Manchester to Bournemouth bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
National Express
17:309h35
Manchester, Coach Station
03:05Bournemouth, Coach Station
£371One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
National Express
13:308h20
Manchester, Coach Station
21:50Bournemouth, Coach Station
£401One-way
1 change
National Express
16:309h20
Manchester, Coach Station
01:50Bournemouth, Coach Station
£441One-way
1 change
National Express
06:009h15
Manchester, Coach Station
15:15Bournemouth, Coach Station
£441One-way
1 change
National Express
14:009h20
Manchester, Coach Station
23:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
£441One-way
1 change

Bus timetableManchester to Bournemouth

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
National Express
05:008h40
Manchester, Coach Station
13:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
06:009h15
Manchester, Coach Station
15:15Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
07:009h05
Manchester, Coach Station
16:05Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
08:009h00
Manchester, Coach Station
17:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
09:008h55
Manchester, Coach Station
17:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
09:458h40
Manchester, Coach Station
18:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
10:008h40
Manchester, Coach Station
18:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
10:309h10
Manchester, Coach Station
19:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
11:159h10
Manchester, Coach Station
20:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
12:158h50
Manchester, Coach Station
21:05Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
13:008h45
Manchester, Coach Station
21:45Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
13:308h20
Manchester, Coach Station
21:50Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
14:009h20
Manchester, Coach Station
23:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
15:009h20
Manchester, Coach Station
00:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
16:309h20
Manchester, Coach Station
01:50Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
17:309h35
Manchester, Coach Station
03:05Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
23:4010h55
Manchester, Coach Station
10:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
23:4010h55
Manchester, Coach Station
10:35Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 change

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Bus times from Manchester to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

8 h 20 m

Average

9 h 13 m

Buses per day

18

Distance

308 km

To travel from Manchester to Bournemouth you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
National Express
13:308h20
Manchester, Coach Station
21:50Bournemouth, Coach Station
£401One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
National Express
09:458h40
Manchester, Coach Station
18:25Bournemouth, Coach Station
£631One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
National Express
05:008h40
Manchester, Coach Station
13:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
£491One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
National Express
10:008h40
Manchester, Coach Station
18:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
£521One-way
1 change
National Express
13:008h45
Manchester, Coach Station
21:45Bournemouth, Coach Station
£531One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Bournemouth

distanceDistance190 miles
durationAverage coach duration9 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£30 (€33)
frequencyCoach frequency2 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Manchester to Bournemouth cover the 190 miles long journey taking on average 9 h with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there are 2 coaches operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £30, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Bournemouth, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express and Megabus Manchester to Bournemouth

Buy your official National Express and Megabus coach tickets to Bournemouth from Manchester from £13 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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 Manchester - Bournemouth 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 Manchester to Bournemouth coach information:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 35 min
  • Cheapest Price: £22
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Manchester to Bournemouth coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Manchester to Bournemouth 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 Manchester to Bournemouth.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Bournemouth can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Manchester to Bournemouth is £30; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester to Bournemouth coach time is 9 h   covering the 190 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Manchester to Bournemouth leaves at 05: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Manchester to Bournemouth leaves at 23: 40.
There are 2 coaches a day from Manchester to Bournemouth which require at least one change with National Express or Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
When taking a coach from Manchester to Bournemouth, you can count on National Express or Megabus for the best way to get you to Bournemouth. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Bournemouth from Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Manchester, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and Manchester, Airport. When arriving in Bournemouth, you can end your route in coach stations like Bournemouth, Coach Station, Bournemouth, Airport and Bournemouth, Holdenhurst Road.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Manchester, Coach Station, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Bournemouth, Coach Station, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Bournemouth by coach is October.
You have options as you can travel to Bournemouth from Manchester 2 different ways: coach or train.
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