Directions from Greater Manchester to Glastonbury

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. 376

$82 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus via Birmingham  •  8 h 19 min

  1. 376

$29 - $38

6 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  7 h 37 min

  1. M35
  2. 376

$35 - $57

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. 193.4 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Chester, fly to Bristol, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. CEG - BRS

$111 - $207

Fly Manchester to Southampton, train, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. MAN - SOU

$84 - $246

Fly Manchester to London Heathrow, train, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. MAN - LHR

$168 - $425

Fly Manchester to Exeter, train, line 29 bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. MAN - EXT

$87 - $253

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Glastonbury, England?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Glastonbury via Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Dickinson St (Hotel), St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink), Shudehill (Manchester Metrolink), Shudehill Interchange, Broadmead, Cabot Circus, and Bristol, Bus Station in around 7 h 37 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Chester to Bristol
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Warminster
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Train from Exeter St Davids to Taunton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Temple Meads to Glastonbury, Magdalene Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Glastonbury, Magdalene Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Megabus UK
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Berrys Coaches
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Warminster, Market Place to Glastonbury, Magdalene Street
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
berryscoaches.co.uk
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, The Parade to Glastonbury, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Greater Manchester and Glastonbury is 258 km. The road distance is 309 km.

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Glastonbury is to bus which costs £21 - £29 and takes 8 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Glastonbury is to drive which takes 3 h 26 min and costs £30 - £45.

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Glastonbury. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd and arriving at Glastonbury, Magdalene Street via Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Greater Manchester to Glastonbury, including transfers.