Bradford to Manchester coach

Cheap bus tickets from Bradford to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug

Cheapest

£5

Average

£9

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.

Flixbus
05:40Bradford1h05 06:45Manchester
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£51One-way
Northern Rail
18:42Bradford1h56 20:38Manchester
0 changes
£81One-way
National Express
17:00Bradford1h05 18:05Manchester
0 changes
£101One-way
National Express
21:00Bradford1h00 22:00Manchester
0 changes
£131One-way

Bus Timetable Bradford to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 August
Flixbus
05:40Bradford1h05 06:45Manchester
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National Express
17:00Bradford1h05 18:05Manchester
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Northern Rail
18:42Bradford1h56 20:38Manchester
0 changes
National Express
21:00Bradford1h00 22:00Manchester
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Bus times from Bradford to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h

Average

1 h 16 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

47 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Bradford for Manchester every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
21:00Bradford1h00 22:00Manchester
0 changes
£131One-way
Flixbus
05:40Bradford1h05 06:45Manchester
0 changes
£51One-way
National Express
17:00Bradford1h05 18:05Manchester
0 changes
£101One-way
Northern Rail
18:42Bradford1h56 20:38Manchester
0 changes
£81One-way

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Overview: Coach from Bradford to Manchester

distanceDistance29 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£5 (€6)
frequencyCoach frequency8 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 8 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Bradford to Manchester cover the 29 miles long journey taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 8 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £5, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Bradford Interchange and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express Bradford to Manchester

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National Express

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

Bradford to Manchester coach information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 6 min
  • Average Price: £5
  • National Express frequency: 7 a day

Buses from Bradford to Manchester

Buses from Bradford to Manchester run 24 hours per day with National Express, with at least one running every two-three hours, with approximately 13 direct services per day. Journey time between these two cities is just 1 hour via National Express coach. Services depart from Bradford Interchange, the city's main rail, bus and coach hub and run directly to Manchester without any stops. Coaches then arrive at Manchester Coach Station which is situated to the southwest of the city centre near Chinatown, a 5 minute walk to the most central point of the city and a 5 minute walk to Manchester Piccadilly Railway Station.

Travel Tips: Coach to Manchester from Bradford

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FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach to Manchester from Bradford for as little as £5  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bradford to Manchester coach to cost on average £5  one way.
You should expect to travel around 29 miles  from Bradford to Manchester by coach.
On average the coach from Bradford to Manchester duration is 1 h  for the 29 miles long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When taking a coach from Bradford, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Bradford, Interchange Station, Bradford, William Street and Bradford, Bridge Street (stop S15). When you arrive in Manchester, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium.

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Bradford Interchange   to Manchester, Coach Station.

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Bradford Interchange, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the city centre of Bradford. The most popular arrival coach station in Manchester, called Manchester, Coach Station, is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from its city centre.

Take the Bradford to Manchester coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey between Bradford and Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 8 direct coaches per day between Bradford and Manchester, and you can find a direct coach for this journey with National Express  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
On average, there are 8 coaches a day from Bradford to Manchester. The coach times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest coach for this journey departs from Bradford at 05: 40. The last coach leaves from Bradford at 21: 00. Check Omio for the latest coach timetable from Bradford to Manchester and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way coach ticket from Bradford to Manchester is on average £5 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this route. In general, you can find coach tickets between Bradford and Manchester available a few months in advance.

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