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Journey details

Best price 22.75£
Journey duration 3 h 32 min
Connections per day 106
First departure: 01:22
Last departure: 22:00
Distance 227km

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Trains from Bristol to Manchester: which companies can you travel with?

To get to Manchester by train, you can rely on Nationalrail, only an example among all our partners.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much is the cheapest train ticket from Bristol to Manchester?

The average price of train tickets from Bristol to Manchester is of 109,08 £. However, you will be able to find cheaper tickets if you book in advance, or if you can be flexible with your dates: the cheapest train tickets from Bristol to Manchester can be around 29,35 £.

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When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Bristol and Manchester?

The trains to Manchester can leave from Bristol Temple Meads [ BRI ] and arrive at Manchester Airport [ MIA ], Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ], Manchester Victoria [ MCV ] or Manchester Oxford Road [ MCO ].

How long will it take you from Bristol to Manchester by train and when do the trains leave?

The average duration of the journey is 5 hours and 22 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Manchester in 3 hours and 47 minutes. The first train leaves from Bristol at 01:01, while the last one leaves at 23:03.

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