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Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Sunderland to Manchester from various bus operators like National Express, megabus or FlixBus for the next days.
today
from £9
tomorrow
from £10
Sunday
from £9
Monday
from £7
Tuesday
from £6
Wednesday
from £6
Thursday
from £7

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    4h 10m
    07:50
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    12:00
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • megabus
    4h 25m
    15:55
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    20:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • National Express
    3h 25m
    18:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    21:30
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £12
  • National Express
    3h 15m
    08:45
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    12:00
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £15
  • FlixBus
    3h 15m
    14:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £17

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    3h 40m
    13:10
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    16:50
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £10
  • megabus
    4h 25m
    15:55
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    20:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £10
  • FlixBus
    3h 15m
    14:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £11
  • National Express
    3h 20m
    18:10
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    21:30
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £13
  • National Express
    4h 35m
    16:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    20:40
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £16

Cheapest bus trips Sunday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    4h 10m
    07:50
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    12:00
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • megabus
    3h 40m
    06:50
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    10:30
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £14
  • FlixBus
    3h 15m
    14:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £14
  • National Express
    3h 0m
    06:35
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    09:35
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £15
  • National Express
    3h 15m
    08:45
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    12:00
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £20

Cheapest bus trips Monday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    3h 15m
    14:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £7
  • National Express
    3h 15m
    06:20
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    09:35
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £12
  • National Express
    3h 10m
    14:35
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:45
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £12
  • National Express
    3h 25m
    18:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    21:30
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £13

Cheapest bus trips Tuesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    3h 40m
    13:10
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    16:50
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £6
  • FlixBus
    3h 15m
    14:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £7
  • National Express
    3h 10m
    14:35
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:45
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £12
  • National Express
    4h 35m
    16:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    20:40
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £13
  • megabus
    3h 40m
    06:50
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    10:30
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £13

Cheapest bus trips Wednesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    3h 15m
    14:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    3h 15m
    06:20
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    09:35
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £10
  • National Express
    3h 10m
    14:35
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:45
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £10
  • megabus
    3h 40m
    06:50
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    10:30
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £10
  • megabus
    3h 40m
    08:50
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    12:30
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £10

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    3h 15m
    14:05
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £7
  • megabus
    4h 25m
    15:55
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    20:20
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • National Express
    3h 15m
    06:20
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    09:35
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £10
  • National Express
    3h 10m
    14:35
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    17:45
    Manchester
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £10
  • megabus
    3h 40m
    06:50
    Sunderland
    Park Lane Bus Interchange Stand W
    10:30
    Manchester
    Shudehill Interchange
    megabus
    Economy
    £10

Frequency of bus connections between Sunderland and Manchester

See here how frequent the connections between Sunderland and Manchester are, during different times and days of the week.
Tuesday is the busiest day, with more than 15 daily coaches from Sunderland to Manchester. Monday has instead the fewest connections, with only 8 daily coaches between Sunderland and Manchester.
The busiest time of the day is the Morning, with 42 coaches from Sunderland to Manchester, while Night sees the fewest connections between Sunderland and Manchester, with 1 offers.

Facts about coaches from Sunderland to Manchester

Compare all providers like National Express, megabus and FlixBus that travel 12 times every day by bus from Sunderland to Manchester in one click! Book your bus ticket from Sunderland to Manchester starting from £6!

Cheapest Bus £6
Fastest Bus 3h 0m
Earliest Coach 07:50
Latest Coach 23:55
Daily Bus Connections 12 Ø
Distance 168.1 km
Coach Companies National Express, megabus and FlixBus

Cheapest coach connections from Sunderland to Manchester

Every day, 12 buses from 3 coach companies leave Sunderland for Manchester: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a bus ticket for this route, starting from 14/06/2024 and for the following days.

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Monday 10/06
Tuesday 11/06
Wednesday 12/06
Thursday 13/06
Friday 14/06
£12
Saturday 15/06
£10
Sunday 16/06
£9
Monday 17/06
£7
Tuesday 18/06
£6
Wednesday 19/06
£10
Thursday 20/06
£7
Friday 21/06
£8
Saturday 22/06
£6
Sunday 23/06
£10
Monday 24/06
£10
Tuesday 25/06
£6
Wednesday 26/06
£6
Thursday 27/06
£10
Friday 28/06
£6
Saturday 29/06
£10
Sunday 30/06
£9
Monday 01/07
£9
Tuesday 02/07
£7
Wednesday 03/07
£10
Thursday 04/07
£6
Friday 05/07
£7
Saturday 06/07
£6
Sunday 07/07

The cheapest time to travel from Sunderland to Manchester

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Sunderland to Manchester, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from £6, Tuesday is the cheapest day for a coach from Sunderland to Manchester. Saturday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from £10.
Afternoon is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Sunderland to Manchester, with £6. Night is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from £17.

How to save money travelling from Sunderland 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 Sunderland 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 Sunderland 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 Sunderland to Manchester are also emptier.

Beloved bus companies from Sunderland to Manchester

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

All bus stations and stops in Sunderland and Manchester

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

Service and Comfort on the bus from Sunderland to Manchester

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

FAQs about the Sunderland to Manchester bus

How much does a Sunderland - Manchester coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the Sunderland - Manchester bus trip is available from £6 and takes 3h 40m. Compare offers and save money!

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

The connection Sunderland to Manchester is offered by 3 companies with ticket prices ranging from £6 to £35. 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 Sunderland - Manchester route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from Sunderland to Manchester is offered by roughly 12 busses. By using our search, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Manchester from Sunderland take?

The quickest coach from Sunderland to Manchester is provided by National Express and takes 3h 0m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £22. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Sunderland to Manchester?

The earliest bus to Manchester departs from Sunderland at 07:50. 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 Sunderland to Manchester?

The latest bus to Manchester departs from Sunderland at 23:55. 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 Sunderland - Manchester route?

Passengers looking to travel from Sunderland 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 Sunderland and Manchester?

You can check all the direct connections between Sunderland 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 Sunderland?

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 Sunderland 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 Sunderland 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 Sunderland to Manchester on your planned travel date.

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

Economy
Economy

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

Alternate transport types from Sunderland to Manchester

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

Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to Manchester

Here is a selection of the cheapest trains from the schedule from Sunderland to Manchester for the next days.
  • Northern
    3h 9m
    06:27
    Sunderland
    Central Station
    09:36
    Manchester
    Northern
    Economy
    from £41
  • Northern
    3h 47m
    08:51
    Sunderland
    Central Station
    12:38
    Manchester
    Northern
    First Class
    from £57
  • London North Eastern Railway (LNER)
    2h 59m
    05:39
    Sunderland
    Central Station
    08:38
    Manchester
    London North Eastern Railway (LNER)
    First Class
    from £74
  • Grand Central
    3h 28m
    06:44
    Sunderland
    Central Station
    10:12
    Manchester
    Grand Central
    Economy
    from £96

More bus routes from Sunderland and Manchester

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Sunderland 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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