This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this website you are giving consent to cookies being used. Learn more

Manchester to Hamilton

Depart date
(Return date)

2 suggested routes to go from Manchester to Hamilton by flight, train, car, bus

  • Select the route of your choice
  • Specify your dates of travel in order to find the best deals available.
  • Get prices
  • Get prices

Trip Manchester Hamilton

Modes of transportplane, carpooling, bus, train
Distance174 mi
Direct lineYes

How to get from Manchester to Hamilton?

We are suggesting 2 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Manchester Hamilton. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
  • Sort results depending on the mode of transportation (train, bus, carpooling, plane).
  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Manchester Hamilton by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Manchester and Hamilton on a map as well as the route Manchester Hamilton and the different connecting points (Chatelherault Railway Station, Hamilton Central Railway Station, Hamilton West Railway Station, Hamilton Coach Station, Manchester International Airport, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
  • Search for a hotel in Hamilton

Which carriers to travel between Manchester and Hamilton?

Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Manchester-Hamilton (174.6 mi)
Railway companies
ScotRail provides a rail connection Glasgow-Hamilton with the train from Garscadden railway station (4.5 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Chatelherault at arrival (1.3 mi from centre)
First TransPennine Express transports passengers on a rail line from Manchester to Glasgow with the train which leaves Manchester Piccadilly station to arrive at Glasgow Central railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Manchester in Manchester and to the one of Hamilton (Scotland United Kingdom)
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Manchester (serving Manchester bus station at 0.2 mi from centre) and the city of Glasgow where the coach will drop you off at Glasgow station situated at about 0.3 mi from Glasgow city centre.
FlyBE carries out a flight from Manchester International MAN airport situated 9.3 mi away from the city centre of Manchester to Glasgow (arrival at Glasgow International GLA airport)

All modes of transport Manchester-Hamilton

If you've already chosen the mode of transport you'd like to travel with, go directly to the dedicated section:

Carpool from Manchester to Hamilton

On the contrary to other means of transportation, carsharing doesn't provide to travellers a defined scheduled. So, you have more probabilities to find Manchester-Hamilton rides five days before your date of travel than three months. Good option for lastminute stay in Hamilton!

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey Manchester-Hamilton with other travellers looking for the same route. This has a very positive environmental impact since it optimizes the capacity of the car and it also allows saving money.

Manchester to Hamilton bus

There is a direct connection by intercity coach between Manchester and Hamilton.

What are the bus companies operating the Manchester Hamilton ?

To get to Hamilton by bus from Manchester, you only have the bus company National Express that serves the these two cities.

National Express Manchester Hamilton

You may still have doubts to get to Hamilton by bus. That's why we give you some arguments that might convince you to board a bus to Hamilton.

  • The coaches operating the Manchester Hamilton line are mostly equipped with an air conditioning system, which will allow you to travel in good conditions during hot seasons.
  • It is more environmentally friendly to travel on a modern bus than to carpool. In addition, the road Manchester Hamilton is shared by other vehicles and no additional infrastructure is needed to run a bus.
  • Almost all coaches are equipped with a WiFi connection, which is very welcome to travel the 174 mi of the trip.

Bus stops in Manchester

Depending on the company, it is requested to be present at the bus stop in Manchester from 15 to 30 minutes before the indicated departure time. To make sure of the bus destination, look at the front, 'Hamilton' must be mentioned. Before boarding, show your ticket to the driver, put your luggage in the hold and then sit at your seat.

  • Manchester

Bus stops at arrival in Hamilton

In Hamilton, make sure you leave nothing in your seat or in the trunk of the coach.

  • Hamilton

Cheap flights from Manchester to Hamilton

Which airlines fly between Manchester and Hamilton ?

The cities of Manchester and Hamilton are not connected with a direct flight but FlyBE is the airline you may take to travel to Hamilton.
FlyBE Manchester Hamilton

Departure airport in Manchester

  • MAN Manchester International

Train Manchester to Hamilton

Departure train stations in Manchester

  • Manchester Piccadilly

Arrival train stations in Hamilton

  • Chatelherault
  • Hamilton Central

Manchester Hamilton train companies

These are the 2 railways companies that you may take during your trip to Hamilton: ScotRail and First TransPennine Express.
ScotRail Manchester HamiltonFirst TransPennine Express Manchester Hamilton

Intercity Train Manchester Hamilton

The railway station bewteen Manchester and Hamilton are served by intercity trains which are faster than regional trains.

Is there a direct train for the Manchester-Hamilton route?

No, unfortunately no train line allows to go from Manchester to Hamilton without making any changes.

United Kingdom
Česká republika
International (en)