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

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Train  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Galashiels

£78 - £121

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Bus  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to Carlisle National Express
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, Apple Tree to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X95

£18 - £28

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Train, bus  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, The Courts to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X95

£50 - £70

Train, bus via Warrington Bank Quay  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Carlisle
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, The Courts to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X95

£69 - £203

Drive  •  3h 12m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen 186.1 miles

£30 - £50

Fly from Manchester, bus  •  4h 50m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI
  2. Take the bus from South Gyle, Gyle Centre to Innerleithen, Post Office

£46 - £172

Train to Birmingham, fly, bus  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the bus from South Gyle, Gyle Centre to Innerleithen, Post Office

£71 - £296

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen is to bus which costs £18 - £28 and takes 6h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Innerleithen. However, there are services departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Innerleithen, Post Office via Carlisle, Apple Tree and Galashiels, Transport Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 41m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Innerleithen is 153 miles. The road distance is 186.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen without a car is to train which takes 5h 15m and costs £75 - £130.

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It takes approximately 5h 15m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen 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 Innerleithen is to train which takes 5h 15m and costs £75 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £28 and takes 6h 41m.

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

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen.
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  • Distance: 152.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 15m

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Innerleithen, Scotland?

You can take a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen via Edinburgh, Galashiels, and Galashiels, Transport Interchange in around 5h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen via MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St, Carlisle, Carlisle, Apple Tree, and Galashiels, Transport Interchange in around 6h 41m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £200
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £270
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £260
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £260
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £240
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £95
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£27 - £40
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Galashiels
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £21
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £120
Bus operators
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Carlisle, The Courts to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £12
Website
Borders Buses
Bus from Carlisle, Apple Tree to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
Borders Buses
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 Carlisle
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from South Gyle, Gyle Centre to Innerleithen, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Fishers Tours of Dundee

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen bus services, operated by Borders Buses, arrive at Galashiels, Transport Interchange station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen is 186 miles. It takes approximately 3h 12m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Innerleithen.

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Ryanair, Flybe and easyJet offer flights from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 134+ hotels available in Innerleithen. 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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