How to travel from Middlesbrough to Manchester

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Travel Information from Middlesbrough to Manchester

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$30 - $5
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $5 (€4) • 2 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $30 (€26) • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or TransPennine Express

Travel 86 miles (138 km) by train or bus from Middlesbrough to Manchester. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or TransPennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Middlesbrough to Manchester.

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from Middlesbrough to Manchester

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

Our recommendation
bus

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

Megabus
09:35AM2h55
Middlesbrough, Newport Road
12:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$111One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Megabus
09:35AM2h55
Middlesbrough, Newport Road
12:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$111One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
National Express
10:50AM2h25
Middlesbrough, Newport Road
01:15PMManchester, Coach Station
$341One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Transpennine Express
09:20AM2h50
Middlesbrough station (MBR)
12:10PMManchester Victoria (MCV)
$571One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:21AM2h51
Middlesbrough station (MBR)
11:12AMManchester Victoria (MCV)
$571One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
09:26AM3h12
Middlesbrough station (MBR)
12:38PMManchester Victoria (MCV)
$591One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
08:40AM2h45
Middlesbrough, Newport Road
11:25AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$161One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
11:35AM2h55
Middlesbrough, Newport Road
02:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$111One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
09:35AM3h40
Middlesbrough, Newport Road
01:15PMManchester, Airport
$161One-way
0 transfers

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Find the best trip between Middlesbrough and Manchester with National Express and FlixBus. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient route has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

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 to Manchester from Middlesbrough, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    FAQs: Travel from Middlesbrough to Manchester

    FAQs: Travel to Manchester 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 Middlesbrough to Manchester.
    FAQs

    There are 2 options to travel from Middlesbrough to Manchester including taking a train or bus.

    The cheapest way to go to Manchester from Middlesbrough is by taking a bus, which costs on average $5 (€4).

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

    Taking a bus costs () less than taking a ferry, which average ticket prices of ().

    A bus is () less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Middlesbrough to Manchester costing on average ().

    Taking a bus costs $25 (€22) less than taking a train, which costs on average $30 (€26) for the same trip.

    The fastest way from Middlesbrough to Manchester is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 15 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Manchester that take longer:

    Bus takes 2 h 25 min on average.

    The Middlesbrough to Manchester distance is around 86 miles (138 km).

    The average frequency per day from Middlesbrough to Manchester is:

    • Around 12 buses per day.
    • Around 10 trains per day.

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

    • Most travelers take a bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station to Manchester, Coach Station.
    • Most travelers board their train from Middlesbrough and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

    The following travel companies offer services from Middlesbrough to Manchester:

    • Travel with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus to go to Manchester by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Megabus Middlesbrough to Manchester tickets on Omio for $5 (€4).
    • Travel with TransPennine Express for trains to Manchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for TransPennine Express Middlesbrough to Manchester tickets on Omio for $30 (€26).

    Yes, there are direct services available from Middlesbrough to Manchester with the following travel companies:

    • Direct buses with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus with 8 direct buses per day.
    • Direct train available with TransPennine Express 10 direct trains per day.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Manchester as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Middlesbrough to Manchester.

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