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Manchester - London bus information

Manchester London bus map

Bus Time 5h10m
Origin Manchester, England
Destination London, England
Distance 163 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £1.50
Bus operators: National Express, Megabus

Which coach operators should I use?

Bus tickets from Manchester (England) to London (England) can be provided by National Express, Megabus. We suggest you check the luggage restrictions and services on board of each operator before booking your ticket.

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

The cheapest price found to travel in the next 30 days for your coach is £1.50. This price, based on a standard ticket without a coachcard, can vary depending when you want to travel and how long in advance you buy your ticket to London from Manchester.

How long does it take?

The coach duration will vary depending on the company but coach services need on average 5h10m to travel the 163 miles. Taking the bus from Manchester to London is longer than other travel options but you should save money.

Best prices for bus tickets Manchester - London

from £4.30 MORE 5h39m
from £1.50 MORE 5h25m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £23.00 MORE 2h14m
Flights
from £19.99 MORE 7h31m

Prices calendar to travel between Manchester and London

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

  january march   february
monday tuesday wednesday thursday friday saturday sunday
19
20
21

Megabus£10

National Express£8

Loco2£40

22

Megabus£11

National Express£9

Loco2£40

23

Megabus£11

National Express£6

Loco2£40

24

Megabus£9

National Express£8

Loco2--

25

Megabus£10

National Express£13

Loco2--

26
27
28
01
02
03
04

Megabus£8

National Express£8

Loco2£27

Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 24 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bus times Manchester - London

Leaving today? Find the next bus services to London

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
09:30
London , Victoria Coach Station
15:20
5h50m Megabus
Manchester (coach station)
09:30
London victoria coach station
14:30
5h00m National Express
Manchester (coach station)
12:30
London victoria coach station
17:25
4h55m National Express
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
12:40
London , Victoria Coach Station
17:50
5h10m Megabus
Manchester (coach station)
13:30
London victoria coach station
20:20
6h50m National Express
Manchester (coach station)
14:45
London victoria coach station
20:35
5h50m National Express
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
15:40
London , Victoria Coach Station
21:20
5h40m Megabus
Manchester (coach station)
16:00
London victoria coach station
21:25
5h25m National Express
Manchester , Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
17:30
London , Victoria Coach Station
22:30
5h00m Megabus

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, 15 services are running today and 0 tomorrow. The first bus Manchester to London leaves the station at 02:45. The last coach departs at 17:30. Coach companies can adapt the first and last departure hours depending on which day you're travelling as well as if you're travelling during school holidays, bank holidays or for a major event.

Best time to book a Manchester - London bus

Bus fare depending on when you purchase your ticket

£7

90

£6

60

£5

30

£6

15

£7

7

£8

3

£10

1

£11

Same day

Days before Departure

As you can note in the table above, the cost of the ticket for a coach from Manchester to London is more expensive if you don't book early. Booking your coach early is a great way to make savings as well as avoiding missing the bus because there are no tickets left. It is 59% cheaper to get your bus 1 month in advance (from £5) rather than on the day you're travelling (from £11).

The data are based on the cheapest prices found, when buying early versus on the day on you intend to travel, over the past six months.

Best prices for your coach from Manchester to London

Gopili compares prices to help you find cheap bus tickets from Manchester to London for the coming days. You can also have a look at the prices for the London 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
London
, Victoria Coach Station
£3.83 20/03/2018 09:30 Megabus 6 days ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
London
, Victoria Coach Station
£3.83 20/03/2018 07:20 Megabus 6 days ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
London
, Victoria Coach Station
£4.75 22/03/2018 09:30 Megabus 14 hours ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
London
, Victoria Coach Station
£4.75 21/03/2018 09:30 Megabus 14 hours ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
London
, Victoria Coach Station
£4.75 21/03/2018 07:20 Megabus 14 hours ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
London
, Victoria Coach Station
£5.00 22/03/2018 06:40 Megabus 14 hours ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
London
, Victoria Coach Station
£5.00 21/03/2018 15:40 Megabus 14 hours ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
London
, Victoria Coach Station
£5.00 21/03/2018 17:30 Megabus 14 hours ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
London
, Victoria Coach Station
£5.00 19/03/2018 17:30 Megabus 21 hours ago
Manchester
, Shudehill Interchange, Stand G
London
, Victoria Coach Station
£5.00 17/03/2018 15:40 Megabus 2 days ago

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