Bus from Manchester to Glasgow

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Which tickets are the cheapest for the Manchester Glasgow bus route? What is the quickest bus? Compare all routes and companies when searching for buses from Manchester to Glasgow. Find all bus schedules with a single click!

Coach Manchester Glasgow: Facts about the bus route

Cheapest Bus£14.10
Fastest Bus3h 50m
Earliest Coach02:40
Latest Coach23:30
Daily Bus Connections5 Ø
Distance294.8 km
Coach CompaniesNational Express, megabus
If you're trying to book a ticket for a coach from Manchester to Glasgow, CheckMyBus can help!
Find the exact times the bus departs from Manchester and arrives in Glasgow over the next few days and plan your trip in confidence. With us, you can receive information about available bus stops and travel times as well as amenities offered by the different companies, such as WiFi and air conditioning. Looking to save money? Then you can compare prices between all companies with coaches travelling from Manchester to Glasgow and get the cheapest bus tickets.
We’ll show you what you need to know about long-distance coaches in Manchester to help get you started as well as in Glasgow for a smooth arrival. Planning on further travel? We’ll also show you options for onward travel from Glasgow. There isn't a direct connection? Then check out our suggestions for alternative destinations from Manchester. Need to catch a flight? When you arrive in Glasgow, you can use our search engine to find transfers to nearby airports.

The cheapest coach connections from Manchester to Glasgow

Today
from £18.30
Tomorrow
from £18.30
27/11
from £18.30
28/11
from £18.30
29/11
from £18.30
30/11
from £18.30

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

  • National Express
    02:55
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 4h 25m
    07:20
    Glasgow - Buchanan Bus Station
    from£14.10
  • megabus
    12:50
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 5h 0m
    17:50
    Glasgow - Buchanan Bus Station
    from£18.30
  • megabus
    02:40
    Manchester - Corporation Street
    Duration 3h 50m
    06:30
    Glasgow - Buchanan Bus Station
    from£18.30
  • megabus
    23:30
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 3h 50m
    03:20
    Glasgow - Buchanan Bus Station
    from£18.30
  • National Express
    15:40
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 5h 0m
    20:40
    Glasgow - Buchanan Bus Station
    from£21.70

The cheapest carpooling offers from Manchester to Glasgow

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

  • BlaBlaCar
    12:40
    Manchester
    Duration 4h 20m
    17:00
    Glasgow
    from£15.00
  • BlaBlaCar
    22:10
    Manchester
    Duration 4h 10m
    02:20
    Glasgow
    from£22.00
  • BlaBlaCar
    08:00
    Manchester
    Duration 4h 0m
    12:00
    Glasgow
    from£22.00

You want to go the other way? Check all offers from Glasgow to Manchester

Bus Manchester Glasgow: Further information

Customise your search results to fit your travel needs.
In the search bar, we have already set Manchester as your place of departure and Glasgow as your destination. All you need to do is pick the date you’d like to travel on in the calendar to update your search. As a recommendation, we set a default travel date a few days in advance. Typically, people book their trips 3 to 7 days before they travel.
Are you planning on a return trip? If you already know when you’ll be coming back from Glasgow to Manchester, then all you need to do is select your chosen date to factor this in your results.
If you’d like to book for other people who are travelling with you, then enter in how many passengers will join you before starting your search.
Prioritise your search results by sorting them by price, departure and arrival time. You can also filter your results by bus stop and by company to focus on the most relevant results for your travel needs.
While searching for a bus from Manchester to Glasgow, you can also compare other available modes of transport, such as trains, flights and carpooling.
We hope you have a nice bus trip from Manchester to Glasgow!

All bus stops in Manchester and Glasgow

Stations
N Hanover St , G4 0PF Glasgow (United Kingdom)
Renfrew Street , Glasgow (United Kingdom)
Great Western Rd 1630, G13 1HH Glasgow (United Kingdom)
Drumry Rd E 230, Glasgow (United Kingdom)
1053 Great Western Rd , Glasgow (United Kingdom)
Easterhouse Rd 20, Glasgow (United Kingdom)

Bus Manchester Glasgow: FAQ about the bus route

How much does it cost to travel by coach from Manchester to Glasgow?

This depends on a variety of factors, such as the day and travel time. The cheapest trip for the route is available from £14.10. Compare offers and save money!

How long does the Manchester Glasgow bus route take?

The fastest coach from Manchester to Glasgow starts at 3h 50m. However, bear in mind that the trip can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct coach from Manchester to Glasgow?

CheckMyBus currently compares direct bus routes from Manchester to Glasgow. Simply use our search function to find a bus for your planned travel date that goes directly to Glasgow from Manchester.

When does the first bus from Manchester depart for Glasgow?

The earliest bus from Manchester to Glasgow leaves at 02:40. Keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the precise times for your planned travel date.

When does the last bus from Manchester depart for Glasgow?

The latest bus from Manchester to Glasgow starts at 23:30. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What can I bring with me on the Manchester Glasgow bus route?

Different bus companies have different policies about what you're allowed to take with you. In most cases, you can bring a suitcase and hand luggage on the Manchester Glasgow bus route for free. With our search engine, you can find a bus trip that is best suited to your travel needs.

What equipment does the coach from Manchester to Glasgow have?

The equipment on board varies depending on the company. However, many long-distance coches offer WiFi so you can keep in touch with your friends and share your exact location during the trip. To make travelling even more enjoyable, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. You can use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Manchester to Glasgow on your planned travel date.

Compare Manchester and Glasgow

£4.77
£4.22
Manchester
Glasgow
A taxi journey in Manchester is 12% more expensive than in Glasgow.
£2.60
£2.15
Manchester
Glasgow
A bus fare in Manchester is 18% more expensive than in Glasgow.
£3.50
£3.50
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A pint of beer in Manchester is 0% more expensive than in Glasgow.
£1.12
£1.01
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A bottle of water in Manchester is 10% more expensive than in Glasgow.
£5.02
£4.45
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A meal in Manchester is 12% more expensive than in Glasgow.

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