There are 8 ways to get from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$115 - $193

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 702
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

$30 - $36

6 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Manchester Piccadilly

$87 - $130

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station 196.3 miles

$40 - $65

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to Feltham
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

$81 - $274

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN

$86 - $213

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN

$101 - $365

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to Feltham
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly

$90 - $227

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to bus which costs £22 - £28 and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bracknell station to Manchester Piccadilly Station station. However, there are services departing from Bracknell Bus Station and arriving at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station. However, there are services departing from Bracknell and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Bracknell and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 157 miles. The road distance is 196.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs £85 - £150.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station, including transfers.

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Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by Reading Buses, arrive at Bracknell Bus Station.

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Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs £85 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £28 and takes 8 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
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  • Distance: 156.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

What companies run services between Bracknell, England and Manchester Piccadilly Station, England?

You can take a train from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, and London Euston in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bracknell to Manchester Piccadilly Station via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station, London Victoria Coach Station, and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 8 h 12 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Bracknell to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bracknell to Feltham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Greater Anglia
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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