There are 8 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Manchester United Football Ground Station by train, bus, car, plane, subway 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 5 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$115 - $177

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

$24 - $30

6 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  6 h 9 min

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

$73 - $151

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Manchester United Football Ground Station 197.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

$96 - $291

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

  1. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN

$90 - $344

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train, line 5 tram  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
  3. Take the line 5 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)

$107 - $251

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  4 h 48 min

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

$99 - $234

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Manchester United Football Ground Station is to bus which costs £17 - £23 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Manchester United Football Ground Station is to train which costs £85 - £140 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Manchester United Football Ground Station is 162 miles. The road distance is 197.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from London Paddington Station to Manchester United Football Ground Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station station to Manchester United Football Ground Station. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Garage) via London Victoria Coach Station and Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Manchester United Football Ground Station, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Paddington Station to Manchester United Football Ground Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $110 - $170 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Paddington Station to Manchester United Football Ground Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min.

Airlines
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
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
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 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
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
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators

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