There are 4 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena by train, bus or car

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Train via Nuneaton  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nuneaton

£34 - £116

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Bus  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

£8 - £14

2 alternative options

Train  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Coventry

£39 - £161

Drive  •  1h 48m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena 103.8 miles

£17 - £26

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena is to bus which costs £8 - £14 and takes 3h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Ricoh Arena. However, there are services departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Rowley's Green, Ricoh Subway via BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth and Coventry, Sainsbury's. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Coventry Arena via Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Ricoh Arena is 78 miles. The road distance is 103.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena without a car is to train via Nuneaton which takes 2h 5m and costs £30 - £120.

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It takes approximately 2h 5m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena, including transfers.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena.
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  • Distance: 77.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 5m

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Ricoh Arena, England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nuneaton 3 times a day. Tickets cost £30 - £120 and the journey takes 1h 8m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth every 2 hours. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 2h 15m.

Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £120
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Coventry
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£95 - £130
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

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena is to train via Nuneaton which takes 2h 5m and costs £30 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £14 and takes 3h 47m.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Nuneaton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1h 48m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ricoh Arena.

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