Manchester to Birmingham bus

Manchester - Birmingham bus information

Manchester Birmingham bus map

Bus Time 2h24m
Origin Manchester, England
Destination Birmingham, England
Distance 71 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £3.50
Bus operators: National Express, Megabus

Bus tickets from Manchester (England) to Birmingham (England) can be provided by National Express, Megabus. We suggest you have a look at the luggage policies and services on board of each company before buying your ticket.

The price of your coach will be different depending on the company, the time and date of departure and if you book your ticket in advance. The least expensive bus that we found for the next 180 days is from £3.50.

You will need on average 2h24m to take the bus from Manchester to Birmingham which are 71 miles away from one another. While coach services are often slower than trains or flights, they are almost always the cheapest solution for your journey.

Best prices for bus tickets Manchester - Birmingham

from £4.00 MORE 2h41m
from £3.50 MORE 2h17m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £11.50 MORE 1h35m
Flights
from £67.23 MORE 9h31m

Prices calendar to travel between Manchester and Birmingham

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

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Megabus£8

National Express£8

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Megabus£6

National Express£8

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Megabus£6

National Express£6

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Megabus£8

National Express£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 Manchester - Birmingham

Leaving today? Here are the next bus services to Birmingham

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
23:35
Birmingham , Brunel Street
01:35
2h00m Megabus
Tomorrow
Manchester , Corporation Street, Stop Ns
03:00
Birmingham , Brunel Street
05:00
2h00m Megabus
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
05:05
Birmingham , Brunel Street
07:45
2h40m Megabus
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
05:30
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
07:45
2h15m National Express
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
06:45
Birmingham , Brunel Street
09:00
2h15m Megabus
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
07:45
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
10:00
2h15m National Express
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
08:20
Birmingham , Brunel Street
10:35
2h15m Megabus
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
09:15
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
12:30
3h15m National Express
Manchester coach station, chorlton st
10:05
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
12:30
2h25m National Express
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
10:40
Birmingham , Brunel Street
12:50
2h10m Megabus
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The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 bus departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Based on our data, 22 services are available today and 21 tomorrow. The first bus Manchester to Birmingham leaves the station at 03:00. The last coach is at 23:35. Bus operators can change the times depending on the day of the week and if you're travelling during school holidays, bank holidays or for a major event.

Best time to book a Manchester - Birmingham bus

Coach fare depending on when you purchase your ticket

£5

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£3

30

£4

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£4

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£5

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£5

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£6

Same day

Days before Departure

The price of a ticket for a coach from Manchester to Birmingham decreases the earlier you book. The chart above helps you identify the evolution of the price depending how much time in advance you buy your bus. It is based on the best fares found in the past 6 months.

With fares available from £3, we advise you to get your coach 1 month in advance. It may cost you on average 47% less than if you book on the day you're travelling which should cost you around £6. By booking early, you will also make sure that tickets remain available for your trip.

Best prices for your coach from Manchester to Birmingham

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£3.50 08/01/2020 20:40 Megabus 1 day ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£3.50 08/01/2020 17:20 Megabus 1 day ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£3.50 07/01/2020 20:40 Megabus 2 days ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£3.50 07/01/2020 17:20 Megabus 2 days ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£3.81 08/01/2020 08:20 Megabus 1 day ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£3.81 08/01/2020 06:15 Megabus 1 day ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£3.81 08/01/2020 11:40 Megabus 1 day ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£3.81 08/01/2020 10:40 Megabus 1 day ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£3.81 07/01/2020 10:40 Megabus 2 days ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£3.81 07/01/2020 06:15 Megabus 2 days ago

Best prices found for the next 180 days.

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