|Distance||252 miles (407 km)|
|Coach companies||National Express or Megabus|
Coaches from Aberdeen to Manchester cover the 252 miles (407 km) long journey with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Aberdeen and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
National Express will get you to Manchester from Aberdeen at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times, prices and tickets for your trip.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Manchester from Aberdeen, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
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National Express operates five coaches a day departing Aberdeen for Manchester. The coach leaving in the morning and the two leaving in the early evening operate single-transfer routes to Aberdeen, requiring a transfer in Glasgow. This trip takes about nine hours to complete. The two coaches leaving in the mid-afternoon operate along routes that require two transfers to reach Manchester. In the latter case, the trip takes about 12 hours to complete. The average travel time between Aberdeen and Manchester by coach is about ten hours.
Only National Express operates coaches between Aberdeen and Manchester. Three of the five daily coaches operate routes that require a transfer in Glasgow. The two coaches leaving in the mid-afternoon operate routes that require two transfers - one route transferring in Perth and Edinburgh and the other transferring in Dundee and Glasgow.
The average journey using coaches from Aberdeen to Manchester takes about ten hours to complete. There are no direct journeys. The shortest available journey leaves early each morning, takes about nine hours, and involves one transfer at Glasgow. The mid-afternoon coaches require two transfers each (one route transferring at Perth and Edinburgh, and the other transferring at Dundee and Glasgow), and take about 12 hours to complete the journey to Manchester.
Five coaches depart Aberdeen for Manchester each day. One leaves in the morning, two mid-afternoon, and two in the early evening. The two mid-afternoon coaches are part of routes that require two transfers. The other three coach routes require one transfer each, all at Glasgow.
Departure bus station: All coaches on the Aberdeen-Manchester route depart from the Aberdeen Bus Station in Guild Street, Aberdeen. The bus station is adjacent to Aberdeen's train station and is within walking distance of the harbour. Being in the city centre, the bus station is well-served in terms of amenities and public transport.
Arrival bus station: All coaches arrive at Manchester Coach Station in central Manchester. The station offers an eatery and coffee shop, as well as easy access to public transport. It is within walking distance of numerous hotels.
When taking the coach to Manchester from Aberdeen, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Aberdeen, Guild Street and Aberdeen, International Airport. Your trip can end in coach stations such as Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Aberdeen and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Aberdeen and need to travel around 0 miles (31 m) from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Manchester most often arrive at Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and need to travel around 0.3 miles (489 m) from this coach station to the city centre.
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