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There are 6 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  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$100 - $170

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

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

$71 - $191

4 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  4h 18m

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

$94 - $137

Drive  •  3h 27m

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

$40 - $65

Subway to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  2h 57m

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

$97 - $301

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4h 31m

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

$102 - $249

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to train which costs £80 - £130 and takes 2h 18m.

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

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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 2h 18m and costs £80 - £130.

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The train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly takes 2h 4m 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 1h.

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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 3h 27m to drive from King's Cross Station to Manchester Piccadilly Station.

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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: 2h 18m

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 2h 4m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
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
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26

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

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