The cheapest buses from Manchester to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 28 Sep

Cheapest

£15

Average

£29

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Manchester to Bournemouth will cost around £ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 15.

Cheapest
10:00Manchester, Coach Station9h20 19:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 changes
£151One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:30Manchester, Coach Station9h30 18:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 changes
£191One-way
15:00Manchester, Coach Station8h50 23:50Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 changes
£191One-way
06:45Manchester, Coach Station9h55 16:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 changes
£201One-way
12:15Manchester, Coach Station7h15 19:30Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 changes
£381One-way

Timetable Manchester to Bournemouth

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04:10Manchester, Coach Station8h05 12:15Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
06:45Manchester, Coach Station9h55 16:40Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
08:30Manchester, Coach Station9h30 18:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
10:00Manchester, Coach Station9h20 19:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
12:15Manchester, Coach Station7h15 19:30Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
15:00Manchester, Coach Station8h50 23:50Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes
23:50Manchester, Coach Station10h05 09:55Bournemouth, Coach Station
0 changes

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Tue
28 Sep
£110Avanti West Coast
£15National Express
Wed
29 Sep
£72Avanti West Coast
£15National Express
Thu
30 Sep
£109Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
Fri
1 Oct
£109Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Sat
2 Oct
£77Cross Country
£12National Express
Sun
3 Oct
£77Cross Country
£21National Express
Mon
4 Oct
£110Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Tue
5 Oct
£109Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Wed
6 Oct
£110Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Thu
7 Oct
£110Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Fri
8 Oct
£109Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Sat
9 Oct
£77Cross Country
£12National Express
Sun
10 Oct
£77Cross Country
£16National Express
Mon
11 Oct
£109Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
Tue
12 Oct
£109Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
Wed
13 Oct
£109Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
Thu
14 Oct
£109Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Fri
15 Oct
£109Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
Sat
16 Oct
£77Cross Country
£14National Express
Sun
17 Oct
£77Cross Country
£15National Express

The fastest buses from Manchester to Bournemouth

Showing times and prices for 28 Sep

Fastest Journey

7 h 15 m

Average

9 h

Buses per day

7

Distance

308 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Bournemouth without changing at least once.

Fastest
12:15Manchester, Coach Station7h15 19:30Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 changes
£381One-way
2nd Fastest
04:10Manchester, Coach Station8h05 12:15Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 changes
£501One-way
15:00Manchester, Coach Station8h50 23:50Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 changes
£191One-way
10:00Manchester, Coach Station9h20 19:20Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 changes
£151One-way
08:30Manchester, Coach Station9h30 18:00Bournemouth, Coach Station
1 changes
£191One-way

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Coach Information between Manchester and Bournemouth

distanceDistance190 miles (307 km)
priceAverage coach ticket price£18 (€20)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Manchester to Bournemouth cover the 190 miles (307 km) long trip with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Bournemouth, Coach Station.

Coach companies

National Express coaches from Manchester to Bournemouth

National Express coaches will get you from Manchester to Bournemouth from £12. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

Travel hassle-free from Manchester to Bournemouth on a coach with National Express! Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket types available to help you find the cheapest and fastest trip from Manchester to Bournemouth. National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, offering hundreds of journeys to cities, towns, and major UK airports at an affordable price. You can expect to travel 190 miles (307 km) from Manchester to Bournemouth on the coach and pay as low as £12 for a coach ticket.

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. So, book your cheap National Express coach ticket from Manchester to Bournemouth on Omio today and enjoy your journey!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

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FAQs
How much do cheap coach tickets between Manchester and Bournemouth cost?
You can find a cheap coach from Manchester to Bournemouth for some dates and times for as low as £12  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a coach ticket from Manchester to Bournemouth?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to Bournemouth from Manchester is £18  one way.
How far is it from Manchester to Bournemouth by coach?
The Manchester to Bournemouth coach distance is approximately 190 miles (307 km).
When travelling by coach from Manchester to Bournemouth, which coach station in Manchester do I depart from and which coach station in Bournemouth do I arrive in?

When taking a coach from Manchester, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. When you arrive in Bournemouth, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Bournemouth, Coach Station, Bournemouth, Holdenhurst Road and Bournemouth, Pier.

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Manchester Piccadilly   to Bournemouth, Coach Station.

Where is the departure coach station in Manchester located? Where is the arrival coach station in Bournemouth located?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Manchester.

The most popular arrival coach station, Bournemouth, Coach Station, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Bournemouth.

What coach companies go from Manchester to Bournemouth?
When taking a coach from Manchester to Bournemouth, you can count on National Express 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 is the earliest coach from Manchester to Bournemouth? When is the last coach from Manchester to Bournemouth?
If you prefer early morning coaches from Manchester to Bournemouth, the first coach leaves at 05: 45. If you prefer late night coaches from Manchester to Bournemouth, the last coach of the day leaves at 15: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from Manchester to Bournemouth schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I book a coach ticket between Manchester and Bournemouth to get the best deals?
You can find a coach to Bournemouth from Manchester to cost on average £18 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Manchester to Bournemouth coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.