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There are 8 ways to get from Castelo Branco to Manchester by train, plane, bus, night train, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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Train to Lisbon, fly  •  7h 56m

  1. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Manchester (MAN) LIS - MAN

£53 - £253

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Train, train to Porto, fly  •  10h 27m

  1. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Entroncamento
  2. Take the train from Entroncamento to Porto(Campanha)
  3. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Manchester (MAN) OPO - MAN

£54 - £178

Bus, train  •  19h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Castelo Branco to Bordeaux
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

£296 - £527

Train, night train  •  29h 20m

  1. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Entroncamento Ic / ...
  2. Take the night train from Entroncamento to Hendaye Hot
  3. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Lille Flandres Tgv
  5. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
  6. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

£335 - £539

Bus, bus and ferry  •  35h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Castelo Branco to Lille
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St

£182 - £277

Drive, car ferry  •  31h 5m

  1. Drive from Castelo Branco to Santander
  2. Take the car ferry from Santander to Plymouth
  3. Drive from Plymouth to Manchester

£177 - £446

Bus, train, car ferry  •  38h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Castelo Branco to Valladolid
  2. Take the train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Santander A / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Santander to Plymouth
  4. Take the train from Plymouth to Manchester Piccadilly

£197 - £485

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  21h 47m

  1. Drive from Castelo Branco to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Manchester

£372 - £484

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Castelo Branco to Manchester is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 10h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Castelo Branco to Manchester is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 290€ and takes 7h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Castelo Branco to Manchester station. However, there are services departing from Castelo Branco and arriving at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St via Lille and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Castelo Branco to Manchester. However, there are services departing from Castelo Branco and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly via Entroncamento, Hendaye, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Gare de Lille Europe and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 20m.

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The distance between Castelo Branco and Manchester is 1570 km.

The best way to get from Castelo Branco to Manchester without a car is to bus and train which takes 19h 18m and costs 330€ - 600€.

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It takes approximately 7h 56m to get from Castelo Branco to Manchester, including transfers.

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Castelo Branco to Manchester bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Castelo Branco station.

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Castelo Branco to Manchester train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), depart from Castelo Branco station.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Castelo Branco to Manchester.
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  • Distance: 981.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 56m

What companies run services between Castelo Branco, Portugal and Manchester, England?

There is no direct connection from Castelo Branco to Manchester. However, you can take the train to Lisboa Oriente, take the walk to Estação Oriente, take the bus to Aeroporto, take the walk to Lisbon airport, fly to Manchester, take the walk to Manchester Airport, then take the train to Manchester. Alternatively, you can take the train to Entroncamento, take the train to Porto(Campanha), take the walk to Campanhã, take the subway to Aeroporto, take the walk to Porto airport, fly to Manchester, take the walk to Manchester Airport, then take the train to Manchester.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £430
Flights from Lisbon to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £430
Flights from Lisbon to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £430
Flights from Porto to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £140
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £140
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £140
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £290
Flights from Lisbon to Manchester via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £290
Flights from Porto to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £210
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £210
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £600
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £320
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £470
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £210
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £600
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Lisbon to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£200 - £420
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £370
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£12 - £25
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
£12 - £18
1st Class
£16 - £25
Train from Castelo Branco to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £14
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
£7 - £11
1st Class
£9 - £14
Train from Entroncamento to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £26
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
£13 - £18
1st Class
£16 - £26
Night train from Entroncamento to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
12h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£70 - £110
Website
cp.pt
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£80 - £90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£80 - £90
1st Class
£100 - £160
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£37 - £43
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£37 - £43
1st Class
£55 - £70
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£110 - £130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£110 - £130
1st Class
£150 - £230
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
£60 - £190
Premier
£140 - £210
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
£40 - £110
Premier
£90 - £130
Virgin West Coast Trains
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£28 - £40
1st Class
£40 - £60
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Santander
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
renfe.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Castelo Branco to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£70 - £120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Castelo Branco to Lille
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£110 - £190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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
4h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£25 - £35
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National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Castelo Branco to Valladolid
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£16 - £28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Santander to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£65 - £280
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
£65 - £85
Car
£190 - £280

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Castelo Branco to Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Castelo Branco to Manchester train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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