How to travel from Manchester to Wolverhampton

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from Manchester to Wolverhampton

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

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

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Travel Information between Manchester and Wolverhampton

distanceDistance61 miles (99 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$10 - $17
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 1 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $17 (€15) • 1 h 9 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or CrossCountry

Take a train or bus to travel 61 miles (99 km) to Wolverhampton from Manchester. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or CrossCountry among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Manchester to Wolverhampton.

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Travel to Wolverhampton from Manchester on National Express, FlixBus 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.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains from Manchester to Wolverhampton. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

    National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel company operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel from Manchester to Wolverhampton, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      FAQs: Travel from Manchester to Wolverhampton

      FAQs: Travel to Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton.

      You can get from Manchester to Wolverhampton 2 different ways: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to travel between Manchester and Wolverhampton is a bus with an average price of $10 (€9).

      This is compared to other travel options from Manchester to Wolverhampton:

      A bus is $7 (€6) less than a train with an average ticket price of $17 (€15) from Manchester to Wolverhampton.

      The fastest way to get to Wolverhampton from Manchester is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 9 min.

      Other travel options to Wolverhampton take longer:

      Getting to Wolverhampton by bus takes 1 h 55 min on average.

      Wolverhampton is approximately 61 miles (99 km) away from Manchester.

      The average frequency per day from Manchester to Wolverhampton is:

      • 1 bus a day.
      • Around 18 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Manchester to Wolverhampton 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 from Manchester to Wolverhampton:

      • Buses mostly depart from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Wolverhampton, Bus Station.
      • Trains from Manchester to Wolverhampton most often leave from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Wolverhampton.

      The following travel companies offer services from Manchester to Wolverhampton:

      • Travel with National Express, FlixBus or Megabus to go to Wolverhampton by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixBus Manchester to Wolverhampton tickets on Omio for $10 (€9).
      • Travel with CrossCountry, Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains, West Midland Trains or Northern Rail (3) to go to Wolverhampton by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find CrossCountry Manchester to Wolverhampton tickets on Omio for $17 (€15).

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

      • You can find 1 direct bus per day to Wolverhampton with National Express.
      • You can find 13 direct trains per day to take to Wolverhampton with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains.

      Direct services to Wolverhampton 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 route.

      Many of our customers traveling from Manchester to Wolverhampton don't make Wolverhampton their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Wolverhampton are London, London Euston, Birmingham or Blackpool, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Wolverhampton to any of these top destinations today!
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