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from Northampton to Manchester

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

Our recommendation

To get from Northampton to Manchester on Dec 5 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:35AMNorthampton2h31 01:06PMManchester Oxford Road
2 changes
$711One-way
Cheapest
10:35AMNorthampton2h31 01:06PMManchester Oxford Road
2 changes
$711One-way
Other options
09:26AMNorthampton2h41 12:07PMManchester Piccadilly
2 changes
$711One-way
09:26AMNorthampton3h15 12:41PMManchester Piccadilly
1 changes
$711One-way
06:25PMLondon Heathrow Airport1h05 07:30PMManchester Airport
0 changes
$1741One-way

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Sun
Dec 5
$71Avanti West Coast
$34National Express
$157British Airways
Mon
Dec 6
$52Cross Country
$13Flixbus
$151British Airways
Tue
Dec 7
$39Cross Country
$12Flixbus
$81British Airways
Wed
Dec 8
$52Cross Country
$13Flixbus
$125British Airways
Thu
Dec 9
$52Cross Country
$13Flixbus
$109British Airways
Fri
Dec 10
$46Avanti West Coast
$19Flixbus
$137British Airways
Sat
Dec 11
$53Cross Country
$12Flixbus
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Sun
Dec 12
$46Avanti West Coast
$28National Express
$78British Airways
Wed
Dec 15
$39Cross Country
$3Flixbus
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Thu
Dec 16
$39Cross Country
$12Flixbus
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Fri
Dec 17
$36Avanti West Coast
$27Flixbus
$131British Airways
Sat
Dec 18
$53Cross Country
$35National Express
$97British Airways
Mon
Dec 20
$36Avanti West Coast
$37Flixbus
$81British Airways
Thu
Dec 23
$36Avanti West Coast
$39National Express
$104British Airways
Fri
Dec 24
$36Avanti West Coast
$39National Express
$72British Airways

Travel Information from Northampton to Manchester

distanceDistance102 miles (164 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$26 - $87
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $26 (€22) • 4 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $87 (€72) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways, National Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 102 miles (164 km) by flight, bus or train between Northampton and Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $26 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are British Airways, National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Northampton to Manchester.

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FAQs
How do I reach Manchester from Northampton?

There are 3 ways to get from Northampton to Manchester: flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Northampton to Manchester the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Manchester from Northampton is by taking a bus, which costs on average $26 (€22).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:

A bus is generally $60 (€50) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $87 (€72) from Northampton to Manchester.

Taking a bus is about $29 (€24) less than taking a train, which costs on average $55 (€46) for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Northampton to Manchester?

The fastest way from Northampton to Manchester is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.

There are alternative travel options to Manchester that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 40 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 2 h 2 min.

What is the distance from Northampton to Manchester?

The distance is approximately 102 miles (164 km) from Northampton to Manchester.

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

The average frequency per day from Northampton to Manchester is:

  • 25 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Northampton? Where do I arrive in Manchester?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Northampton, Saxon Avenue / Wake Way (Grange Park) to Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Northampton and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.
Which travel companies can get me from Northampton to Manchester?

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

  • Travel with British Airways for flights to Manchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for British Airways Northampton to Manchester tickets on Omio for $87 (€72).
  • Travel with National Express for buses to Manchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Northampton to Manchester tickets on Omio for $26 (€22).
  • Travel with Avanti West Coast to go to Manchester by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Avanti West Coast Northampton to Manchester tickets on Omio for $55 (€46).
Is there a way to travel directly from Northampton to Manchester?

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

  • You can find around 25 direct trains per day and travel with.

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 Northampton to Manchester.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Northampton and Manchester ends?
Your trip from Northampton to Manchester doesn't have to end in Manchester. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. If you’d like to add London, Liverpool or Edinburgh to your Northampton to Manchester tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Manchester today!
How early should I buy Northampton to Manchester tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $87 (€72) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $26 (€22) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $55 (€46) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Northampton to Manchester tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.