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If you want to take a bus from London to Manchester, then you have several options to select from. The route is offered by 6 different providers: Distribusion, Eurolines UK, Busbud, megabus, National Express and . Usually there’s bus tickets available for around £1.00, however, if you book your bus really spontaneously or in times of exceedingly high demand, you are likely to pay a bit more for your ticket. The fastest bus will take you from Manchester to London within 4 hr 0 min. Just click "Find Now", see all available buses and book your trip!

  Bus London - Manchester    262 km
Ø Bus connections38 x
Savings-99%

The cheapest coach connections from London 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
  • London
    Manchester
      18:00
      23:15
    22 Jun
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • London
    Manchester
      16:30
      21:20
    5 Jul
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • London
    Manchester
      18:30
      23:00
    4 Jul
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • London
    Manchester
      14:30
      20:40
    4 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • London
    Manchester
      14:30
      20:10
    10 Jun
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • London
    Manchester
      16:30
      21:20
    15 Jul
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • London
    Manchester
      14:30
      20:40
    10 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.47
  • London
    Manchester
      08:00
      13:10
    11 Aug
    Eurolines UK
    from £5.78
  • London
    Manchester
      23:30
      05:55
    6 Jul
    +1
    Eurolines UK
    from £5.78
  • London
    Manchester
      23:30
      05:55
    12 Jul
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.78
  • London
    Manchester
      08:00
      13:10
    11 Aug
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.78
  • London
    Manchester
      20:30
      00:55
    6 Oct
    +1
    Eurolines UK
    from £5.78
  • London
    Manchester
      16:10
      20:40
    24 Sep
    Distribusion
    from £9.11
  • London
    Manchester
      23:30
      05:40
    29 May
    +1
    Distribusion
    from £228.85


  Carpooling London - Manchester    262 km
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from London to Manchester

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • London
    Manchester
      08:00
      12:20
    1 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £16.00
  • London
    Manchester
      12:00
      16:50
    31 May
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £17.34
  • London
    Manchester
      10:40
      15:20
    29 May
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £20.80
  • London
    Manchester
      16:30
      21:20
    15 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £21.96


  Bus Manchester - London    262 km
Ø Bus connections38 x
Savings-99%

The cheapest coach connections from Manchester to London

%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
    London
      09:30
      15:20
    22 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • Manchester
    London
      09:30
      15:20
    29 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • Manchester
    London
      09:30
      15:20
    6 Sep
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • Manchester
    London
      17:40
      22:15
    8 Jun
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • Manchester
    London
      07:20
      13:10
    31 Aug
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • Manchester
    London
      08:40
      13:30
    29 Jun
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.16
  • Manchester
    London
      23:50
      06:20
    6 Jun
    +1
    Eurolines UK
    from £5.78
  • Manchester
    London
      18:00
      22:20
    8 Jun
    Eurolines UK
    from £5.78
  • Manchester
    London
      18:00
      22:20
    26 Jun
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.78
  • Manchester
    London
      19:30
      23:20
    29 Oct
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.78
  • Manchester
    London
      09:30
      15:20
    5 Jun
    megabusmegabus
    from £5.78
  • Manchester
    London
      16:00
      21:25
    9 Jun
    Eurolines UK
    from £5.78
  • Manchester
    London
      06:30
      12:30
    6 Jun
    Distribusion
    from £8.99
  • Manchester
    London
      23:59
      06:20
    5 Jun
    +1
    Distribusion
    from £228.85


  Carpooling Manchester - London    262 km
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Manchester to London

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Manchester
    London
      13:30
      17:50
    2 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £15.03
  • Manchester
    London
      14:00
      18:20
    10 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £17.34
  • Manchester
    London
      16:30
      21:20
    1 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £17.34
  • Manchester
    London
      07:00
      10:50
    29 May
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £20.00


  Stations
Buckingham Palace Road  164 , London (United Kingdom)
Hammersmith Bridge Rd , W6 9DU London (United Kingdom)
Oxford St 550, W1H 7DX London (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 London to Manchester and return

You think that only train or plane travel is convenient and comfortable? Allow us to prove you wrong. When you're taking the bus from London 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 comfy seats are fairly standard and available on most buses, there’s additional features catering to the needs of the modern traveller. Examples range from USB ports over media centres to complimentary WiFi. On the route Manchester - London, for instance, the latter is available on the buses of megabus. If you want to know which provider in particular offers which features, then just check out the individual search results on CheckMyBus: Not only will you be able to tell which services are available, you'll also instantly see whether they’re fee required or not. A last piece of advice: Make sure to check our webpage for current promotions. After all, who doesn’t like a good bargain?


London and Manchester: Useful Info

London
7.56 Million
Manchester
395,515
Taxi
£7.49
£4.77
London
Manchester
A taxi journey in London is 37% more expensive than in Manchester.
Local buses
£2.50
£2.60
London
Manchester
A bus fare in London is 4% cheaper than in Manchester.
Beer
£4.50
£3.50
London
Manchester
A large beer in London is 23% more expensive than in Manchester.
Water
£0.89
£1.12
London
Manchester
A bottle of water in London is 21% cheaper than in Manchester.
Meal
£6.27
£5.02
London
Manchester
A meal in London is 20% more expensive than in Manchester.