Bus from Derby to Manchester and return

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You’re looking for a coach from Derby to Manchester? Then use our search function to find the perfect option. If you want to get there quickly, pick the quickest ride provided by National Express, which will get you there in 2h 20m. There are other buses which take a bit longer, but they could also present the most inexpensive options. So, if you want to travel for less on your way from Manchester to Derby, opt for the most inexpensive ticket, which starts from £9.10. Beware: Should you book too spontaneously or in times of unusually high demand, tickets tend to be a bit more expensive. All you have to do is to click the "Find Now" button and hop on.

Derby to Manchester Coach Information

Cheapest Bus£9.10
Fastest Bus1h 55m
Distance80.4 km
Coach CompaniesNational Express
  Bus Derby - Manchester    80 km
Ø Bus connections1 x
Savings-42%

The cheapest coach connections from Derby 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
  • Derby
    Manchester
      09:50
      14:10
    14 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Derby
    Manchester
      09:55
      14:10
    27 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Derby
    Manchester
      09:50
      14:10
    8 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Derby
    Manchester
      09:50
      14:10
    31 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Derby
    Manchester
      09:50
      14:10
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Derby
    Manchester
      09:50
      14:10
    5 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Derby
    Manchester
      12:10
      16:10
    13 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.60
  • Derby
    Manchester
      18:25
      20:45
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £10.75
  • Derby
    Manchester
      18:55
      20:50
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £10.97
  • Derby
    Manchester
      18:25
      20:20
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £10.97
  • Derby
    Manchester
      18:55
      20:50
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £10.97
  • Derby
    Manchester
      18:55
      20:50
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £10.97
  • Derby
    Manchester
      19:15
      21:10
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £15.59
  • Derby
    Manchester
      19:15
      22:40
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £15.78


  Carpooling Derby - Manchester    80 km

The cheapest carpooling offers from Derby to Manchester

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Derby
    Manchester
      17:00
      18:40
    6 Feb
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £8.75


  Bus Manchester - Derby    80 km
Ø Bus connections1 x
Savings-65%

The cheapest coach connections from Manchester to Derby

%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
    Derby
      12:30
      17:05
    29 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Manchester
    Derby
      15:20
      19:55
    31 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Manchester
    Derby
      15:20
      19:55
    30 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Manchester
    Derby
      15:20
      19:55
    2 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Manchester
    Derby
      15:20
      19:55
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £9.10
  • Manchester
    Derby
      06:15
      08:55
    1 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £10.00
  • Manchester
    Derby
      06:35
      08:55
    10 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £10.00
  • Manchester
    Derby
      06:35
      08:55
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £10.82
  • Manchester
    Derby
      06:15
      08:55
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £14.66
  • Manchester
    Derby
      06:55
      08:55
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £15.55
  • Manchester
    Derby
      05:35
      08:55
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £19.95
  • Manchester
    Derby
      10:30
      14:50
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £26.03
  • Manchester
    Derby
      13:20
      17:40
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £26.03
  • Manchester
    Derby
      08:10
      12:05
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £26.03


  Carpooling Manchester - Derby    80 km

The cheapest carpooling offers from Manchester to Derby

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Manchester
    Derby
      08:00
      10:10
    6 Feb
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £11.00


Current ticket prices

The early bird gets the worm. Thinking ahead will save you money as the most affordable tickets are generally available when booking quite some time in advance. This way you can get tickets for only £9.10. If you book at short notice, however, a ticket can cost up to £18.00. Our site also gives you the possibility to compare bus journeys to other travel options including trains, flights and car sharing. You’ll certainly find an irresistible deal!

Bus stops in Derby and Manchester

  Stations
Chorlton St 16, Manchester (United Kingdom)

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

Opting for the bus for a city trip is getting increasingly popular. Not only is it a very affordable and ecologically friendly way of travelling, but also as comfortable and convenient as taking a plane or train. In recent years, coach companies have stepped up their game when it comes to amenities by offering appliances from electrical outlets over air-conditioning to wireless internet at no extra cost. When taking a look at the search results depicted on our page, you can instantly see, which provider offers which comfort features. For instance, wireless internet at no extra cost can be found on the buses of National Express. A generous luggage allowance is basically a given as well: Most companies, which offer buses from Derby to Manchester, allow their passengers to take a normal sized suitcase in addition to hand-luggage. Additional luggage or outsized items can usually be booked for a few pounds. Have you remembered to check all the information necessary for a successful bus trip from Manchester to Derby? Take a look at the exact location of the coach stations in both cities, find out about departure times and pick the ideal bus for your personal needs and wishes. You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current promotions for your bus Derby – Manchester: Saving some money will allow you to spend more money on souvenirs, snacks and beverages on the coach or simply to stock up your holiday funds.

Derby and Manchester: Useful Info

Derby
235,029
Manchester
395,515
Taxi
£3.24
£4.77
Derby
Manchester
A taxi journey in Derby is 33% cheaper than in Manchester.
Local buses
£2.50
£2.60
Derby
Manchester
A bus fare in Derby is 4% cheaper than in Manchester.
Beer
£3.00
£3.50
Derby
Manchester
A pint of beer in Derby is 15% cheaper than in Manchester.
Water
£1.05
£1.12
Derby
Manchester
A bottle of water in Derby is 7% cheaper than in Manchester.
Meal
£3.90
£5.02
Derby
Manchester
A meal in Derby is 23% cheaper than in Manchester.
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