There are 4 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central

£81 - £220

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Bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth to Cardiff University National Express

£23 - £33

2 alternative options

Train via Birmingham  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central

£97 - £331

Drive  •  3h 27m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island 202 miles

£35 - £55

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island is to bus which costs £23 - £35 and takes 6h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Barry Island via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 29m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Barry Island is 151 miles. The road distance is 202 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island without a car is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs £80 - £220.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs £80 - £220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £35 and takes 6h 28m.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Barry Island, Wales?

Transport for Wales operates a train from Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central hourly. Tickets cost £75 - £110 and the journey takes 3h 45m. CrossCountry also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island via MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St, BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth, Cardiff University, and Cathays in around 6h 28m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£80 - £220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£80 - £95
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £220
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £170
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 BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth to Cardiff University
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island is 202 miles. It takes approximately 3h 27m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Barry Island.

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