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Although ticket prices for a bus from Bristol to Manchester usually start at £1.00, they might be a little bit more expensive in times of unusually high demand or when you book at short notice. This is why it’s good to compare and contrast! Use our search engine to find the ideal option for your preferences and pick one of the buses offered by megabus, National Express and Busbud. The fastest bus from Manchester to Bristol only takes 4 hr 10 min. Click "Find Now" and book your trip!

  Bus Bristol - Manchester    227 km
Ø Bus connections8 x
Savings-86%

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
      19:20
      23:15
    10 Dec
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.12
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      14:40
      19:10
    28 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.12
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      12:15
      16:50
    8 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.12
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      11:45
      16:20
    16 Dec
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.12
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      19:20
      23:15
    15 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £5.60
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      19:05
      23:15
    21 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £5.60
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      16:00
      22:00
    14 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.05
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      16:00
      22:00
    23 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.05
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      20:00
      01:15
    13 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.72
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      20:00
      01:15
    11 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.72
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      20:00
      01:15
    29 Nov
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.72
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      20:00
      01:15
    26 Jan
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.72
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      20:00
      01:15
    20 Jan
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.72
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      19:20
      23:15
    30 Oct
    megabusmegabus
    from £8.18


  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
      08:10
      11:50
    27 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £16.80
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      16:00
      20:00
    17 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £21.28
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      16:00
      19:30
    10 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £21.28
  • Bristol
    Manchester
      16:00
      19:30
    3 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £22.00


  Bus Manchester - Bristol    227 km
Ø Bus connections8 x
Savings-90%

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
    29 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.12
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      06:25
      11:05
    8 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.12
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      17:20
      22:30
    12 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.36
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      17:20
      22:30
    2 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.36
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      17:00
      22:30
    17 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.36
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      15:00
      19:55
    21 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £5.60
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      15:05
      20:50
    30 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.05
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      03:55
      09:20
    2 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.72
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      17:20
      22:30
    13 Dec
    megabusmegabus
    from £6.72
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      15:05
      20:50
    29 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.52
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      06:50
      13:00
    14 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.52
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      03:55
      09:20
    19 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.52
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      06:50
      13:00
    21 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.52
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      12:30
      18:05
    9 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £11.20


  Carpooling Manchester - Bristol    227 km
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Manchester to Bristol

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      20:00
      23:00
    3 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £16.80
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      09:30
      13:00
    6 Nov
    +17
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £17.92
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      15:20
      18:50
    24 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £21.28
  • Manchester
    Bristol
      17:50
      21:50
    27 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £22.40


Current ticket prices

Always looking for the next good bargain? Then you're in the right spot! Don’t simply check for buses but compare the price of your coach journey to other means of transportation such as a train ride, carpooling or even a flight. This way you’ll definitely seal the best deal! Another piece of advice: We recommend checking prices for various days because they’re usually subject to demand.

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

Opting for the coach for a city trip is getting more and more popular. Not only is it a very cheap and ecofriendly way of travelling, but also as comfortable as well as convenient as taking a plane or train. In recent years, providers have stepped up their game when it comes to amenities by offering appliances from electric sockets over air-conditioning systems to a free WiFi connection. When taking a look at the search results presented on our page, you can instantly see, which provider offers which comfort features. For instance, electric sockets can be found on the buses of the coach company megabus. A generous luggage policy is basically a given as well. Have you remembered to check all the info necessary for a successful coach trip from Manchester to Bristol? Take a look at the exact location of the coach terminals in both cities, find out about departure times and pick the perfect bus for your individual needs. You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current discounts for your coach Bristol – Manchester: Saving some extra quid will allow you to spend more money on souvenirs, snacks and beverages on the coach or simply to stock up your holiday funds.


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.