There are 8 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston

£72 - £238

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Bus  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station National Express

£12 - £14

6 alternative options

Train via Nottingham  •  4h 29m

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

£77 - £109

Rideshare  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the rideshare from Manchester to London 200.3 miles

£14 - £35

Drive  •  3h 28m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden 200.9 miles

£35 - £55

Fly Manchester to London Heathrow  •  3h 10m

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

£52 - £222

Fly Manchester to Southampton, train  •  3h 41m

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

£55 - £272

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR

£57 - £234

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden is to bus which costs £11 - £14 and takes 5h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden is to train which costs £70 - £240 and takes 2h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Covent Garden. However, there are services departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Covent Garden, Southampton Street Covent Garden via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Embankment station via Euston station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 8m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Covent Garden is 163 miles. The road distance is 200.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden without a car is to train which takes 2h 8m and costs £70 - £240.

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It takes approximately 2h 8m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden, including transfers.

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

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Covent Garden, Greater London, England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £65 - £240 and the journey takes 2h 6m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station hourly. Tickets cost £9 - £12 and the journey takes 5h 5m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £310
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £250
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £21
Off-Peak Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Single
£40 - £60
Train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Anytime Single
£60 - £95
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£16 - £50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £20
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 LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Manchester to London
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden is to train which takes 2h 8m and costs £70 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £14 and takes 5h 38m, you could also fly, which costs £50 - £230 and takes 3h 10m.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at London Euston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden is 201 miles. It takes approximately 3h 28m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Covent Garden.

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 7029+ hotels available in Covent Garden. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Covent Garden. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Manchester Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs £3 - £17.

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