Travel options
from Southampton to Manchester

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

Our recommendation

To get from Southampton to Manchester on Dec 1 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:15AMSouthampton5h50 02:05PMManchester, Airport
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$251One-way
Cheapest
03:55PMSouthampton, Coach Station6h10 10:05PMManchester, Coach Station
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$231One-way
Other options
07:55AMSouthampton6h10 02:05PMManchester, Airport
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$251One-way
08:15AMSouthampton6h25 02:40PMManchester
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$251One-way
07:55AMSouthampton6h45 02:40PMManchester
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$251One-way

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Tue
Nov 30
$132Avanti West Coast
$32National Express
Wed
Dec 1
$102Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
Thu
Dec 2
$133Avanti West Coast
$22National Express
Fri
Dec 3
$132Avanti West Coast
$25National Express
Sat
Dec 4
$133Avanti West Coast
$19National Express
Sun
Dec 5
$133Avanti West Coast
$23Megabus
Mon
Dec 6
$93Cross Country
$19National Express
Tue
Dec 7
$78Avanti West Coast
$19National Express
Wed
Dec 8
$93Cross Country
$19National Express
Thu
Dec 9
$82Avanti West Coast
$19National Express
Fri
Dec 10
$133Avanti West Coast
$19National Express
Sat
Dec 11
$93Cross Country
$19National Express
Sun
Dec 12
$94Cross Country
$21National Express
Mon
Dec 13
$86Avanti West Coast
$20National Express
Wed
Dec 15
$86Avanti West Coast
$20National Express
Thu
Dec 16
$80Avanti West Coast
$19Megabus
Fri
Dec 17
$134Avanti West Coast
$26Megabus
Sat
Dec 18
$94Cross Country
$19Megabus
Sun
Dec 19
$97Cross Country
$26Megabus
Mon
Dec 20
$85Avanti West Coast
$50National Express

Travel Information from Southampton to Manchester

distanceDistance181 miles (292 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$44 - $199
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $44 (€35) • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $110 (€89) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, Blue Islands or Cross Country

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 181 miles (292 km) from Southampton to 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 $44 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express, Blue Islands or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Southampton to Manchester.