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Cheap coach tickets from Bournemouth to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 15 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
National Express
15:308h50
Bournemouth, Coach Station
00:20Manchester, Coach Station
£341One-way
1 change
Cheapest
National Express
18:157h55
Bournemouth, Coach Station
02:10Manchester, Coach Station
£341One-way
1 change
Cheapest
National Express
16:008h50
Bournemouth, Coach Station
00:50Manchester, Coach Station
£341One-way
1 change
Cheapest
National Express
07:458h10
Bournemouth, Coach Station
15:55Manchester, Coach Station
£341One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
National Express
15:007h25
Bournemouth, Coach Station
22:25Manchester, Coach Station
£351One-way
1 change

Bus timetableBournemouth to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Monday, 15 April
National Express
02:359h45
Bournemouth, Coach Station
12:20Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
05:009h05
Bournemouth, Coach Station
14:05Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
05:409h40
Bournemouth, Coach Station
15:20Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
07:458h10
Bournemouth, Coach Station
15:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
08:009h30
Bournemouth, Coach Station
17:30Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
09:408h50
Bournemouth, Coach Station
18:30Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
11:108h15
Bournemouth, Coach Station
19:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
11:158h55
Bournemouth, Coach Station
20:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
12:009h45
Bournemouth, Coach Station
21:45Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
13:009h20
Bournemouth, Coach Station
22:20Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
15:007h25
Bournemouth, Coach Station
22:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
15:308h50
Bournemouth, Coach Station
00:20Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
16:008h50
Bournemouth, Coach Station
00:50Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
18:157h55
Bournemouth, Coach Station
02:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
20:309h10
Bournemouth, Coach Station
05:40Manchester, Coach Station
1 change

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Bus times from Bournemouth to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 15 Apr

Fastest Journey

7 h 25 m

Average

8 h 53 m

Buses per day

15

Distance

308 km

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

Fastest
National Express
15:007h25
Bournemouth, Coach Station
22:25Manchester, Coach Station
£351One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
National Express
18:157h55
Bournemouth, Coach Station
02:10Manchester, Coach Station
£341One-way
1 change
National Express
07:458h10
Bournemouth, Coach Station
15:55Manchester, Coach Station
£341One-way
1 change
National Express
11:108h15
Bournemouth, Coach Station
19:25Manchester, Coach Station
£371One-way
1 change
National Express
09:408h50
Bournemouth, Coach Station
18:30Manchester, Coach Station
£371One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Bournemouth to Manchester

distanceDistance190 miles
durationAverage coach duration7 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£30 (€34)
frequencyCoach frequency4 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Bournemouth to Manchester cover the 190 miles long route taking on average 7 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there are 4 coaches operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £30, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Bournemouth, Coach Station and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express and Megabus Bournemouth to Manchester

Travel between Bournemouth and Manchester from £14 with Omio’s coach partners National Express and Megabus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

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 Bournemouth, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Bournemouth to Manchester coach information:

  • Average Duration: 14 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: £31
  • National Express frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Bournemouth to Manchester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth to Manchester.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Bournemouth to Manchester can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Bournemouth to Manchester is £30; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bournemouth to Manchester coach time is 7 h 10 min   covering the 190 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Bournemouth to Manchester leaves at 05: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Bournemouth to Manchester leaves at 21: 30.
There are 4 coaches a day from Bournemouth to Manchester which require at least one change with National Express or Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
Take the Bournemouth to Manchester coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between Bournemouth and Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Bournemouth, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Bournemouth, Coach Station, Bournemouth, Airport and Bournemouth, Holdenhurst Road. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your trip in coach stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and Manchester, Airport.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Bournemouth, Coach Station, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 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 to travel from Bournemouth to Manchester by coach is September.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Manchester from Bournemouth including taking a coach or train.
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