Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) bus

Thu, 30 May
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Cheap coach tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

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

Megabus
21:453h55
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:40Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£111One-way
0 changes
Megabus
11:005h00
Glasgow Central (GLC)
16:00Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£131One-way
0 changes
Megabus
22:003h55
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:55Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£231One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableGlasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

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Megabus
22:003h55
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:55Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes
Megabus
21:453h55
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:40Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes
Megabus
11:005h00
Glasgow Central (GLC)
16:00Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes

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Bus times from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 55 m

Average

4 h 16 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

295 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Glasgow Central (GLC) 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.

Megabus
22:003h55
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:55Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£231One-way
0 changes
Megabus
21:453h55
Glasgow Central (GLC)
01:40Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£111One-way
0 changes
Megabus
11:005h00
Glasgow Central (GLC)
16:00Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£131One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

distanceDistance183 miles
durationAverage coach duration3 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€16)
frequencyCoach frequency7 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 7 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express, FlixBus, Bus or Virgin Trains

Coaches from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) cover the 183 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express, FlixBus, Bus or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 7 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £4, but the average price of coach tickets is £15.

Coach companies: Megabus, National Express and FlixBus Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Find the best coaches between Glasgow Central (GLC) and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) with Omio's travel partners Megabus, National Express and FlixBus from £10. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) coach information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £35
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Glasgow Central (GLC) 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 Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN).
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is £15; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) coach time is 3 h 55 min   covering the 183 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 07: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 22: 50.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) without having to change trains with Megabus or FlixBus. There are 7 direct coaches from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) coach with Megabus, National Express, FlixBus, Bus or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) from Glasgow Central (GLC) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
A trip to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) from Glasgow Central (GLC) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is May.
You have options as you can travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Glasgow Central

Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Glasgow International Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take the 500 Airport Express shuttle bus, running every 10 minutes directly to the airport. The journey lasts about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There is an ATM machine located on the concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are available outside opposite the Gordon Street exit | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Gordon Street.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage storage facilities are located near Platform 1 operated by Excess Baggage Co.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Krispy Kreme | Gordon St Coffee | Starbucks | Upper Crust | The Beer House | Patisserie Valerie | Alston Bar & Beef
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
There is a customer service center in the station located next to the ticket office.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station via elevators and ramps for train access. There are also escalators.

Trains arriving to Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (767 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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