Bus from Edinburgh to Manchester and return

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Everything about the connection Edinburgh - Manchester

Cheapest Bus£3.01
Fastest Bus6h 10m
Distance281.6 km
Coach CompaniesScottish Citylink, National Express, megabus

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Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    11:20
    17:30
    9 Mar
    Scottish CitylinkScottish Citylink
    from £3.01
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    11:20
    17:30
    9 Mar
    Scottish CitylinkScottish Citylink
    from £3.03
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    21:30
    03:45
    21 Mar
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    09:25
    16:30
    15 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    21:30
    03:45
    24 Apr
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    21:30
    03:45
    16 Mar
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    09:25
    16:30
    8 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    21:30
    03:45
    6 Mar
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    21:30
    03:45
    6 Apr
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    22:00
    05:00
    21 Apr
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £14.30
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    22:00
    05:00
    13 Apr
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £14.30
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    22:00
    05:00
    13 Mar
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £14.30
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    11:00
    17:20
    7 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £14.30
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    22:00
    05:00
    8 Mar
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £14.30
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    15:50
    20:30
    9 Mar
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £24.00
  • Edinburgh
    Manchester
    15:30
    19:50
    9 Mar
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £25.00
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    01:20
    07:40
    4 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    01:20
    07:40
    16 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    01:20
    07:40
    1 May
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    01:20
    07:40
    11 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    01:20
    07:40
    3 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    01:50
    08:15
    27 May
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    01:50
    08:15
    22 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £8.00
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    11:50
    18:55
    16 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £10.10
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    11:50
    18:55
    10 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £10.10
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    11:50
    18:55
    19 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £10.10
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    11:50
    18:55
    11 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £10.10
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    11:50
    18:55
    2 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £10.10
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    00:20
    06:50
    9 Mar
    IntercapeIntercape
    from £10.68
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    09:50
    16:35
    9 Mar
    IntercapeIntercape
    from £10.68
  • Manchester
    Edinburgh
    09:00
    13:40
    9 Mar
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £24.00

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

A bus from Edinburgh to Manchester and return is currently offered by 3 providers, namely megabus, National Express and Busbud. The choice is yours! You can opt for the fastest bus on this connection, which is operated by megabus or you can go for the cheapest bus from Manchester to Edinburgh, which is only £16.30. All that's left to do is to click the "Find Now" button and book your journey!
It’s not difficult to find a low-cost coach ticket for a trip from Edinburgh to Manchester – finding the best one, however, can be slightly more tricky. But don't worry: CheckMyBus is here to help you! On our webpage, you can check and compare the offers of numerous providers. If you’re in a hurry, simply pick the fastest bus. If you want to save money, go for the cheapest option. We recommend you also take a look at the individual on-board features: If the provider of your choice offers wireless internet at no extra cost, then checking Instagram or Facebook will be no problem at all. If you want to take sports gear such as a surf- or snowboard, on the other hand, make sure that bulky luggage transportation is available. Gone are the days when you had to pay extra for good service: Most features such as wireless internet, electric sockets or the transportation of a regular size suitcase are free of charge. You’ll soon see that taking the coach is just as convenient as travelling by plane or train!
The number one rule for every traveller? Book in advance and make use of early bird rates. Avoid the price and tariff chaos by using our site! There’s bus tickets available from only £16.30. We recommend checking prices for various days since fares are usually not the same on every day. Should you book at short notice, your journey might also cost up to £16.30.

Bus stops in Edinburgh and Manchester

Stations
Chorlton St 16, Manchester (United Kingdom)
Bradshaw St , Manchester (United Kingdom)

Compare Edinburgh and Manchester

£4.25
£4.77
Edinburgh
Manchester
A taxi journey in Edinburgh is 11% cheaper than in Manchester.
£1.60
£2.60
Edinburgh
Manchester
A bus fare in Edinburgh is 39% cheaper than in Manchester.
£4.00
£3.50
Edinburgh
Manchester
A pint of beer in Edinburgh is 13% more expensive than in Manchester.
£1.12
£1.12
Edinburgh
Manchester
A bottle of water in Edinburgh is 0% more expensive than in Manchester.
£6.99
£5.02
Edinburgh
Manchester
A meal in Edinburgh is 29% more expensive than in Manchester.

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