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Duration 4h 29m
Distance 200.3 miles
Average price £160
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bridgwater and Manchester takes 4h 29m and the fastest train takes 3h 51m. There is a train service every few hours from Bridgwater to Manchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bridgwater
  2. Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Manchester
4h 58m
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£94 - £252

Bridgwater to Manchester train times

Trains run every two hours between Bridgwater and Manchester. The earliest departure is at 07:06 in the morning, and the last departure from Bridgwater is at 17:21 which arrives into Manchester at 21:59. All services require a transfer at Bristol Temple Meads and take an average of 4h 29m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bridgwater to Manchester. However, there are services departing from Bridgwater and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly via Bristol Temple Meads. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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The distance between Bridgwater and Manchester is 167 miles. The road distance is 200.3 miles.

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Bridgwater to Manchester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Bridgwater station.

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Bridgwater to Manchester train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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