London to Manchester bus

London - Manchester bus information

London Manchester bus map

Bus Time 5h06m
Origin London, England
Destination Manchester, England
Distance 163 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from €2.99
Bus operators: National Express, Megabus, FlixBus

Which bus company can I use?

Several operators provide bus tickets from London (England) to Manchester (England): National Express, Megabus, FlixBus. The bus services on board as well as the luggage policies will change for each operator.

What is the price of a coach ticket for this journey?

The starting price found to travel in the next 1800 days for your coach is £2.99. This fare, based on a standard fare without a coachcard, can vary depending when you want to travel and how much time in advance you book your ticket to Manchester from London.

How far is it by bus?

You will need on average 5h06m to travel by bus from London to Manchester which are 163 miles away from each other. Even if bus services are often much longer than trains or flights, they remain most of the time the least expensive solution for your journey.

Best prices for bus tickets London - Manchester

from £7.90 MORE 5h16m
from £15.80 MORE 4h55m
from €2.99 MORE 4h45m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £25.50 MORE 2h09m
Flights
from £30.99 MORE 9h01m

Prices calendar to travel between London and Manchester

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

  october december    november
monday tuesday wednesday thursday friday saturday sunday
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Megabus£19

FlixBus--

National Express£24

Raileurope£45

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30

Megabus£19

FlixBus--

National Express£19

Raileurope£32

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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 London - Manchester

Leaving today? Here are the next bus services to Manchester

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
There are no more services available today.
Tomorrow
London , Victoria Coach Station
08:00
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
12:50
4h50m Megabus
London victoria coach station
09:00
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
14:10
5h10m National Express
London victoria coach station
12:00
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
17:00
5h00m National Express
London victoria coach station
15:00
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
20:25
5h25m National Express
London victoria coach station
18:00
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
23:10
5h10m National Express
London , Victoria Coach Station
22:30
Manchester , Corporation Street, Stop Ns
02:40
4h10m Megabus
London victoria coach station
23:30
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
05:55
6h25m National Express
Friday 27 November
London , Victoria Coach Station
08:00
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
12:50
4h50m Megabus
London victoria coach station
08:00
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
13:10
5h10m National Express
London victoria coach station
10:00
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
15:10
5h10m National Express
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The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 bus departures.

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Best time to book a London - Manchester bus

Coach fare depending on when you purchase your ticket

£7

90

£5

60

£5

30

£6

15

£8

7

£9

3

£10

1

£11

Same day

Days before Departure

As you can see in the table above, the price of the ticket for a coach from London to Manchester is more expensive as you approach your travel date. Buying your ticket beforehand is a great way to pay less as well as avoiding missing the bus because no seats remain available. It is 60% cheaper to purchase your seat 1 month in advance (from £5) instead of on the day you're travelling (from £11).

The data take into account the best prices found, when booking beforehand versus on the day on you intend to travel, in the past 6 months.

Best prices for your coach from London to Manchester

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
London
victoria coach station
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.90 07/12/2020 18:30 National Express 1 day ago
London
victoria coach station
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.90 16/12/2020 15:00 National Express 5 days ago
London
victoria coach station
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.90 16/12/2020 12:00 National Express 5 days ago
London
victoria coach station
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.90 16/12/2020 18:00 National Express 5 days ago
London
victoria coach station
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.90 16/12/2020 09:00 National Express 5 days ago
London
victoria coach station
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.90 15/12/2020 09:00 National Express 6 days ago
London
victoria coach station
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.90 15/12/2020 15:00 National Express 6 days ago
London
victoria coach station
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.90 15/12/2020 18:00 National Express 6 days ago
London
victoria coach station
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£9.90 15/12/2020 12:00 National Express 6 days ago
London
victoria coach station
Manchester
coach station, chorlton st
£13.50 07/12/2020 16:30 National Express 1 day ago

Best prices found for the next 180 days.

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