There are 7 ways to get from Totnes to Greater Manchester by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Birmingham  •  5h 14m

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

£91 - £161

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Bus  •  9h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Exeter Sidwell St to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

£17 - £26

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Train  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the train from Totnes to Manchester Piccadilly

£87 - £129

Train via Cardiff  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Totnes to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Wilmslow

£110 - £192

Drive  •  4h 22m

  1. Drive from Totnes to Greater Manchester 261.8 miles

£40 - £65

Train to Exeter, fly  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the train from Totnes to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Manchester (MAN) EXT - MAN

£58 - £189

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5h 48m

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

£138 - £384

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The cheapest way to get from Totnes to Greater Manchester is to bus which costs £16 - £26 and takes 9h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Totnes to Greater Manchester is to train and fly which costs £55 - £190 and takes 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Totnes to Greater Manchester. However, there are services departing from Totnes, Opposite Royal Seven Stars Hotel and arriving at Chorlton upon Medlock, Cambridge St via Exeter Sidwell St and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 46m.

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The distance between Totnes and Greater Manchester is 219 miles. The road distance is 261.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Totnes to Greater Manchester without a car is to train via Birmingham which takes 5h 14m and costs £90 - £170.

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Totnes to Greater Manchester, including transfers.

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Totnes to Greater Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter Sidwell St station.

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The best way to get from Totnes to Greater Manchester is to train via Birmingham which takes 5h 14m and costs £90 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £26 and takes 9h 46m.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Totnes to Greater Manchester.
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  • Distance: 218.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 14m

What companies run services between Totnes, England and Greater Manchester, England?

You can take a train from Totnes to Greater Manchester via Birmingham New Street, Manchester Piccadilly, and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown in around 5h 14m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Totnes to Greater Manchester once daily. Tickets cost £10 - £14 and the journey takes 7h 20m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £220
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Totnes to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Single
£65 - £100
Off-Peak Single
£65 - £95
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£25 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £60
Off-Peak Single
£29 - £45
Train from Totnes to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£85 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£50 - £80
Anytime Single
£85 - £130
Off-Peak Single
£90 - £140
Train from Totnes to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Single
£24 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£13 - £19
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£25 - £40
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£12 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
First Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Train from Cardiff Central to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £75
First Anytime Day Single
£75 - £120
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Totnes to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £50
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £110
Train from Totnes to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £22
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£8 - £13
Advanced Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £22
Train from Totnes to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£80 - £150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Advanced Single
£45 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£80 - £150
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 Exeter Sidwell St to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £14
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National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Totnes to Greater Manchester is 262 miles. It takes approximately 4h 22m to drive from Totnes to Greater Manchester.

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Flybe offers flights from Exeter Airport to Manchester Airport.

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