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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Bournemouth

distanceDistance190 miles (307 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€18)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Manchester to Bournemouth cover the 190 miles (307 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £16, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Bournemouth, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express Manchester to Bournemouth

National Express coaches will get you from Manchester to Bournemouth from £14. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

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.

  • Average Price: £14

Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets to Bournemouth from Manchester due to the coronavirus:

  • 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.

Travel Tips: Coach to Bournemouth from Manchester

Take the bus to Bournemouth easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Bournemouth.

How much do cheap coach tickets to Bournemouth from Manchester cost?

You can find a cheap coach from Manchester to Bournemouth for some dates and times for as low as £14  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a coach from Manchester to Bournemouth?

If you are looking to purchase your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to Bournemouth coach to cost on average £16  one way.

What is the distance between Manchester and Bournemouth by coach?

The coach distance from Manchester to Bournemouth is around 190 miles (307 km).

What is the average Manchester to Bournemouth coach duration?

The Manchester to Bournemouth coach duration is on average 8 h 30 min, which is to be expected when travelling 190 miles (307 km) between Manchester and Bournemouth. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Which coach station in Manchester goes to Bournemouth? Which coach station do I come into Bournemouth from Manchester?

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

Omio customers book a coach from Manchester Piccadilly   to Bournemouth, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.4 miles (587 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Bournemouth, Coach Station, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

What coach companies go from Manchester to Bournemouth?

For the best Manchester to Bournemouth coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Bournemouth from Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.

When is the earliest coach from Manchester to Bournemouth? When is the last coach from Manchester to Bournemouth?

The earliest coach departing from Manchester to Bournemouth leaves at 06: 45. The last coach departing from Manchester to Bournemouth leaves at 15: 00. You can find the latest Manchester to Bournemouth coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I purchase Manchester to Bournemouth coach tickets to get the best deals?

If you book Manchester to Bournemouth coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £16. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches from Manchester to Bournemouth. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.