There are 9 ways to get from Weston-super-Mare to Greater Manchester by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to Manchester Piccadilly

$87 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Weston-super-Mare, Oxford Street to Bristol, Bus Station X1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bristol to Birmingham
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham to Manchester

$28 - $37

7 alternative options

Train via Bristol Temple Meads  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Manchester Piccadilly

$88 - $166

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Manchester Piccadilly

$88 - $142

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Weston-super-Mare to Greater Manchester 183.7 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Exeter, fly to Manchester  •  4 h 57 min

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

$92 - $256

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN

$99 - $309

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 51 min

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

$168 - $464

Fly Bristol to Newcastle, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Oxford Road

$108 - $275

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Weston-super-Mare to Greater Manchester is to bus which costs £21 - £29 and takes 7 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Weston-super-Mare to Greater Manchester is to drive which takes 3 h 3 min and costs £30 - £45.

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The distance between Weston-super-Mare and Greater Manchester is 239 km. The road distance is 294 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Weston-super-Mare to Greater Manchester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Weston-super-Mare to Greater Manchester. However, there are services departing from Weston-super-Mare, Oxford Street and arriving at Moss Side, Horton Rd (House 52) via Bristol, Birmingham and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Weston-super-Mare, England and Greater Manchester, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Weston-super-Mare to Greater Manchester twice daily. Tickets cost $80 - $130 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Weston-super-Mare to Greater Manchester via Bristol, Bus Station, Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester, and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) in around 7 h 43 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Exeter to Manchester via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$80 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$80 - $130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$25 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Bus operators

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