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There are 10 ways to get from Lavenham to Manchester by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Ely to Manchester Piccadilly

£66 - £101

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Bus  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside A14
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway X5
  3. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St

£39 - £53

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Bus, train  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Cambridge, Fair Street 11 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, Jesus College to Central station X5
  3. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester Piccadilly

£77 - £115

Drive  •  3h 39m

  1. Drive from Lavenham to Manchester 200.6 miles

£30 - £50

Line 753 bus, train, subway to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the line 753 bus from Lavenham, The Swan to Sudbury, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Sudbury (Suffolk) to Marks Tey
  3. Take the train from Marks Tey to London Liverpool Street
  4. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
  5. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

£81 - £268

Fly London Stansted to Manchester  •  7h 43m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Manchester (MAN) STN - MAN

£41 - £206

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  6h 44m

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

£76 - £196

Line 753 bus, train, train to Norwich, fly to Manchester  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the line 753 bus from Lavenham, Norman Way to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre
  2. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Stowmarket
  3. Take the train from Stowmarket to Norwich
  4. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN

£81 - £182

Line 753 bus, train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the line 753 bus from Lavenham, The Swan to Sudbury, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Sudbury (Suffolk) to Marks Tey
  3. Take the train from Marks Tey to London Liverpool Street
  4. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  5. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly

£87 - £232

Train to London City, fly to Newcastle, train  •  8h 16m

  1. Take the train from Marks Tey to Stratford (London)
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Newcastle (NCL) LCY - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Victoria

£121 - £357

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The cheapest way to get from Lavenham to Manchester is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Lavenham to Manchester is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lavenham to Manchester station. However, there are services departing from Lavenham, Norman Way and arriving at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St via Bury St Edmunds, Cambridge, Parkside and Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 13m.

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The distance between Lavenham and Manchester is 159 miles. The road distance is 200.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Lavenham to Manchester without a car is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs £65 - £110.

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It takes approximately 7h 47m to get from Lavenham to Manchester, including transfers.

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Lavenham to Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bury St Edmunds station.

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The best way to get from Lavenham to Manchester is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs £65 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £55 and takes 9h 13m, you could also fly, which costs £40 - £210 and takes 7h 43m.

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

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Map of how to get from Lavenham to Manchester.
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  • Distance: 159.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 47m

What companies run services between Lavenham, England and Manchester, England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Lavenham to Manchester every 2 hours. Tickets cost £55 - £85 and the journey takes 3h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lavenham to Manchester via Bury St Edmunds, Cambridge, Parkside, and Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 in around 9h 13m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £190
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £180
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £210
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£29 - £190
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £240
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Limoges
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £220
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £270
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £280
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£140 - £550
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £230
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £240
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £240
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Split
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£110 - £650
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Bastia
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from London City to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £250
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Mahon
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£130 - £750
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£130 - £750
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £230
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Manchester via Girona
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £430
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£35 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£60 - £95
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Sudbury (Suffolk) to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Marks Tey to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£19 - £29
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Marks Tey to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£17 - £26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stowmarket to Norwich
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £21
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
South Western Railway
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
£14 - £20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £20
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£18 - £27
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Cambridge, Fair Street
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Jesus College to Central station
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £13
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
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 Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Book at
National Express
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£20 - £28
Book at
National Express
Suffolk Norse
Phone
01473 341500
Email
enquiries@suffolknorse.co.uk
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Once a week
Unknown
Suffolk Norse
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Lavenham, The Swan to Sudbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Chambers
Bus from Lavenham, Norman Way to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Chambers

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