There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Norwich
  2. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street to Southwold, Kings Head 146

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Train, bus via Peterborough  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station
  4. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street to Southwold, Kings Head 146

Bus  •  10h 1m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station M37
  3. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street to Southwold, Kings Head 146

Drive  •  4h 19m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold 216 miles

£35 - £55

Fly, bus  •  7h 36m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Norwich (NWI) MAN - NWI
  2. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street to Southwold, Kings Head

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Southwold. However, there are services departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Southwold, Kings Head via Birmingham, Navigation Street and Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 1m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Southwold is 182 miles. The road distance is 216 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 7m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 7m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Manchester Airport to Norwich Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold bus services, operated by Borderbus, arrive at Southwold, Kings Head station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold.
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  • Distance: 182.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 7m

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Southwold, Suffolk, England?

You can take a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold via MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St, BIRMINGHAM Coach Station, Digbeth, Birmingham, Navigation Street, Norwich City Centre, Bus Station, and Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street in around 10h 1m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Norwich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Norwich via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £460
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Norwich
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£35 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£75 - £120
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £110
Anytime Single
£110 - £160
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £27
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£15 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £27
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£8 - £12
1st Class
£21 - £30
Bus operators
Borderbus
Phone
01502 714565
Email
office@border-bus.co.uk
Website
border-bus.co.uk
Bus from Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street to Southwold, Kings Head
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Borderbus
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
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
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£19 - £35
Website
Megabus UK

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold is 216 miles. It takes approximately 4h 19m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Southwold.

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Loganair, Flybe and KLM offer flights from Manchester Airport to Norwich Airport.

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There are 681+ hotels available in Southwold. 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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