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

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Train  •  4 h 51 min

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

$134 - $221

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Bus  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St 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 / ...

$30 - $41

6 alternative options

Line 18 bus, bus, train  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 18 bus from Manchester Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary (M.R.I.) to Shudehill Interchange 18
  2. Take the bus from Shudehill Interchange to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M11
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Hastings

$78 - $132

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 40 min

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

$131 - $350

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 London Bridge to Hastings

$116 - $375

Fly Manchester to Southampton, train  •  6 h 53 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 Waterloo East to Hastings

$102 - $236

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 16 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

$140 - $303

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Hastings. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Hastings is 216 miles. The road distance is 273.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings without a car is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Greater Manchester to Hastings bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Hastings is 273 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to drive from Greater Manchester to Hastings.

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Hastings.
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  • Distance: 216.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

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

You can take a train from Greater Manchester to Hastings via Manchester City Centre, University of Mcr, Manchester Piccadilly, London Euston, Euston Underground Station, London Bridge Underground Station, and London Bridge in around 4 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Hastings via Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London Victoria Coach Station, and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
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
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 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from London Charing Cross to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from London Waterloo East to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
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
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Bus operators
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
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
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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