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Cheap coach tickets from Leeds to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 14 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
National Express
23:151h35
Leeds, Coach Station
00:50Manchester, Coach Station
£71One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
National Express
20:301h40
Leeds, Coach Station
22:10Manchester, Coach Station
£71One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
11:001h30
Leeds
12:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£71One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
19:001h20
Leeds
20:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£71One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
10:401h20
Leeds
12:00Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£71One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableLeeds to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 July
Megabus
02:002h05
Leeds
04:05Manchester, Airport
0 changes
Megabus
02:001h20
Leeds
03:20Manchester
0 changes
Megabus
04:402h15
Leeds
06:55Manchester, Airport
0 changes
Megabus
04:401h30
Leeds
06:10Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
Megabus
05:501h30
Leeds
07:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
National Express
06:451h40
Leeds, Coach Station
08:25Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
08:251h10
Leeds, Coach Station
09:35Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
09:002h15
Leeds
11:15Manchester, Airport
0 changes
Megabus
09:001h30
Leeds
10:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
Megabus
09:253h05
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
12:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
Megabus
09:253h50
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
13:15Manchester, Airport
1 change
National Express
09:301h40
Leeds, Coach Station
11:10Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
10:101h40
Leeds, Coach Station
11:50Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
FlixBus
10:151h10
Leeds
11:25Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
Megabus
10:402h05
Leeds
12:45Manchester, Airport
0 changes
Megabus
10:401h20
Leeds
12:00Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
Megabus
11:001h30
Leeds
12:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
Megabus
11:002h15
Leeds
13:15Manchester, Airport
0 changes
National Express
11:151h10
Leeds, Coach Station
12:25Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
11:552h35
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
14:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
Megabus
11:553h20
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
15:15Manchester, Airport
1 change
National Express
12:151h40
Leeds, Coach Station
13:55Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
13:001h30
Leeds
14:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
Megabus
13:002h15
Leeds
15:15Manchester, Airport
0 changes
Megabus
13:253h25
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
16:50Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
Megabus
13:254h10
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
17:35Manchester, Airport
1 change
National Express
14:001h10
Leeds, Coach Station
15:10Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
FlixBus
14:301h10
Leeds
15:40Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
Megabus
15:202h15
Leeds
17:35Manchester, Airport
0 changes
Megabus
15:201h30
Leeds
16:50Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
FlixBus
16:101h10
Leeds
17:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
National Express
16:451h10
Leeds, Coach Station
17:55Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
17:451h40
Leeds, Coach Station
19:25Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
19:001h20
Leeds
20:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
Megabus
19:002h05
Leeds
21:05Manchester, Airport
0 changes
National Express
19:301h10
Leeds, Coach Station
20:40Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
FlixBus
20:001h10
Leeds
21:10Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
National Express
20:201h10
Leeds, Coach Station
21:30Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
20:301h40
Leeds, Coach Station
22:10Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
22:151h10
Leeds, Coach Station
23:25Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
23:151h35
Leeds, Coach Station
00:50Manchester, Coach Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Leeds to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 14 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 10 m

Average

1 h 50 m

Buses per day

41

Distance

57 km

Of the 41 buses that leave Leeds for Manchester every day 35 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
FlixBus
16:101h10
Leeds
17:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£91One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
14:001h10
Leeds, Coach Station
15:10Manchester, Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
20:201h10
Leeds, Coach Station
21:30Manchester, Coach Station
£121One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
08:251h10
Leeds, Coach Station
09:35Manchester, Coach Station
£151One-way
0 changes
Fastest
FlixBus
14:301h10
Leeds
15:40Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£91One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Leeds to Manchester

distanceDistance35 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£9 (€10)
frequencyCoach frequency22 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 22 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express

Coaches from Leeds to Manchester cover the 35 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 22 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £2, but the average price of coach tickets is £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds, Coach Station and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

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

Travel from Leeds to Manchester from £2 with Omio’s coach partners Megabus, National Express and FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

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.

Leeds to Manchester coach information with TransPennine Express:

  • Average Duration: 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: £13

Buses from Leeds to Manchester

All bus services from Leeds to Manchester are provided by National Express. The first bus of the day leaves at just after 06:30 a.m.. The buses do not leave at regular intervals, but may leave at 5 or 15 minutes past the hour, or on the hour. The last service leaves at around 02:15 a.m.. All services run direct with no changes. Journey times may vary depending on the time of day and traffic, but usually last between 1-2 hours.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Leeds to Manchester?

Departure Station: Buses to Manchester depart from Leeds coach station, on Boar street. The station is located about one minute away from the train station, and is close to the main shopping area and local bus stops.

Arrival Station: Buses from Leeds arrive at Manchester's coach station on Sackville street. The station is around a three minute walk from the city's main train station, Manchester Piccadilly, and is easily accessible from the city centre.

FAQs: Leeds to Manchester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Leeds 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 Leeds to Manchester.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Leeds to Manchester can start from as little as £2 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Leeds to Manchester is £9; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time between Leeds and Manchester is on average 1 h 10 min   for the 35 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Leeds and Manchester by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Leeds to Manchester leaves at 08: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Leeds to Manchester leaves at 23: 15.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Leeds to Manchester without having to change trains with Megabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express. There are 22 direct coaches from Leeds to Manchester each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Leeds to Manchester coach with Megabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip to Manchester from Leeds as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Leeds, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Leeds, Coach Station, Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport and Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your trip in coach stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and Manchester, Airport.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Leeds, Coach Station, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 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 day trip to Manchester from Leeds is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Leeds to Manchester by coach is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Leeds and Manchester including taking a train or coach.

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