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When you want to take a coach from Birmingham to Manchester you can select different options. If you lack time go for the fastest one, which is provided by megabus and which will get you to your destination of choice in 1 hr 50 min. Concerning prices, you can usually get cheap coach tickets for Manchester - Birmingham starting from £1.00. In times of higher demand, however, you might have to pay a bit more. Comparing offers is definitely worth your while – so insert your travel details and click "Find Now"!

  Bus Birmingham - Manchester    113 km
Ø Bus connections62 x
Savings-67%

The cheapest coach connections from Birmingham to Manchester

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      14:15
      16:20
    3 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      14:15
      16:20
    18 Jul
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      09:00
      11:10
    8 Jul
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      18:00
      20:10
    19 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      09:00
      11:10
    15 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      11:50
      13:55
    10 Jul
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      09:00
      11:10
    13 Jul
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      14:00
      17:35
    22 Dec
    Eurolines UK
    from £3.43
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      14:00
      16:55
    21 Dec
    Eurolines UK
    from £3.43
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      14:00
      16:55
    20 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.43
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      11:15
      13:50
    19 Jul
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.43
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      03:20
      05:55
    3 Aug
    Eurolines UK
    from £3.43
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      03:20
      05:55
    1 Sep
    Eurolines UK
    from £3.43
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      14:00
      16:45
    3 Sep
    Eurolines UK
    from £3.43


  Carpooling Birmingham - Manchester    113 km
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Birmingham to Manchester

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      16:20
      19:40
    20 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £9.15
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      21:30
      23:10
    25 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £11.43
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      15:00
      18:10
    23 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £14.86
  • Birmingham
    Manchester
      16:50
      19:20
    22 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £16.01


  Bus Manchester - Birmingham    113 km
Ø Bus connections62 x
Savings-67%

The cheapest coach connections from Manchester to Birmingham

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      19:10
      21:10
    22 Jul
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      20:00
      22:00
    30 Jul
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      19:10
      21:10
    8 Jul
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      19:10
      21:10
    16 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      19:10
      21:10
    20 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      10:40
      12:50
    26 Jun
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.14
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      11:20
      14:05
    14 Nov
    Eurolines UK
    from £3.43
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      11:20
      14:05
    5 Sep
    Eurolines UK
    from £3.43
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      11:20
      14:05
    14 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.43
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      11:20
      14:05
    14 Oct
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.43
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      22:35
      00:30
    29 Jun
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.43
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      18:00
      20:35
    6 Aug
    Eurolines UK
    from £3.43
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      11:20
      14:05
    14 Oct
    Eurolines UK
    from £3.43
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      11:20
      14:05
    13 May
    Eurolines UK
    from £3.43


  Carpooling Manchester - Birmingham    113 km
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Manchester to Birmingham

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      10:00
      11:40
    25 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £10.29
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      14:00
      15:50
    27 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £11.00
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      14:00
      16:00
    23 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £11.43
  • Manchester
    Birmingham
      15:30
      17:10
    23 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £11.43


Current ticket prices

Listen up, bargain hunters! It’s usually good to book a bus in advance because fares are often subject to demand and the longer you wait, the more expensive they can be. On the route Birmingham - Manchester, for instance, prices range from £1.00 to £13.30. Also consider comparing bus fares to those of other means of transportation: Sometimes you can find amazing offers for trains, carpooling or even flights. One final piece of advice: Always check and compare travel times! While megabus will get you to your destination within 1 hr 50 min, other companies need up to 5 hr 35 min.

Bus stops in Birmingham and Manchester

  Stations
Orion Bldg , Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Mosely St 228, Birmingham (United Kingdom)
Birmingham Rd , B43 6NR Birmingham (United Kingdom)
  Stations
Bradshaw St , Manchester (United Kingdom)
Chorlton St 16, Manchester (United Kingdom)

Find out more details about the service on your bus from Birmingham to Manchester and return

You think that only train or plane travel is comfortable as well as convenient? Allow us to prove you wrong. When you're taking the bus from Birmingham to Manchester or vice versa, you’ll soon find out that you don’t have to spend a lot of money to experience top-notch comfort features: While air-conditioning units, free luggage transportation and comfortable seats are fairly standard and available on most buses, there’s additional features catering to the needs of the modern traveller. Examples range from free WiFi access over USB ports to entertainment centres, which allow you to stream movies and TV shows on your own tablet or smartphone. If you want to know which provider in particular offers which features, then simply check out the individual search results on CheckMyBus: Not only will you be able to tell which services are available, you will also instantly see whether they’re subject to a charge or not. A last piece of advice: Make sure to check our webpage for the latest promotions. After all, who doesn’t like a good bargain?


Birmingham and Manchester: Useful Info

Birmingham
0.98 Million
Manchester
395,515
Taxi
£5.62
£4.77
Birmingham
Manchester
A taxi journey in Birmingham is 16% more expensive than in Manchester.
Local buses
£2.40
£2.60
Birmingham
Manchester
A bus fare in Birmingham is 8% cheaper than in Manchester.
Beer
£3.14
£3.50
Birmingham
Manchester
A pint of beer in Birmingham is 11% cheaper than in Manchester.
Water
£0.96
£1.12
Birmingham
Manchester
A bottle of water in Birmingham is 15% cheaper than in Manchester.
Meal
£5.20
£5.02
Birmingham
Manchester
A meal in Birmingham is 4% more expensive than in Manchester.