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from Manchester to York

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

Our recommendation

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

08:58AMManchester Victoria2h02 11:00AMYork
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$161One-way
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08:58AMManchester Victoria2h02 11:00AMYork
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$161One-way
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10:58AMManchester Victoria2h02 01:00PMYork
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$161One-way
09:45AMManchester Victoria1h20 11:05AMYork
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$351One-way
08:00AMManchester Victoria1h16 09:16AMYork
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$381One-way

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Tue
Jan 18
$15Northern Rail
$21National Express
Wed
Jan 19
$15Northern Rail
$22National Express
Thu
Jan 20
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$21National Express
Fri
Jan 21
$15Northern Rail
$21National Express
Sat
Jan 22
$12Northern Rail
$21National Express
Sun
Jan 23
$25First Transpennine Express
$21National Express
Mon
Jan 24
$11Northern Rail
$22National Express
Tue
Jan 25
$11Northern Rail
$21National Express
Wed
Jan 26
$11Northern Rail
$21National Express
Thu
Jan 27
$13Northern Rail
$21National Express
Fri
Jan 28
$15First Transpennine Express
$21National Express
Sat
Jan 29
$12Northern Rail
$21National Express
Sun
Jan 30
$15First Transpennine Express
$21National Express
Mon
Jan 31
$12Northern Rail
$22National Express
Tue
Feb 1
$11Northern Rail
$21National Express
Thu
Feb 3
$11Northern Rail
$22National Express
Fri
Feb 4
$11Northern Rail
$21National Express
Sat
Feb 5
$15First Transpennine Express
$21National Express
Sun
Feb 6
$48First Transpennine Express
$22National Express

Travel Information between Manchester and York

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $26
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€19) • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $26 (€21) • 1 h 19 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or First Transpennine Express

Take a bus or train to travel 57 miles (92 km) from Manchester to York. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 19 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or First Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Manchester to York.

How to get from Manchester to York

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Manchester to York, 87,14% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Manchester to York and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs

What are the ways to get from Manchester to York?

You can travel to York from Manchester 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Manchester to York?

The cheapest way to go to York from Manchester is by taking a bus, which costs on average $23 (€19).

This is compared to other ways of getting to York:

A bus is generally $3 (€3) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $26 (€21) from Manchester to York.

What is the fastest way to get from Manchester to York?

The quickest way to travel to York from Manchester is by train, which takes on average 1 h 19 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 45 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Manchester to York would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 57 miles (92 km) between Manchester and York.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Manchester to York?

The average frequency per day from Manchester to York is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

When traveling from Manchester to York, what are the departure and arrival points in Manchester and York?

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and tend to arrive in York, Train Station.
  • Trains mostly depart from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in York.

Which travel companies can take me from Manchester to York?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Manchester to York:

  • You can travel by bus between Manchester and York with National Express, and you can find National Express Manchester to York tickets for $23 (€19) on Omio.
  • You can travel from Manchester to York by train with First Transpennine Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $26 (€21) with First Transpennine Express from Manchester to York.

Is there a direct service between Manchester and York?

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

  • You'll find direct buses with.

Direct services to York 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.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to York from Manchester ends?

Omio customers who travel from Manchester to York often also extend their vacation to go to London, Edinburgh or Leeds. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between York and these popular destinations at a great price.

How early should I buy Manchester to York tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Manchester to York, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $23 (€19) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $26 (€21) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Manchester to York online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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