There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 17m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Burton-on-Trent

£57 - £254

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Bus  •  3h 12m

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

£9 - £12

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Train via Sheffield  •  2h 32m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Burton-on-Trent

£44 - £147

Train, bus  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station to Derby, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Burton upon Trent, Railway Station

£20 - £28

Drive  •  1h 26m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent 74.3 miles

£12 - £19

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent is to bus which costs £9 - £12 and takes 3h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Burton upon Trent station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Burton upon Trent, Railway Station via Derby, Victoria Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Burton-on-Trent via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Burton upon Trent is 53 miles. The road distance is 74.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent without a car is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs £55 - £260.

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It takes approximately 2h 17m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Burton upon Trent, England?

You can take a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent via Birmingham New Street in around 2h 17m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Derby once daily. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 2h 15m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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 Burton-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £110
Train from Sheffield to Burton-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
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
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
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 Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£10 - £13
Anytime Day 1st Class
£12 - £18
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 Derby
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£6
Website
High Peak

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs £55 - £260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £12 and takes 3h 12m.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Derby station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Burton-on-Trent station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent is 74 miles. It takes approximately 1h 26m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Burton upon Trent.

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