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There are 8 ways to get from Radstock to Manchester by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Bristol Temple Meads  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly

£97 - £324

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Bus  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Bath to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

£14 - £20

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Train  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly

£97 - £313

Train #2  •  6h

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Manchester Piccadilly

£87 - £132

Drive  •  3h 18m

  1. Drive from Radstock to Manchester 185.1 miles

£28 - £45

Train to Southampton, fly  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN

£84 - £385

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

£91 - £255

Line 172 bus, train, train to Exeter, fly  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the line 172 bus from Radstock, Victoria Hall to Bath City Centre, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  4. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Manchester (MAN) EXT - MAN

£87 - £445

Radstock to Manchester by bus and train

The journey time between Radstock and Manchester is around 5h 42m and covers a distance of around 192 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 59m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service, South Western Railway and others, the Radstock to Manchester service departs from Radstock, Victoria Hall and arrives in Manchester Piccadilly. Typically 98 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 42m
Fastest journey time:
3h 59m
Journey distance:
192 miles
Services per week:
98
Cheapest price:
£97
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:23
Last service departs at:
23:19

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Radstock to Manchester bus and train schedules

Radstock → Manchester
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The cheapest way to get from Radstock to Manchester is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 7h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Radstock to Manchester is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Radstock to Manchester station. However, there are services departing from Radstock, Victoria Hall and arriving at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St via Bath and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 27m.

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It is 152 miles from Radstock to Manchester. It is approximately 185.1 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Radstock to Manchester without a car is to train via Bristol Temple Meads which takes 5h 5m and costs £95 - £330.

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It takes approximately 5h 5m to get from Radstock to Manchester, including transfers.

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Radstock to Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bath station.

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The best way to get from Radstock to Manchester is to train via Bristol Temple Meads which takes 5h 5m and costs £95 - £330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 7h 27m.

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

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Radstock to Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Map of how to get from Radstock to Manchester.
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  • Distance: 152.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 5m

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

You can take a train from Radstock to Manchester via Bath City Centre, Bus Station, Bath Spa, Bristol Temple Meads, and Birmingham New Street in around 5h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Radstock to Manchester via Bath and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 7h 27m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £290
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £130
Flights from Exeter to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £320
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £210
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£140 - £600
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £160
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Bath Spa to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£50 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £30
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £60
Train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£35 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £90
Train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£6 - £8
Anytime Day 1st Class
£10 - £14
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
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 Bath to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Radstock to Manchester is 185 miles. It takes approximately 3h 18m to drive from Radstock to Manchester.

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Eastern Airways and Blue Islands Limited offer flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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