The cheapest buses from Bath to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Cheapest

£18

Average

£21

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Bath to Manchester will cost around £ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.

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15:10Bristol, City Centre3h55 19:05Manchester, Airport
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£181One-way
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15:10Bristol, City Centre4h25 19:35Manchester
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£181One-way
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08:50Bristol, City Centre4h35 13:25Manchester
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£181One-way
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10:20Bristol, City Centre4h30 14:50Manchester
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£181One-way
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18:20Bristol, City Centre4h20 22:40Manchester
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£181One-way

Timetable Bath to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thu, 23 Sep
03:30Bath, Dorchester Street10h40 14:10Manchester, Coach Station
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06:30Bath, Dorchester Street9h00 15:30Manchester, Coach Station
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07:00Bristol, City Centre4h20 11:20Manchester
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08:15Bath, Dorchester Street8h55 17:10Manchester, Coach Station
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08:50Bristol, City Centre4h35 13:25Manchester
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08:50Bristol, City Centre4h05 12:55Manchester, Airport
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09:30Bath, Dorchester Street9h10 18:40Manchester, Coach Station
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10:20Bristol, City Centre4h30 14:50Manchester
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12:15Bath, Dorchester Street9h30 21:45Manchester, Coach Station
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13:30Bristol, City Centre4h10 17:40Manchester
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15:10Bristol, City Centre3h55 19:05Manchester, Airport
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15:10Bristol, City Centre4h25 19:35Manchester
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18:20Bristol, City Centre4h20 22:40Manchester
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18:20Bristol, City Centre3h50 22:10Manchester, Airport
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19:00Bath, Dorchester Street6h15 01:15Manchester, Coach Station
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19:45Bath, Dorchester Street10h10 05:55Manchester, Coach Station
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23 Sep
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24 Sep
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25 Sep
£108Cross Country
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26 Sep
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27 Sep
£52Great Western Railway
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Wed
29 Sep
£44Cross Country
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30 Sep
£45Cross Country
£12Megabus
£104Loganair
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1 Oct
£52Cross Country
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2 Oct
£52Cross Country
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3 Oct
£107Cross Country
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£52Cross Country
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The fastest buses from Bath to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Fastest Journey

3 h 50 m

Average

6 h 21 m

Buses per day

16

Distance

234 km

Of the 16 buses that leave Bath for Manchester every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 234 km distance in an average of 6 h 21 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 10 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
18:20Bristol, City Centre3h50 22:10Manchester, Airport
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£181One-way
2nd Fastest
15:10Bristol, City Centre3h55 19:05Manchester, Airport
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£181One-way
08:50Bristol, City Centre4h05 12:55Manchester, Airport
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£211One-way
13:30Bristol, City Centre4h10 17:40Manchester
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£181One-way
18:20Bristol, City Centre4h20 22:40Manchester
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£181One-way

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Coach Information from Bath to Manchester

distanceDistance144 miles (233 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€17)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Bath to Manchester cover the 144 miles (233 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £15, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Bath Spa and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

Coach companies

Coach between Bath and Manchester with National Express

You can travel by coach between Bath and Manchester with National Express for as low as £11. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable coach ride from Bath to Manchester with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance coach operator. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.

Omio shows you the National Express coach timetable for the Bath to Manchester route, so you can select the best times for your upcoming route. You can take a coach with National Express for the 144 miles (233 km) journey between Bath and Manchester with prices starting as low as £11. Select from three different ticket options: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap coach between Bath and Manchester on Omio today!

When you buy your National Express coach tickets between Bath and Manchester don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

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FAQs
How much do cheap coach tickets to Manchester from Bath cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Bath and Manchester for the next 7 days starting from £11  one way.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Bath to Manchester on average?
The Bath to Manchester coach ticket price is on average £15  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance by coach from Bath to Manchester?
You should expect to travel around 144 miles (233 km)  to Manchester from Bath by coach.
What is the average Bath to Manchester coach duration?
While the time it takes to travel 144 miles (233 km) to Manchester from Bath can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Bath to Manchester is on average 4 h 25 min.
Which coach station in Bath goes to Manchester? Which coach station do I come into Manchester from Bath?

Some of the Bath coach stations to Manchester you can start your journey from include Bath, Westgate Buildings, Bath, Dorchester Street and Bath, James Street West. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Manchester include Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bath Spa   and arriving in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

Where do I find the Bath coach station to Manchester? Where is the Manchester coach station?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Bath Spa, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Bath.

The most popular arrival coach station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Manchester.

What coach companies offer a service to Manchester from Bath?
When taking a coach from Bath to Manchester, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Manchester. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Bath and Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
When can I take the first coach from Bath to Manchester? When can I take the last coach for the day?
The earliest coach departing from Bath to Manchester leaves at 05: 00. The last coach departing from Bath to Manchester leaves at 15: 00. You can find the latest Bath to Manchester coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy coach tickets between Bath and Manchester to score the best deals?
If you buy a coach ticket to Manchester from Bath within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £15 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Manchester from Bath are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bath
Manchester
Bath Spa
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Bath Spa Train Station
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