There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Barnsley

£21 - £39

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Bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to LEEDS Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street to Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange X10

£8 - £11

3 alternative options

Train via Huddersfield  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Huddersfield
  2. Take the train from Huddersfield to Barnsley

£16 - £26

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley 35.5 miles

£75 - £95

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley 35.5 miles

£6 - £9

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Barnsley. However, there are services departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange via Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Barnsley via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 28m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Barnsley is 31 miles. The road distance is 35.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley without a car is to train which takes 1h 28m and costs £20 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1h 28m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley bus services, operated by National Express, depart from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley.
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  • Distance: 31.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 28m

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Barnsley, England?

You can take a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley via Sheffield in around 1h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley via MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street in around 2h 52m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Single
£14 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Single
£21 - £35
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£16 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £28
Train from Sheffield to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£8 - £12
Train from Huddersfield to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£10 - £15
Bus operators
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 MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to LEEDS Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street to Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
£75 - £95
STS Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 864 1212
Website
stscars.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
MMA Transfers
Phone
+44 161 327 0405
Website
mmatransfers.com
Manchester Taxi Service
Phone
+44 161 270 8701
Website
manchestertaxiservice.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
All United Manchester Taxis
Phone
+44 161 224 2424
Website
all-united.co.uk

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley is to train which takes 1h 28m and costs £20 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2h 52m.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley bus services, operated by Stagecoach Yorkshire, arrive at Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Barnsley station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley is 36 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barnsley.

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