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Facts about the coach from London to Manchester

Cheapest Bus£2.69
Fastest Bus4h 40m
Earliest Coach08:30
Latest Coach18:00
Daily Bus Connections1 Ø
Distance262.0 km
Coach CompaniesFlixBus, National Express, megabus

The cheapest coach connections from London to Manchester

Today
from £5.00
Tomorrow
from £2.69
07/08
from £3.00
08/08
from £3.00
09/08
from £2.69
10/08
from £2.69

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • FlixBus
    17:00
    London - Finchley Road
    Duration 5h 15m
    22:15
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from£2.69
  • FlixBus
    11:00
    London - Finchley Road
    Duration 5h 15m
    16:15
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from£2.69
  • FlixBus
    16:00
    London - Finchley Road
    Duration 5h 15m
    21:15
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from£2.69
  • FlixBus
    16:35
    London - Finchley Road
    Duration 4h 40m
    21:15
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from£2.69
  • FlixBus
    08:30
    London - Finchley Road
    Duration 5h 15m
    13:45
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from£2.69
  • FlixBus
    14:30
    London - Finchley Road
    Duration 5h 15m
    19:45
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from£2.69
  • National Express
    16:30
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 5h 35m
    22:05
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from£3.00
  • National Express
    15:30
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 5h 10m
    20:40
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from£3.00
  • National Express
    09:40
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 4h 40m
    14:20
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from£3.00
  • National Express
    09:00
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 5h 20m
    14:20
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from£5.00
  • megabus
    18:00
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    Duration 5h 30m
    23:30
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from£17.50

The cheapest carpooling offers from London to Manchester

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    18:30
    London
    Duration 4h 0m
    22:30
    Manchester
    from£14.42
  • BlaBlaCar
    11:00
    London
    Duration 4h 10m
    15:10
    Manchester
    from£15.00
  • BlaBlaCar
    09:00
    London
    Duration 4h 50m
    13:50
    Manchester
    from£16.00
  • BlaBlaCar
    18:30
    London
    Duration 4h 50m
    23:20
    Manchester
    from£17.12

The cheapest coach connections from Manchester to London

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • National Express
    18:00
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 4h 35m
    22:35
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    from£1.00
  • National Express
    14:30
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 4h 50m
    19:20
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    from£1.00
  • FlixBus
    18:10
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 4h 35m
    22:45
    London - Finchley Road
    from£2.69
  • National Express
    18:00
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 4h 50m
    22:50
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    from£3.00
  • National Express
    14:30
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 5h 5m
    19:35
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    from£3.00
  • FlixBus
    08:10
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 4h 40m
    12:50
    London - Finchley Road
    from£5.40
  • FlixBus
    14:15
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 4h 35m
    18:50
    London - Finchley Road
    from£5.40
  • FlixBus
    09:55
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 5h 15m
    15:10
    London - Finchley Road
    from£5.40
  • megabus
    00:35
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 5h 40m
    06:15
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    from£14.96
  • megabus
    16:00
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 5h 20m
    21:20
    London - Victoria Coach Station
    from£17.50
  • Greyhound US
    22:55
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 3h 50m
    02:45
    London - King's Cross St Pancras
    from£98.76
  • Greyhound US
    18:00
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 4h 45m
    22:45
    London - King's Cross St Pancras
    from£105.65

The cheapest carpooling offers from Manchester to London

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    06:00
    Manchester
    Duration 4h 0m
    10:00
    London
    from£14.00
  • BlaBlaCar
    16:30
    Manchester
    Duration 4h 50m
    21:20
    London
    from£16.00
  • BlaBlaCar
    06:00
    Manchester
    Duration 4h 20m
    10:20
    London
    from£22.00
  • BlaBlaCar
    14:10
    Manchester
    Duration 6h 10m
    20:20
    London
    from£26.00

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

You are looking for cheap bus tickets for a trip from London to Manchester? In this case you can use CheckMyBus to find the best offer: There’s buses which are quite fast and only need 4h 55m. What's best: Taking the bus is also a very inexpensive travel option with prices for rides from Manchester to London normally starting at £2.69. Always keep in mind: Comparing offers certainly pays off!
The coach is the ideal option for travellers who want to go away in a comfortable and environmentally friendly way without having to spend a vast amount of pounds. Thanks to the efforts of modern companies, the coach has become a highly convenient mode of transport, which allows you to lean back in a comfy seat and to take quite a few pieces of luggage with you free of charge. You might even find wireless internet for free on board. Low-cost snacks and drinks, for instance, are offered by one company on this route, namely FlixBus. So, if you want to take a coach from London to Manchester, you should make sure to compare and contrast offers in order to find the one that suits your personal wishes and needs best. On CheckMyBus you can find detailed information on departure times, the location of the bus terminals in Manchester and London as well as an overview of all available on-board features for every individual trip. In addition, we always keep you up to date on options for reducted tickets and attractive sales. Simply insert your preferred date of travel and start your journey! Getting from A to B has never been this easy and worry-free, thanks to the coach!
You're always on the hunt for a good bargain? Then listen up! It’s usually good to book a bus in advance because fares are often subject to demand and the longer you wait, the more expensive they can be. On the route London - Manchester, for instance, prices range from £2.69 to £23.30. Also consider comparing bus fares to those of other means of transport: Sometimes you can find amazing bargains for trains, carpooling or even flights. A final piece of advice: Always check and compare journey times! While will get you to your destination within 4h 55m, other companies need up to 5h 30m.

Bus stops in London and Manchester

Stations
New Bridge St , M3 Manchester (United Kingdom)
Liverpool Rd 43, M3 4NQ Manchester (United Kingdom)
Chorlton St 14, M1 3HY Manchester (United Kingdom)
Great Bridgewater St 56, M1 5LE Manchester (United Kingdom)
Alan Turing Way 2002, Manchester (United Kingdom)
M40 8DE Manchester (United Kingdom)
Talbot Rd , M16 9AL Manchester (United Kingdom)
United Road , M16 Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Princess Road , M14 7FS Manchester (United Kingdom)
Portland St 55, M1 3HP Manchester (United Kingdom)
Shudehill , Manchester (United Kingdom)
Regent Rd 157, Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester (United Kingdom)
M22 5UN Manchester (United Kingdom)

Compare London and Manchester

£7.49
£4.77
London
Manchester
A taxi journey in London is 37% more expensive than in Manchester.
£2.50
£2.60
London
Manchester
A bus fare in London is 4% cheaper than in Manchester.
£4.50
£3.50
London
Manchester
A pint of beer in London is 23% more expensive than in Manchester.
£0.89
£1.12
London
Manchester
A bottle of water in London is 21% cheaper than in Manchester.
£6.27
£5.02
London
Manchester
A meal in London is 20% more expensive than in Manchester.

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