Edinburgh to Manchester bus

Edinburgh - Manchester bus information

Edinburgh Manchester bus map

Bus Time 6h31m
Origin Edinburgh, Scotland
Destination Manchester, England
Distance 175 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £9.00
Bus operators: National Express

Which coach company can I use?

Several operators offers bus services across the country & Europe but the Edinburgh to Manchester journey is only run by the company National Express.

How much does it costs?

Our travel data found that for the next month, and based on a standard fare without a coachcard, the lowest price across the different companies to travel by bus from Edinburgh to Manchester is from €9.00.

How long does it take?

Travelling by bus will most of the time enable you to save money comparing to other transportation modes. However you will need to spend on average 6h31m travelling to cover the 175 miles between Edinburgh and Manchester.

Best prices for bus tickets Edinburgh - Manchester

from £9.00 MORE 7h03m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £11.00 MORE 3h38m
Flights
from £24.99 MORE 8h59m

Prices calendar to travel between Edinburgh and Manchester

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Edinburgh to Manchester by coach, train, carsharing and flights.

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National Express£16

Raileurope£19

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National Express£15

Raileurope£19

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bus times Edinburgh - Manchester

Leaving today? Find the next coach services to Manchester

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Edinburgh
09:25
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
16:30
7h05m National Express
Edinburgh
10:15
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
18:20
8h05m National Express
Edinburgh
21:30
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
03:45
6h15m National Express
Tomorrow
Edinburgh
09:25
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
16:30
7h05m National Express
Edinburgh
10:15
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
18:20
8h05m National Express
Edinburgh
21:30
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
03:45
6h15m National Express

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 bus departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

According to our data, 3 services are running today and 3 tomorrow. The first bus Edinburgh to Manchester is at 09:25. The last bus departs at 21:30. Coach companies may adapt the schedules depending on which day you're travelling as well as if you're travelling during the holiday season, public holidays or for a specific event.

Best time to book a Edinburgh - Manchester bus

Bus fare depending on when you book your ticket

90

60

30

£16

15

£21

7

£19

3

£22

1

£26

Same day

Days before Departure

As you can notice in the chart above, the price of the ticket for a coach from Edinburgh to Manchester is more expensive as you approach your travel date. Buying your ticket in advance will enable you to pay less as well as avoiding missing the bus because it is full. It is 40% cheaper to purchase your seat 15 days in advance (from £16) as opposed to on the day you're travelling (from £26).

The figures take into account the best tickets found, when booking in advance versus on the day on you intend to travel, in the past 6 months.

Best prices for your coach from Edinburgh to Manchester

Gopili compares prices to help you find cheap bus tickets from Edinburgh to Manchester for the coming days. You can also have a look at the prices for the Manchester Edinburgh bus to make sure you get a seat for your return journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Edinburgh
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.00 15/12/2019 09:25 National Express 16 hours ago
Edinburgh
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.00 12/12/2019 09:25 National Express 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.00 11/12/2019 21:30 National Express 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.00 10/12/2019 21:30 National Express 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.00 10/12/2019 09:25 National Express 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.00 09/12/2019 21:30 National Express 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£10.70 12/12/2019 21:30 National Express 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£10.70 09/12/2019 09:25 National Express 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£12.40 14/12/2019 09:25 National Express 1 day ago
Edinburgh
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£14.10 20/11/2019 09:25 National Express 17 hours ago

Best prices found for the next 180 days.

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