How to travel from Manchester to Telford

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Travel Information from Manchester to Telford

distanceDistance56 miles (90 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$16 - $19
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $16 (€14) • 2 h 14 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $16 (€14) • 2 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Take a train or bus to travel 56 miles (90 km) to Telford from Manchester. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Transport for Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Manchester to Telford.

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from Manchester to Telford

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

Our recommendation

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

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Travel between Manchester and Telford on National Express and CrossCountry travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next travel to Telford from Manchester you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

    National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Manchester - Telford travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

      FAQs: Travel from Manchester to Telford

      FAQs: Travel to Telford 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 Telford.

      There are 2 travel options between Manchester and Telford. You can take a train or bus.

      The cheapest way to go to Telford from Manchester is by taking a train, which costs on average $16 (€14).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Manchester to Telford:

      Taking a train costs $3 (€2) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $19 (€16).

      The fastest way to get to Telford from Manchester is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 14 min.

      Other travel options to Telford take longer:

      Bus takes 4 h 10 min on average.

      The Manchester to Telford distance is around 56 miles (90 km).

      The average frequency per day from Manchester to Telford is:

      • Around 13 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Telford from Manchester 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 Telford:

      • Most travelers take a bus from Manchester, Coach Station to Telford, Town Centre.
      • Most travelers take a train from Manchester Piccadilly to Telford Central.

      The following travel companies offer services from Manchester to Telford:

      • National Express can take you to Telford by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from Manchester to Telford for $19 (€16).
      • Travel with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains for trains to Telford. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Transport for Wales Manchester to Telford tickets on Omio for $16 (€14).

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

      • You'll find direct buses with.
      • You can book a direct train with.

      Direct services to Telford 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 journey.

      Many of our customers who book a trip from Manchester to Telford often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Birmingham, Wolverhampton or Shrewsbury. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Manchester and Telford itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Telford and any of these top destinations today!
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