Bus from Bristol to Manchester and return

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If you want to take a bus from Bristol to Manchester, you’ll look at ticket prices starting at £1.00 as well as travelling times from 4 hr 5 min. This is why comparing offers is always of advantage. Use our search engine to find the perfect bus Manchester to Bristol and pick between the offers of megabus, National Express and Busbud. Just click "Find Now" and check for the best departure time!

  Bus Bristol - Manchester    227 km
Ø Bus connections7 x
Savings-83%

The cheapest coach connections from Bristol 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
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      11:45
      16:20
    7 Oct
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.09
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      18:00
      22:05
    26 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.09
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      08:00
      12:20
    29 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.09
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      18:00
      22:05
    23 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.09
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      19:05
      23:15
    4 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.28
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      19:05
      23:15
    18 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.28
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      19:05
      23:15
    13 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.28
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      16:00
      22:00
    14 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.91
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      08:30
      13:50
    31 Oct
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.91
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      16:00
      22:00
    23 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.91
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      16:00
      22:00
    29 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.91
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      16:00
      22:00
    28 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.91
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      16:00
      22:00
    28 Sep
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.91
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      11:30
      16:55
    13 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.46


  Carpooling Bristol - Manchester    227 km
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Bristol to Manchester

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      10:00
      13:10
    17 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £13.14
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      09:00
      12:20
    23 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £16.42
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      19:10
      22:20
    18 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £16.42
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      09:50
      13:40
    18 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £19.70


  Bus Manchester - Bristol    227 km
Ø Bus connections7 x
Savings-86%

The cheapest coach connections from Manchester to Bristol

%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
    Bristol
      17:20
      22:30
    27 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.09
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      06:25
      11:05
    23 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.09
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      06:25
      11:05
    5 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.09
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      17:20
      22:30
    17 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £2.55
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      17:20
      22:30
    24 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.28
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      17:00
      22:30
    22 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.28
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      17:20
      22:30
    13 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.28
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      18:00
      23:45
    10 Sep
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.36
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      11:20
      17:05
    13 Sep
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.91
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      15:05
      20:50
    30 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.91
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      11:20
      17:05
    15 Oct
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.46
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      06:50
      13:00
    14 Sep
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.46
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      11:20
      17:05
    12 Sep
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £7.01
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      23:50
      09:20
    4 Sep
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £7.66


Current ticket prices

Buses, trains, car sharing and flights – on our website you’ll find the most affordable deal for the route Bristol - Manchester within seconds. Be aware that prices tend to vary depending on the date of travel and whether you book in advance or at short notice. Also take a look at journey times and check whether it’s a direct connection or whether your trip includes a stopover.

Bus stops in Bristol and Manchester

  Stations
St Mary on the Quay , Bristol (United Kingdom)
Cannon Street , Bristol (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 Bristol to Manchester and return

It’s not difficult to find an affordable coach ticket for a trip from Bristol to Manchester – finding the best one, however, can be a bit more tricky. There's no need to panic though: CheckMyBus is here to assist you! In recent years, providers have really gone the extra mile by offering top-notch on-board amenities ranging from USB ports over WiFi for free to multimedia centres, which allow you to stream TV series and movies on your own handheld device. On CheckMyBus you can easily find out which providers offer which services. Also make sure to check the individual baggage allowances: Most providers, which operate the route Bristol - Manchester, allow you to take hand baggage and one normal size suitcase for free. Additional or oversize luggage can usually be added for some extra pounds. One last piece of advice: Browse our website for the latest discount codes. After all, everyone likes a good bargain, right?


Bristol and Manchester: Useful Info

Bristol
430,713
Manchester
395,515
Taxi
£4.11
£4.77
Bristol
Manchester
A taxi journey in Bristol is 14% cheaper than in Manchester.
Local buses
£1.70
£2.60
Bristol
Manchester
A bus fare in Bristol is 35% cheaper than in Manchester.
Beer
£3.75
£3.50
Bristol
Manchester
A pint of beer in Bristol is 7% more expensive than in Manchester.
Water
£1.18
£1.12
Bristol
Manchester
A bottle of water in Bristol is 6% more expensive than in Manchester.
Meal
£7.18
£5.02
Bristol
Manchester
A meal in Bristol is 31% more expensive than in Manchester.