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from Swindon to Manchester

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Travel Information to Manchester from Swindon

distanceDistance134 miles (216 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $71
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $17 (€14) • 4 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $71 (€59) • 3 h 38 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Cross Country

Take a bus or train to travel 134 miles (216 km) to Manchester from Swindon. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 38 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $17 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Megabus or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Swindon to Manchester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Swindon to Manchester

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 Swindon to Manchester.

How do I travel from Swindon to Manchester?

There are 2 travel options from Swindon to Manchester: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Swindon to Manchester?

The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Manchester is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $17 (€14) compared to other travel options to Manchester:

A bus is generally $54 (€45) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $71 (€59) from Swindon to Manchester.

What is the fastest way from Swindon to Manchester?

The quickest way to travel between Swindon and Manchester is by train, which takes on average 3 h 38 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 25 min   on average.

How many miles from Swindon to Manchester would I travel?

Manchester is approximately 134 miles (216 km) away from Swindon.

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

The average frequency per day from Swindon to Manchester is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Swindon to Manchester?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Swindon and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
  • Trains from Swindon to Manchester most often leave from Swindon and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Which travel companies can get me from Swindon to Manchester?

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

  • You can take a bus from Swindon to Manchester with Megabus. Cheap tickets can be found for $17 (€14) with Megabus from Swindon to Manchester.
  • You can travel between Swindon and Manchester by train with Cross Country. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $71 (€59) with Cross Country from Swindon to Manchester.

Where should I go next after I travel from Swindon to Manchester?

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

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

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

  • Bus tickets cost $17 (€14) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $71 (€59) one way on average.

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

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