How to travel from Manchester to Rugby

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Travel Information between Manchester and Rugby

distanceDistance86 miles (139 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • $59 (€52) • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 86 miles (139 km) between Manchester and Rugby. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Rugby.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Rugby

Travel to Rugby 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 Rugby.

There are 4 travel options from Manchester to Rugby: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Rugby is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $1 (€1) compared to other travel options to Rugby:

Taking a flight is usually $21 (€18) less than taking a bus to Rugby, which costs on average $21 (€18) for the same trip.

Taking a flight is about $1 (€1) less than taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1) for this trip.

A flight is $59 (€52) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Manchester to Rugby costing on average $59 (€52).

The quickest way to travel between Manchester and Rugby is by train, which takes on average 2 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by ferry can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

Rugby is approximately 86 miles (139 km) away from Manchester.

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Rugby is:

  • 2 buses per day.
  • 31 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Manchester to Rugby depart from Manchester, Coach Station to Rugby, The Royal Oak.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Rugby.

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

  • National Express can take you to Rugby by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from Manchester to Rugby for $21 (€18).
  • Travel with Cross Country for trains to Rugby. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Cross Country Manchester to Rugby tickets on Omio for $59 (€52).
Looking to extend your trip from Manchester to Rugby? Many Omio customers who go from Manchester to Rugby usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Coventry or Birmingham. If you're looking to explore London, Coventry or Birmingham from Rugby, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • A bus ticket costs $21 (€18) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $1 (€1) one way for this journey.
  • A ferry ticket for this route is costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $59 (€52) one way.

But we recommend booking Manchester to Rugby 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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