Bus from Glasgow to Manchester and return

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While ticket fares for a bus traveling from Glasgow to Manchester normally start as for low as £5.00, this can change during times of high demand or when booking at the last minute. In cases like these, tickets become a little bit more expensive. For this reason, it’s a smart idea to compare and contrast your options! When you use our search engine, you can stumble across the most perfect connections for your own travel needs, and select one of the coaches provided by megabus, National Express and Busbud. If you want to get there as soon as possible, the fastest bus from Manchester to Glasgow will get you there in just 4h 15m. All that's left to do is to click the "Find Now" button and hop on.

Glasgow to Manchester Coach Information

Cheapest Bus£5.00
Fastest Bus4h 35m
Distance294.8 km
Coach CompaniesNational Express, megabus
  Bus Glasgow - Manchester    295 km
Ø Bus connections4 x
Savings-62%

The cheapest coach connections from Glasgow 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
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      22:45
      03:45
    6 Feb
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.00
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      22:45
      03:45
    4 Apr
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.00
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      22:45
      03:45
    1 May
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.00
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      22:45
      03:45
    20 Mar
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.00
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      22:45
      03:45
    22 Feb
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.16
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      11:15
      16:30
    5 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £6.18
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      23:00
      03:55
    31 Dec
    megabusmegabus
    from £8.00
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      23:00
      03:55
    22 Dec
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £8.00
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      11:00
      15:35
    24 Dec
    megabusmegabus
    from £8.00
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      11:00
      15:35
    23 Dec
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.00
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      23:59
      05:05
    21 Jan
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.30
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      23:59
      05:05
    7 Jan
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.30
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      23:59
      05:05
    13 Jan
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.30
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      22:45
      03:45
    24 Jan
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £13.33


  Carpooling Glasgow - Manchester    295 km
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Glasgow to Manchester

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      10:00
      14:00
    30 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £22.00
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      18:00
      21:50
    30 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £24.00
  • Glasgow
    Manchester
      10:50
      16:50
    30 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £37.00


  Bus Manchester - Glasgow    295 km
Ø Bus connections4 x
Savings-58%

The cheapest coach connections from Manchester to Glasgow

%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
    Glasgow
      12:45
      18:20
    6 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.00
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      01:20
      06:20
    29 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.00
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      12:45
      18:20
    19 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £5.00
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      13:00
      17:10
    6 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      13:00
      17:10
    29 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      13:00
      17:10
    24 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      13:00
      17:10
    8 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from £7.40
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      18:45
      23:25
    23 Dec
    megabusmegabus
    from £8.00
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      13:00
      17:10
    31 Dec
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.00
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      13:00
      17:10
    9 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £9.30
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      12:45
      18:20
    17 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £12.00


  Carpooling Manchester - Glasgow    295 km

The cheapest carpooling offers from Manchester to Glasgow

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Manchester
    Glasgow
      20:20
      00:10
    30 Dec
    +1
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £24.30


Current ticket prices

Bargain hunters, listen up! Don’t simply check for buses but compare the price of your coach journey to other means of transport 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 dependent on demand.

Bus stops in Glasgow and Manchester

  Stations
N Hanover St , G4 0PF Glasgow (United Kingdom)
  Stations
Chorlton St 16, Manchester (United Kingdom)
Bradshaw St , Manchester (United Kingdom)
Princess Road , M14 7FS Manchester (United Kingdom)

Find out more details about the service on your bus from Glasgow 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 coach from Glasgow 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 amenities: While air-conditioning, 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 wireless internet free of charge over USB ports to multimedia centres, which allow you to stream films and TV series on your own mobile phone or tablet. If you want to know which provider in particular offers which features, then simply check out the individual search results on CheckMyBus: Not only will you be able to tell which services are available, you will also instantly see whether they’re fee required or not. A last piece of advice: Make sure to check our website for the latest discount codes. After all, who doesn’t like a good bargain?

Glasgow and Manchester: Useful Info

Glasgow
0.61 Million
Manchester
395,515
Taxi
£4.22
£4.77
Glasgow
Manchester
A taxi journey in Glasgow is 12% cheaper than in Manchester.
Local buses
£2.15
£2.60
Glasgow
Manchester
A bus fare in Glasgow is 18% cheaper than in Manchester.
Beer
£3.50
£3.50
Glasgow
Manchester
A pint of beer in Glasgow is 0% more expensive than in Manchester.
Water
£1.01
£1.12
Glasgow
Manchester
A bottle of water in Glasgow is 10% cheaper than in Manchester.
Meal
£4.45
£5.02
Glasgow
Manchester
A meal in Glasgow is 12% cheaper than in Manchester.
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