There are 7 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station by train, car, subway or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$100 - $170

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Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  4 h 16 min

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

$72 - $191

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly

$100 - $138

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station 200.4 miles

$40 - $65

Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

$99 - $301

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN

$90 - $347

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly

$107 - $253

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Euston and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 162 miles. The road distance is 200.4 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs .

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The train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly takes 2 h 4 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from London Euston station.

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

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King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station is 200 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station.

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

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There are 786+ hotels available in Manchester Piccadilly Station. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
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  • Distance: 162 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Manchester Piccadilly Station, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $100 - $170 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25

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