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

Manchester to London

Depart date
(Return date)
1
Search  
Advertisement

Keep updated on travel and transport offers !

How to get from Manchester to London?

We are suggesting 15 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Manchester London. 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 London 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 London on a map as well as the route Manchester London and the different connecting points (Gatwick Airport, Heathrow Airport, London Euston Railway Station, London Victoria Coach Station Coach Station, Golders Green Coach Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
  • Search for a hotel in London
Advertisement

All modes of transport Manchester London

For your trip from Manchester (England, United Kingdom) to London (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 163 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Manchester London is a direct bound.
Trains of Virgin Trains to London leave from Manchester Piccadilly railway station in Manchester. Arrival in London will take place at London Euston station (2 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Manchester-London that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of MegaBus or National Express in Manchester. The bus will drop you off at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Manchester bus station (0.2 mi from Manchester) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for London.
The direct flight Manchester > London will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Manchester and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Manchester International MAN airport, 9.3 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to London (Gatwick airport, IATA code: LGW) operated by British Airways or Virgin Atlantic Airways.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Manchester-London.

Which carriers to travel between Manchester and London?

Airlines
British Airways carries out a flight from Manchester International MAN airport situated 9.3 mi away from the city centre of Manchester to London (arrival at Gatwick LGW airport)
Virgin Atlantic Airways flies on the route from Manchester International MAN airport (located 9.3 mi from Manchester, United Kingdom) to London (serving Heathrow LHR airport)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Manchester in Manchester and to the one of London Victoria Coach Station (England 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 London where the coach will drop you off at London Victoria Coach Station station situated at about 1.1 mi from London city centre.
Railway companies
London Midland provides a rail connection Milton Keynes-London with the train from Milton Keynes Central railway station (3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of London Euston at arrival (2 mi from centre)
Virgin Trains transports passengers on a rail line from Manchester to London with the train which leaves Manchester Piccadilly station to arrive at London Euston railway station (England United Kingdom)
Southern Railways operates the train journey Milton Keynes-London with the train West London from Milton Keynes Central railway station (3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Balham at arrival (4.1 mi from centre)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Manchester-London (163.4 mi)

Stop cities from Manchester or cities to visit near London

When travelling from London to Manchester by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Milton Keynes located at 119 mi from Manchester and 45 mi away from London (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to London or back to Manchester, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
France
United Kingdom
Portugal
Italia
España
International (en)