Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Megabus
07:005h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£181One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
National Express
09:556h35
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:30Manchester, Coach Station
£191One-way
0 changes
Megabus
07:006h05
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:05Manchester, Airport
£261One-way
0 changes
National Express
10:457h25
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
18:10Manchester, Coach Station
£411One-way
1 change
Megabus
11:455h45
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
17:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£431One-way
1 change

Bus timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
Megabus
07:006h05
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:05Manchester, Airport
0 changes
Megabus
07:005h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
National Express
09:556h35
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:30Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
10:457h25
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
18:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
11:455h45
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
17:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
Megabus
19:456h35
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
02:20Manchester, Airport
1 change
Megabus
19:455h55
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:40Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
1 change

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Bus times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 20 m

Average

6 h 14 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

282 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
07:005h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£181One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Megabus
11:455h45
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
17:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£431One-way
1 change
Megabus
19:455h55
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:40Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£471One-way
1 change
Megabus
07:006h05
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:05Manchester, Airport
£261One-way
0 changes
Megabus
19:456h35
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
02:20Manchester, Airport
£491One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

distanceDistance174 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£18 (€21)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express, TransPennine Express, FlixBus or Bus

Coaches from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) cover the 174 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 10 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express, TransPennine Express, FlixBus or Bus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £18.

Coach companies: Megabus, National Express and TransPennine Express Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

For as little as £11 you can travel by coach to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with Megabus, National Express and TransPennine Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) coach information with TransPennine Express:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 14 min
  • Cheapest Price: £39

FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 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 Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN).
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is £18; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) coach travel time is 5 h 10 min   for the 174 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 07: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 21: 10.
There is 1 coach a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) which require at least one change with Megabus, National Express, TransPennine Express, FlixBus or Bus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
When taking a coach from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN), you can count on Megabus, National Express, TransPennine Express, FlixBus or Bus for the best way to get you to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN). You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
The cheapest month for a coach from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is May.
You have options as you can travel between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (727 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

Trains arriving to Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (766 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Manchester Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

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