There are 4 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

£150 - £347

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Bus  •  10h 52m

  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 Barnstaple National Express

£16 - £23

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Drive  •  4h 40m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay 269.9 miles

£45 - £70

Fly, train, bus  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
  3. Take the bus from Barnstaple, Station Entrance to Croyde Bay, Ruda Holiday Park

£63 - £234

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay is to bus which costs £16 - £23 and takes 10h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Croyde Bay. However, there are services departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Croyde Bay, Ruda Holiday Park via BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth and Barnstaple, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 52m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Croyde Bay is 184 miles. The road distance is 269.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay without a car is to train which takes 6h 12m and costs £150 - £350.

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It takes approximately 6h 12m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay 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 Croyde Bay is to train which takes 6h 12m and costs £150 - £350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £23 and takes 10h 52m.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Croyde Bay, Devon, England?

You can take a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay via Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple in around 6h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay via MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St, BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth, and Barnstaple, Bus Station in around 10h 52m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £190
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £40
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40
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 Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnstaple, Station Entrance to Croyde Bay, Ruda Holiday Park
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach South West

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Barnstaple station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay is 270 miles. It takes approximately 4h 40m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Croyde Bay.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport.

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There are 948+ hotels available in Croyde Bay. 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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