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Overview: Coach from Carlisle to Manchester

distanceDistance101 miles (163 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£23 (€26)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Carlisle to Manchester cover the 101 miles (163 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £23, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Carlisle and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

Coach companies: National Express Carlisle to Manchester

National Express coaches will get you from Carlisle to Manchester from £18. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

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

  • Average Price: £18

When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from Carlisle to Manchester, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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.

Travel Tips: Coach to Manchester from Carlisle

Take the bus to Manchester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Carlisle to Manchester.

What is the price of the cheapest coach between Carlisle and Manchester?

Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets from Carlisle to Manchester for as low as £18  for the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a coach from Carlisle to Manchester?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to Manchester from Carlisle is £23  one way.

How many miles is it from Carlisle to Manchester by coach?

The coach distance from Carlisle to Manchester is around 101 miles (163 km).

How many hours does it take from Carlisle to Manchester by coach?

While the time it takes to travel 101 miles (163 km) between Carlisle and Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Carlisle to Manchester is on average 3 h 10 min.

When travelling by coach from Carlisle to Manchester, which coach station in Carlisle do I depart from and which coach station in Manchester do I arrive in?

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

Where is the Carlisle coach station located? Where is the Manchester coach station located?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Carlisle, is located 0.3 miles (544 m) from the city centre of Carlisle.

The most popular arrival coach station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, is located 0.3 miles (489 m) away from the city centre of Manchester.

What coach companies go from Carlisle to Manchester?

Take the Carlisle to Manchester coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip between Carlisle and Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When is the earliest coach from Carlisle to Manchester? When is the last coach from Carlisle to Manchester?

The earliest coach for this route departs from Carlisle at 11: 45. The last coach leaves from Carlisle at 11: 45. Check Omio for the latest coach timetable from Carlisle to Manchester and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket from Carlisle to Manchester to get the best deals?

If you book a coach ticket from Carlisle to Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £23 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Manchester from Carlisle are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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