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There are 10 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Sparkford by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via London

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Castle Cary

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Fly to Bristol, train

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Bristol (BRS)
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Westbury (Wilts)

Train

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Castle Cary

Train #2

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Castle Cary

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Yeovil, Bus Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Sparkford

Fly to Southampton, train

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU)
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)

Fly to London Heathrow, train

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR)
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Castle Cary

Fly to London Gatwick, train

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Gatwick (LGW)
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Castle Cary

Fly to Newquay, train

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY)
  2. Take the train from Newquay to Castle Cary
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The cost-effective way to get from Greater Manchester to Sparkford is to drive, which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Sparkford is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 40m.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Sparkford is 168 miles. The road distance is 199.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Sparkford without a car is to train via London which takes 6h 28m and costs £110 - £320.

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It takes approximately 6h 28m to get from Greater Manchester to Sparkford, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Sparkford is to train via London which takes 6h 28m and costs £110 - £320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11h 22m.

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There is no direct flight from Manchester Airport to Bristol Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 50m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Sparkford is 200 miles. It takes approximately 3h 40m to drive from Greater Manchester to Sparkford.

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Lufthansa, Jet2.com, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Bristol Airport.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Sparkford.
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  • Distance: 168.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 28m

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

You can take a train from Greater Manchester to Sparkford via Manchester Piccadilly, London Euston, Euston Square station, Paddington, London Paddington, Castle Cary, and Castle Cary Station in around 6h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Sparkford via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, Hammersmith Bus Station, and Yeovil, Bus Station in around 11h 22m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Flights from Manchester to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £260
Flights from Manchester to London Gatwick via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £260
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Flights from Manchester to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £290
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Flights from Manchester to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£24 - £200
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£230 - £550
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£230 - £550
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£180 - £700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £650
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Chambery
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £280
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£85 - £280
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Bristol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£320 - £1,100
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£65 - £240
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £90
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£170 - £240
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£80 - £110
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £23
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£18 - £23
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £45
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £27
Train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £24
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£19 - £24
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £45
Train from Newquay to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£55 - £75
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£55 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
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
5h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express
Berrys Coaches
Phone
01823 331 356
Email
info@berryscoaches.co.uk
Website
berryscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Hammersmith Bus Station to Yeovil, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Berrys Coaches

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Manchester Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs £18 - £22.

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