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Facts about coaches from Nottingham to Manchester

Compare all providers like National Express, megabus and FlixBus that travel 6 times every day by bus from Nottingham to Manchester in one click! Book your bus ticket from Nottingham to Manchester starting from £8!

Cheapest Bus £8
Fastest Bus 4h 0m
Earliest Coach 03:20
Latest Coach 21:15
Daily Bus Connections 6 Ø
Distance 92.9 km
Coach Companies National Express, megabus and FlixBus

Cheapest coach connections from Nottingham to Manchester

Every day, 6 buses from 3 coach companies leave Nottingham for Manchester: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a bus ticket for this route, starting from 04/03/2024 and for the following days.

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Monday 04/03
£8
Tuesday 05/03
£9
Wednesday 06/03
£13
Thursday 07/03
£8
Friday 08/03
£8
Saturday 09/03
£8
Sunday 10/03
£9
Monday 11/03
£8
Tuesday 12/03
£9
Wednesday 13/03
£11
Thursday 14/03
£8
Friday 15/03
£8
Saturday 16/03
£5
Sunday 17/03
£8
Monday 18/03
£5
Tuesday 19/03
£9
Wednesday 20/03
£11
Thursday 21/03
£8
Friday 22/03
£5
Saturday 23/03
£8
Sunday 24/03
£6
Monday 25/03
£11
Tuesday 26/03
£10
Wednesday 27/03
£11
Thursday 28/03
£5
Friday 29/03
£12
Saturday 30/03
£5
Sunday 31/03

The cheapest time to travel from Nottingham to Manchester

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Nottingham to Manchester, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from £8, Monday is the cheapest day for a coach from Nottingham to Manchester. Wednesday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from £11.
Afternoon is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Nottingham to Manchester, with £8. Morning is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from £14.

How to save money travelling from Nottingham to Manchester

Travel can be expensive, but it doesn't need to be! Do you want to avoid paying a terrible price for your trip? Then follow these quick steps to save money:

Book the ticket from Nottingham to Manchester in advance! The earlier you book, the cheaper usually the price is. Also, you will be sure to have a place on the bus from Nottingham to Manchester, compared instead if you buy it at the last moment, or directly at the station.

If you can, avoid travelling at peak times. Instead of weekend, try travelling during the week. Travelling in the evening or at night it’s also cheaper, and later coaches from Nottingham to Manchester are also emptier.

Compare all timetables for the bus from Nottingham to Manchester

Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Nottingham to Manchester from various bus operators like National Express, megabus or FlixBus for the next days.
  • megabus
    4h 20m
    16:00
    Nottingham
    Trent University
    20:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    from £8
  • FlixBus
    4h 20m
    13:00
    Nottingham
    Central Station
    17:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    FlixBus
    Economy
    from £9
  • FlixBus
    4h 20m
    13:00
    Nottingham
    Central Station
    17:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    FlixBus
    Economy
    from £10
  • National Express
    5h 30m
    04:10
    Nottingham
    Station St
    09:40
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    from £11
  • National Express
    5h 30m
    04:10
    Nottingham
    Station St
    09:40
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    from £12
  • National Express
    5h 30m
    04:10
    Nottingham
    Station St
    09:40
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    from £13
  • National Express
    6h 10m
    21:15
    Nottingham
    Station St
    03:25
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    from £14
  • National Express
    4h 0m
    09:55
    Nottingham
    Station St
    13:55
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    from £15
  • National Express
    5h 0m
    03:20
    Nottingham
    Station St
    08:20
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    from £16

Frequency of bus connections between Nottingham and Manchester

See here how frequent the connections between Nottingham and Manchester are, during different times and days of the week.
Monday is the busiest day, with more than 8 daily coaches from Nottingham to Manchester. Wednesday has instead the fewest connections, with only 5 daily coaches between Nottingham and Manchester.
The busiest time of the day is the Afternoon, with 21 coaches from Nottingham to Manchester, while Morning sees the fewest connections between Nottingham and Manchester, with 7 offers.

Beloved bus companies from Nottingham to Manchester

These are the most booked bus companies between Nottingham to Manchester from our users.

All bus stations and stops in Nottingham and Manchester

The map below shows you where to find all the bus stations in Nottingham and Manchester.

Service and Comfort on the bus from Nottingham to Manchester

Want to know which seat classes are available on the coaches from Nottingham to Manchester? Or which bus companies serve the route Nottingham to Manchester? Below you will find answers to your questions.

FAQs about the Nottingham to Manchester bus

How much does a Nottingham - Manchester coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the Nottingham - Manchester bus trip is available from £8 and takes 4h 20m. Compare offers and save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Nottingham to Manchester?

The connection Nottingham to Manchester is offered by 3 companies with ticket prices ranging from £8 to £16. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as soon as possible to ensure you will get the cheapest ticket price.

How many connections are available for the Nottingham - Manchester route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from Nottingham to Manchester is offered by roughly 6 busses. By using our search, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Manchester from Nottingham take?

The quickest coach from Nottingham to Manchester is provided by National Express and takes 4h 0m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £15. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Nottingham to Manchester?

The earliest bus to Manchester departs from Nottingham at 03:20. In this context, information about departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last coach from Nottingham to Manchester?

The latest bus to Manchester departs from Nottingham at 21:15. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies serve the Nottingham - Manchester route?

Passengers looking to travel from Nottingham to Manchester can travel with National Express, megabus and FlixBus. Compare all available bus tickets with our search to book the trip that works best for you.

Is there a direct bus between Nottingham and Manchester?

You can check all the direct connections between Nottingham and Manchester by using our search and looking at the Changes section in our filters. These are some of the companies which offer a direct bus: National Express, megabus and FlixBus.

What can I take with me on the bus to Manchester from Nottingham?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you are allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the bus for the Nottingham Manchester bus route free of charge. Simply use our search to find a coach that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Nottingham Manchester bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make travelling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Nottingham to Manchester on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route Nottingham to Manchester

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

Alternate transport types from Nottingham to Manchester

Did not find the right bus? Here is a selection of alternate transport types from the schedule from Nottingham to Manchester for the next days.

Cheap train tickets from Nottingham to Manchester

Here is a selection of the cheapest trains from the schedule from Nottingham to Manchester for the next days.
  • East Midlands Railway
    2h 38m
    04:58
    Nottingham
    Bus Stop
    07:36
    Manchester
    Piccadilly Station
    East Midlands Railway
    Economy
    from £16
  • CrossCountry
    2h 27m
    06:39
    Nottingham
    Bus Stop
    09:06
    Manchester
    Piccadilly Station
    CrossCountry
    Economy
    from £25
  • East Midlands Railway
    2h 7m
    04:58
    Nottingham
    Bus Stop
    07:05
    Manchester
    Piccadilly Station
    East Midlands Railway
    Economy
    from £52

Cheap carpooling from Nottingham to Manchester

Here is a selection of the cheapest carpooling offers from the schedule from Nottingham to Manchester for the next days.
  • BlaBlaCar
    2h 0m
    06:50
    Nottingham
    08:50
    Manchester
    BlaBlaCar
    Economy
    from £10

More bus routes from Nottingham and Manchester

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Nottingham and from Manchester. Simply click on the connection of your choice, and you will find all the details about your bus route!

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