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There are 4 ways to get from Manchester to Oundle by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Oundle, Old Town Hall X4

£36 - £150

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton Street to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange X57
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange/C1 to Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange/B2 X78
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Peterborough

£21 - £126

2 alternative options

Train  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Peterborough

£67 - £97

Drive  •  2h 31m

  1. Drive from Manchester to Oundle 132.4 miles

£20 - £29

Manchester to Oundle by train and bus

The journey time between Manchester and Oundle is around 4h 4m and covers a distance of around 155 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 15m. Operated by TransPennine Express Service, LNER and Stagecoach Midlands, the Manchester to Oundle service departs from Manchester Piccadilly and arrives in Oundle, Old Town Hall. Typically 83 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 4m
Fastest journey time:
3h 15m
Journey distance:
155 miles
Services per week:
83
Cheapest price:
£36
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:17
Last service departs at:
22:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manchester to Oundle train and bus schedules

Manchester → Oundle
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The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Oundle is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester to Oundle is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2h 31m.

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The distance between Manchester and Oundle is 102 miles. The road distance is 132.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Oundle without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 58m and costs £35 - £150.

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Manchester to Oundle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester to Oundle is 132 miles. It takes approximately 2h 31m to drive from Manchester to Oundle.

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  • Distance: 101.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 58m

What companies run services between Manchester, England and Oundle, England?

East Midlands Railways operates a train from Manchester Piccadilly to Peterborough every 4 hours. Tickets cost £60 - £95 and the journey takes 2h 59m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
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
£22 - £35
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£11 - £16
Off-Peak Day Single
£16 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£75 - £110
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £95
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£28 - £50
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £80
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£60 - £95
Bus operators
Stagecoach Midlands
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Oundle, Old Town Hall
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach Midlands
Hulleys of Baslow
Phone
01246 582246
Email
office2008@hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
Website
hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton Street to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Hulleys of Baslow
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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
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