There are 8 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Stockport to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Hastings

$147 - $240

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) 023 / ...

$32 - $43

6 alternative options

Train via Peterborough  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to East Croydon
  3. Take the train from East Croydon to Hastings

$118 - $228

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Hastings 273.2 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Manchester to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Hastings

$134 - $355

Fly Manchester to Southampton, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Hastings

$106 - $250

Fly Manchester to Southend, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International
  4. Take the train from Ashford International to Hastings

$132 - $395

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Hastings

$145 - $310

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

You can take a train from Greater Manchester to Hastings via Levenshulme, Albert Rd/Levenshulme Stn (Chemist), Levenshulme, Stockport, London Euston, Euston Underground Station, London Bridge Underground Station, and London Bridge in around 4 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Hastings via Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Dickinson St (Hotel), Manchester, London Victoria Coach Station, and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 9 h 15 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 Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from London Charing Cross to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$95 - $140
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Hastings
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Greater Anglia
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Leeds
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Greater Manchester to Hastings?

The distance between Greater Manchester and Hastings is 346 km. The road distance is 437 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings?

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings is to bus which costs £22 - £35 and takes 9 h 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings?

The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings is to drive which takes 4 h 39 min and costs £40 - £60.

Is there a direct bus between Greater Manchester and Hastings?

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Hastings. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd and arriving at Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) via Manchester and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings?

It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings, including transfers.