There are 6 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Whitburn by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Haymarket

£74 - £106

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Bus  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to Hamilton, Scotland National Express

£11 - £14

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Train, bus  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Haymarket
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Station to Whitburn, Cross X18 / ...

£86 - £287

Drive  •  3h 32m

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Whitburn 209.5 miles

£35 - £55

Fly from Manchester, train, bus  •  3h 45m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Bathgate
  3. Take the bus from Bathgate, Gordon Avenue to Whitburn, Cross

£45 - £174

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI

£70 - £298

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Whitburn is to bus which costs £11 - £14 and takes 6h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Whitburn is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station station to Whitburn. However, there are services departing from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Whitburn, Union Drive via Hamilton, Leechlee Road and Torbothie, Brown Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 55m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Whitburn is 176 miles. The road distance is 209.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Whitburn without a car is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs £70 - £110.

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It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Whitburn, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Whitburn 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 Whitburn is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs £70 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £14 and takes 6h 55m.

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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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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Whitburn bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hamilton, Scotland station.

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Manchester Piccadilly to Haymarket every 4 hours. Tickets cost £65 - £95 and the journey takes 3h 6m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from MANCHESTER Coach Station, Chorlton St to Hamilton, Scotland once daily. Tickets cost £9 - £12 and the journey takes 4h 35m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £180
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 - £250
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 Haymarket
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
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
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £270
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £100
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£200 - £270
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
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Bathgate
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£6 - £9
Bus operators
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Haymarket Station to Whitburn, Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Country Buses
Bus from Bathgate, Gordon Avenue to Whitburn, Cross
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Country Buses
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Haymarket Station to Whitburn, Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First Scotland East
Bus from Bathgate, Gordon Avenue to Whitburn, Cross
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First Scotland East
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 Hamilton, Scotland
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Whitburn is 210 miles. It takes approximately 3h 32m to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Whitburn.

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

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There are 345+ hotels available in Whitburn. 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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