There are 7 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Crawley

£84 - £267

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Bus  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to HEATHROW Airport London T5 National Express
  2. Take the bus from HEATHROW Airport London T5 to GATWICK Airport London North National Express / ...

£18 - £45

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Train via Reading  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport

£109 - £281

Drive  •  3h 57m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down 238.5 miles

£40 - £65

Fly Manchester to London Heathrow, subway, train, line 291 bus  •  4h 48m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  2. Take the subway from Paddington station to Victoria station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Crawley
  4. Take the line 291 bus from Crawley, Bus Station to Crawley Down, War Memorial

£68 - £284

Fly Manchester to Southampton, train  •  5h 19m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction
  3. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Crawley

£80 - £299

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 51m

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

£73 - £296

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down is to bus which costs £18 - £50 and takes 6h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 3h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Crawley Down. However, there are services departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Crawley Down, War Memorial via HEATHROW Airport London T5, North Terminal Bus Station and Crawley, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 29m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Crawley Down is 187 miles. The road distance is 238.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down without a car is to train which takes 4h 1m and costs £80 - £270.

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down is to train which takes 4h 1m and costs £80 - £270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £50 and takes 6h 29m.

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

You can take a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down via London Euston, Euston station, Victoria station, London Victoria, Crawley, and Crawley, Bus Station in around 4h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down via MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St, HEATHROW Airport London T5, GATWICK Airport London North, North Terminal Bus Station, and Crawley, Bus Station in around 6h 29m.

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
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Crawley
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £26
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£10 - £14
Anytime 1st Class
£19 - £26
Train from Clapham Junction to Crawley
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£9 - £14
Anytime 1st Class
£18 - £24
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington station to Victoria station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
South Western Railway
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 HEATHROW Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express
Bus from HEATHROW Airport London T5 to GATWICK Airport London North
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at GATWICK Airport London North station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down is 239 miles. It takes approximately 3h 57m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Crawley Down.

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

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There are 395+ hotels available in Crawley Down. Prices start at £75 per night.

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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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