There are 5 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Ruthin by train, bus, tram or car

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Train, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
  2. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Ruthin, Pen-y-maes X51

$27 - $45

Cheapest option

Line 43 bus, bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 43 bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) to Manchester Airport The Station 43
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
  3. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Ruthin, Pen-y-maes X51

$23 - $25

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Train, bus, line 2 bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
  2. Take the bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Mold, Bus Station (Mold Bus Station) X4 / ...
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Mold, Bus Station (Mold Bus Station) to Ruthin, Kwik Save (Ruthin Kwik Save) 1 / ...

$30 - $43

Line 111 bus, line 2 tram, train, bus, line 2 bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 111 bus from Moss Side, Horton Rd to Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn) 111
  2. Take the line 2 tram from St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) to Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...
  3. Take the train from Altrincham to Chester
  4. Take the bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Mold, Bus Station (Mold Bus Station) X4 / ...
  5. Take the line 2 bus from Mold, Bus Station (Mold Bus Station) to Ruthin, Kwik Save (Ruthin Kwik Save) 1 / ...

$27 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Ruthin 58.3 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Ruthin is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Ruthin is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Ruthin. However, there are services departing from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) and arriving at Ruthin, Pen-y-maes via Manchester Airport Bus Station and Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Ruthin is 50 miles. The road distance is 58.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Ruthin without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 25 min and costs £20 - £35.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Greater Manchester to Ruthin, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Ruthin bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) station.

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Greater Manchester to Ruthin bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Ruthin, Pen-y-maes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Ruthin is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Greater Manchester to Ruthin.

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There are 419+ hotels available in Ruthin. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Ruthin.
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  • Distance: 50.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Ruthin, Wales?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Ruthin via Manchester Airport The Station, Manchester Airport Bus Station, Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station, and Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing in around 4 h 37 min.

Train operators
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
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) to Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Ruthin, Pen-y-maes
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Mold, Bus Station (Mold Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
M & H Coaches
Phone
01745 730700
Email
info@mandhcoaches.co.uk
Website
mandhcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station to Mold, Bus Station (Mold Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
mandhcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Mold, Bus Station (Mold Bus Station) to Ruthin, Kwik Save (Ruthin Kwik Save)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
mandhcoaches.co.uk
Manh
Bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Mold, Bus Station (Mold Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Moss Side, Horton Rd to Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
easybus.com

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