There are 8 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Bolton & Bury Reservoir by train, bus, car, subway, plane or tram

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$122 - $215

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester National Express

$33 - $42

6 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Manchester Piccadilly

$114 - $180

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Bolton & Bury Reservoir 249.3 miles

$50 - $80

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, line 4 tram  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  4. Take the line 4 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink)

$118 - $343

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  4 h 41 min

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

$108 - $376

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, line 4 tram  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the line 4 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink)

$86 - $215

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, line 4 tram  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  4. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
  5. Take the line 4 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink)

$125 - $295

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Bolton & Bury Reservoir is to bus which costs £24 - £35 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Bolton & Bury Reservoir is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs £90 - £170.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Manchester Bolton & Bury Reservoir is 307 km. The road distance is 399 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Bolton & Bury Reservoir, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Bolton & Bury Reservoir. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Fishpool, Radcliffe Rd via London Victoria Coach Station and Piccadilly Gardens, Dale St (BANK). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Manchester Bolton & Bury Reservoir, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Bolton & Bury Reservoir via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, Manchester Piccadilly, and Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Bolton & Bury Reservoir via London Victoria Coach Station, Manchester, and Piccadilly Gardens, Dale St (BANK) in around 8 h 22 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
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
London Underground (Tube)
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
South Western Railway
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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