlesbrough can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 2 h 20 min.

What is the distance from Manchester to Middlesbrough?

You should expect to travel around 86 miles (138 km) between Manchester and Middlesbrough.

How many services a day are there to Middlesbrough from Manchester?

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Middlesbrough is:

  • 12 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Manchester? Where do I arrive in Middlesbrough?

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

  • Buses from Manchester to Middlesbrough most often leave from Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and arrive in 米德尔斯堡, Middlesbrough.
  • Trains from Manchester to Middlesbrough most often leave from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Middlesbrough.

Which travel operators can get me to Middlesbrough from Manchester?

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

  • Travel with Megabus to go to Middlesbrough by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Megabus Manchester to Middlesbrough tickets on Omio for $20 (€16).
  • Travel with First Transpennine Express for trains to Middlesbrough. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for First Transpennine Express Manchester to Middlesbrough tickets on Omio for $40 (€33).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Manchester to Middlesbrough?

Your trip from Manchester to Middlesbrough doesn't have to end in Middlesbrough. 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 Middlesbrough tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Middlesbrough today!

When should I purchase a ticket from Manchester to Middlesbrough online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $20 (€16) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $40 (€33) one way.

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