Coventry to Manchester bus

Wed, 17 Jul
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Cheap coach tickets from Coventry to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 17 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Megabus
12:003h10
Coventry
15:10Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£161One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
08:508h30
Coventry
17:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£171One-way
1 change
National Express
14:504h45
Coventry
19:35Manchester, Coach Station
£181One-way
1 change
National Express
17:503h50
Coventry
21:40Manchester, Coach Station
£181One-way
1 change
National Express
15:554h35
Coventry
20:30Manchester, Coach Station
£181One-way
1 change

Bus timetableCoventry to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 July
National Express
01:553h50
Coventry
05:45Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
01:554h05
Coventry
06:00Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
02:053h55
Coventry
06:00Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
04:205h50
Coventry
10:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
04:205h50
Coventry
10:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
07:155h00
Coventry
12:15Manchester, Coach Station
2 changes
National Express
08:203h55
Coventry
12:15Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
FlixBus
08:508h30
Coventry
17:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
National Express
09:404h40
Coventry
14:20Manchester, Coach Station
2 changes
National Express
10:353h45
Coventry
14:20Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
11:004h55
Coventry
15:55Manchester, Coach Station
2 changes
National Express
11:206h20
Coventry
17:40Manchester, Coach Station
2 changes
Megabus
12:002h30
Coventry
14:30Manchester, Airport
0 changes
Megabus
12:003h10
Coventry
15:10Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
National Express
12:053h50
Coventry
15:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
12:305h10
Coventry
17:40Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
12:406h00
Coventry
18:40Manchester, Coach Station
2 changes
National Express
13:405h55
Coventry
19:35Manchester, Coach Station
2 changes
National Express
13:504h50
Coventry
18:40Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
14:504h45
Coventry
19:35Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
15:005h30
Coventry
20:30Manchester, Coach Station
2 changes
National Express
15:554h35
Coventry
20:30Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
16:405h00
Coventry
21:40Manchester, Coach Station
2 changes
National Express
17:503h50
Coventry
21:40Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
19:555h20
Coventry
01:15Manchester, Coach Station
2 changes
National Express
20:454h30
Coventry
01:15Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
22:407h20
Coventry
06:00Manchester, Coach Station
1 change

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Bus times from Coventry to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 17 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

4 h 55 m

Buses per day

27

Distance

129 km

Of the 27 buses that leave Coventry for Manchester every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
12:002h30
Coventry
14:30Manchester, Airport
£221One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Megabus
12:003h10
Coventry
15:10Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£161One-way
0 changes
National Express
10:353h45
Coventry
14:20Manchester, Coach Station
£211One-way
1 change
National Express
01:553h50
Coventry
05:45Manchester, Coach Station
£311One-way
1 change
National Express
12:053h50
Coventry
15:55Manchester, Coach Station
£191One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Coventry to Manchester

distanceDistance79 miles
durationAverage coach duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyCoach frequency4 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 4 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Coaches from Coventry to Manchester cover the 79 miles long route taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 4 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £7, but the average price of coach tickets is £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Coventry, University of Warwick (Interchange Stop) and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus Coventry to Manchester

Travel from Coventry to Manchester from £7 with Omio’s coach partners National Express, Megabus and FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Coventry - Manchester coach: 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, should you need to.

National Express from Coventry to Manchester coach information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: £14

Coaches from Coventry to Manchester

On any given day, passengers can expect to find seven direct departures between Coventry and Manchester. Journey times vary slightly, but any direct route should allow passengers to arrive in under four hours. Indirect services involving one change at Birmingham are also available. The fastest of these takes as little as three hours 45 minutes. Whether travelling direct or indirect, passengers can expect a range of departures offered by National Express.

Which coach companies travel from Coventry to Manchester?

All services between Coventry and Manchester are offered by National Express. With regular departures and a large fleet of coaches, National Express offers comprehensive services around the country. Whilst onboard, passengers can enjoy comfortable seating, air conditioning, WiFi and power sockets for smartphones and laptops. Luggage space is available overhead for smaller items, or within the hold. Passengers may bring two 20 kg cases each.

How long is the coach from Coventry to Manchester?

Journey times vary throughout the day, so it is important for passengers to ensure they have the best route when booking. The shortest direct journey takes three hours 15 minutes with the longest journey taking three hours 45 minutes. Indirect routes can take significantly longer depending on the wait time at Birmingham Coach Station.

How many coaches are there from Coventry to Manchester?

Passengers can expect seven direct departures from Coventry to Manchester every day of the week. A further four indirect services are also available, involving a change in Birmingham. Departure times are spread throughout the day, including some early morning departures for arrival in Manchester before 7:00 a.m.

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

Departure coach station: Coaches from Coventry to Manchester depart from Coventry Coach Station, otherwise called Pool Meadow Bus Station. Just half a mile from Coventry train station, the coach station has 19 bays and is readily serviced by many bus routes including 8, 8A, 9, 9A, 11, 11U & 12X. Station facilities include car parking, shops and restrooms.

Arrival coach station: All passengers will alight at Manchester Coach Station. Manchester Piccadilly, the busiest train station in Manchester, is less than half a mile away, offering excellent connections to the rest of the country or the city. Centrally located, the Coach Station has excellent links to buses and trams for onward travel. Passengers can also choose to walk into the historic Northern Quarter.

FAQs: Coventry to Manchester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Coventry 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 Coventry to Manchester.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Coventry to Manchester can start from as little as £7 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Coventry to Manchester is £16; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Coventry to Manchester coach time is 2 h 30 min   covering the 79 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Coventry to Manchester leaves at 07: 50. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Coventry to Manchester leaves at 23: 00.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Coventry to Manchester without having to change trains with Megabus. There are 4 direct coaches from Coventry to Manchester each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the trip from Coventry to Manchester you can take a coach with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Coventry to Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Coventry, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Coventry, University of Warwick (Interchange Stop), Coventry, Pool Meadow Bus Station and Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1). 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 Coventry, University of Warwick (Interchange Stop), which is located around 4.5 miles (7.2 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.

A trip to Manchester from Coventry is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Coventry to Manchester is May.
You have options as you can travel from Coventry to Manchester 2 different ways: train or coach.

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