Aberdeen to Manchester bus

Fri, 31 May
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Cheap coach tickets from Aberdeen to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 31 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Aberdeen to Manchester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
FlixBus
23:0014h50
Aberdeen, Guild Street
13:50Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£341One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
05:3010h00
Aberdeen, Guild Street
15:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£371One-way
1 change
FlixBus
17:009h35
Aberdeen, Guild Street
02:35Manchester
£431One-way
1 change
Megabus
00:208h00
Aberdeen, Guild Street
08:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£431One-way
1 change
Megabus
00:208h45
Aberdeen, Guild Street
09:05Manchester, Airport
£461One-way
1 change

Bus timetableAberdeen to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 31 May
Megabus
00:208h00
Aberdeen, Guild Street
08:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
Megabus
00:208h45
Aberdeen, Guild Street
09:05Manchester, Airport
1 change
Megabus
04:208h45
Aberdeen, Guild Street
13:05Manchester, Airport
1 change
Megabus
04:208h00
Aberdeen, Guild Street
12:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
FlixBus
05:3010h00
Aberdeen, Guild Street
15:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
Megabus
07:209h25
Aberdeen, Guild Street
16:45Manchester, Airport
1 change
Megabus
07:208h40
Aberdeen, Guild Street
16:00Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
Megabus
09:208h10
Aberdeen, Guild Street
17:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
FlixBus
17:009h35
Aberdeen, Guild Street
02:35Manchester
1 change
Megabus
17:209h00
Aberdeen, Guild Street
02:20Manchester, Airport
1 change
Megabus
17:208h20
Aberdeen, Guild Street
01:40Manchester
1 change
FlixBus
23:0014h50
Aberdeen, Guild Street
13:50Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change

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Bus times from Aberdeen to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 31 May

Fastest Journey

8 h

Average

9 h 17 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

407 km

To travel from Aberdeen to Manchester you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Megabus
00:208h00
Aberdeen, Guild Street
08:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£431One-way
1 change
Fastest
Megabus
04:208h00
Aberdeen, Guild Street
12:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£701One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
Megabus
09:208h10
Aberdeen, Guild Street
17:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£581One-way
1 change
Megabus
17:208h20
Aberdeen, Guild Street
01:40Manchester
£731One-way
1 change
Megabus
07:208h40
Aberdeen, Guild Street
16:00Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£581One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Aberdeen to Manchester

distanceDistance252 miles
durationAverage coach duration7 h 20 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£23 (€25)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesMegabus or FlixBus

Coaches from Aberdeen to Manchester cover the 252 miles long trip taking on average 7 h 20 min with our travel partners like Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £13, but the average price of coach tickets is £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Aberdeen, International Airport and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Coach companies: Megabus and FlixBus Aberdeen to Manchester

Find the best coaches from Aberdeen to Manchester with Omio's travel partners Megabus and FlixBus from £13. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Coach information from Aberdeen to Manchester with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: £13
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

Coaches from Aberdeen to Manchester

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.

Which coach companies travel from Aberdeen to Manchester?

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.

How long is the coach trip from Aberdeen to Manchester?

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.

How many coaches are there from Aberdeen 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.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Aberdeen to Manchester?

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.

FAQs: Aberdeen to Manchester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Aberdeen to Manchester with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Aberdeen to Manchester.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Aberdeen to Manchester can start from as little as £13 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Aberdeen to Manchester is £23; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time to Manchester from Aberdeen is on average 7 h 20 min   for the 252 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Aberdeen to Manchester by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Aberdeen to Manchester leaves at 07: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Aberdeen to Manchester leaves at 23: 10.
There is 1 coach a day from Aberdeen to Manchester which require at least one change with Megabus or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the best Aberdeen to Manchester coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Megabus or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Aberdeen to Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Aberdeen, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Aberdeen, International Airport, Aberdeen, Littlejohn Street and Aberdeen, Guild Street. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your journey in coach stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and Manchester, Airport.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Aberdeen, International Airport, which is located around 6.9 miles (11.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Manchester, Coach Station, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from Aberdeen to Manchester is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Manchester from Aberdeen including taking a train, coach or flight.
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