The cheapest buses from Manchester to Burnley

Showing times and prices for 24 Oct

Cheapest

£8

Average

£8

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 Burnley will cost around £ 8 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 8.

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19:00Manchester, Coach Station1h06 20:06Burnley
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£81One-way
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13:00Manchester, Coach Station1h15 14:15Burnley
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£81One-way
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14:30Manchester, Coach Station1h15 15:45Burnley
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£81One-way
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12:00Manchester, Coach Station1h15 13:15Burnley
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£81One-way
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16:30Manchester, Coach Station1h15 17:45Burnley
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£81One-way

Timetable Manchester to Burnley

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08:10Manchester, Coach Station1h06 09:16Burnley
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09:05Manchester, Coach Station1h11 10:16Burnley
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10:05Manchester, Coach Station1h11 11:16Burnley
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10:35Manchester, Coach Station1h11 11:46Burnley
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11:05Manchester, Coach Station1h11 12:16Burnley
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11:35Manchester, Coach Station1h11 12:46Burnley
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12:00Manchester, Coach Station1h15 13:15Burnley
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12:30Manchester, Coach Station1h15 13:45Burnley
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13:00Manchester, Coach Station1h15 14:15Burnley
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13:30Manchester, Coach Station1h15 14:45Burnley
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14:00Manchester, Coach Station1h15 15:15Burnley
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14:30Manchester, Coach Station1h15 15:45Burnley
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15:00Manchester, Coach Station1h15 16:15Burnley
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15:30Manchester, Coach Station1h15 16:45Burnley
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16:00Manchester, Coach Station1h15 17:15Burnley
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16:30Manchester, Coach Station1h15 17:45Burnley
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17:00Manchester, Coach Station1h15 18:15Burnley
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17:30Manchester, Coach Station1h15 18:45Burnley
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18:00Manchester, Coach Station1h15 19:15Burnley
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19:00Manchester, Coach Station1h06 20:06Burnley
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20:00Manchester, Coach Station1h06 21:06Burnley
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21:00Manchester, Coach Station1h06 22:06Burnley
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22:00Manchester, Coach Station1h06 23:06Burnley
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Sat
23 Oct
£21Northern Rail
£8National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£21Northern Rail
£8National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£13Northern Rail
£8National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£13Northern Rail
£8National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£17Northern Rail
£8National Express

The fastest buses from Manchester to Burnley

Showing times and prices for 24 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 6 m

Average

1 h 12 m

Buses per day

23

Distance

35 km

Of the 23 buses that leave Manchester for Burnley every day 23 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 35 km distance in an average of 1 h 12 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 6 m .

The slowest buses will take 1 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
19:00Manchester, Coach Station1h06 20:06Burnley
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£81One-way
Fastest
08:10Manchester, Coach Station1h06 09:16Burnley
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£81One-way
Fastest
21:00Manchester, Coach Station1h06 22:06Burnley
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£81One-way
Fastest
22:00Manchester, Coach Station1h06 23:06Burnley
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£81One-way
Fastest
20:00Manchester, Coach Station1h06 21:06Burnley
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£81One-way

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Coach Information from Manchester to Burnley

distanceDistance22 miles (35 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h 6 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£8 (€9)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Manchester to Burnley cover the 22 miles (35 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 6 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £8, but the average price of coach tickets is £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Burnley, Bus Station (stand 3).

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Travel with National Express between Manchester and Burnley

For as little as £8 you can travel by coach between Manchester and Burnley with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

National Express

Travel hassle-free from Manchester to Burnley 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 journey from Manchester to Burnley. 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 22 miles (35 km) between Manchester and Burnley on the coach and pay as low as £8 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 - Burnley 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 Burnley on Omio today and enjoy your trip!

National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets between Manchester and Burnley and when travelling by coach:

  • 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.

Coaches from Manchester to Burnley

National Express provides coach services for the short journey between Manchester and Burnley. Trips take just over one hour to complete this 29-mile journey and all coaches are direct.

Which coach companies travel from Manchester to Burnley?

National Express operates direct coach services from Manchester to Burnley, with the earliest bus departing just after 6:00 a.m. and the latest service departing Manchester at 22:40 p.m. The average National Express journey time is one hour 26 minutes and the quickest service takes one hour three minutes.

How long is the coach from Manchester to Burnley?

The quickest National Express coach journeys from Manchester to Burnley take one hour three minutes and average journey times are one hour 26 minutes. Coaches depart from Manchester Coach Station and arrive at either Burnley Bus Station or Brierfield, Colne Road, which is opposite Burnley Town Hall.

How many coaches are there from Manchester to Burnley?

National Express operates approximately 70 coaches from Manchester to Burnley every day of the week. The quickest journey times are one hour three minutes and all services are direct.  The lengthiest journey times from Manchester to Burnley are one hour 47 minutes but average journeys take around one hour 26 minutes.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Manchester to Burnley?

Departure bus station: National Express coaches to Burnley depart from Manchester Coach Station, which is located on Chorlton Street in the city centre. The coach station is open 24/7 and on-site amenities include waiting facilities, car parking, newsagents, charging points, ATMs and an eatery.  Automated ticketing services are available 24/7, so it's possible to purchase tickets at times when the travel centre is closed. Manchester Central Coach Station is easy to access by local public transport or regional coach services.

Arrival bus station: Coaches from Manchester to Burnley arrive at either Burnley Bus Station or Brierfield, on Colne Road. Burnley Bus Station features an on-site travel centre alongside a cafe, waiting room and toilets. The Brierfield Bus Stops are opposite Burnley Town Hall and are also used by a variety of local bus services throughout Burnley and the surrounding areas. Passengers arriving at the Brierfield stop can take National Express coaches direct to Burnley Bus Station; journey times are approximately 10 to 15 minutes.

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FAQs
What is the cost of cheap coaches from Manchester to Burnley?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Manchester to Burnley for as little as £8  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Manchester to Burnley on average?
If you are looking to purchase your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to Burnley coach to cost on average £8  one way.
What is the distance to Burnley from Manchester via coach?
The Manchester to Burnley coach distance is approximately 22 miles (35 km).
How long is the coach between Manchester and Burnley?
On average the coach from Manchester to Burnley duration is 1 h 6 min  for the 22 miles (35 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by coach from Manchester to Burnley, which coach station in Manchester do I depart from and which coach station in Burnley do I arrive in?

When taking the coach from Manchester to Burnley, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. Your trip can end in coach stations such as Burnley, Bus Station (stand 3) and Burnley.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Burnley, Bus Station (stand 3).

Where is the Manchester coach station located? Where is the Burnley coach station located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their coaches from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in Burnley most often arrive at Burnley, Bus Station (stand 3) and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this coach station to the city centre.

What coach companies go from Manchester to Burnley?
If you're looking for coaches from Manchester to Burnley, you can rely on National Express to get you to Burnley. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Manchester to Burnley route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When does the first coach depart from Manchester to Burnley? When does the last coach depart from Manchester to Burnley?
You can take the first coach from Manchester to Burnley at 10: 35   or take the last coach from Manchester to Burnley leaving at 21: 30. Look for the latest Manchester Burnley coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this journey.
How early should I purchase coach tickets between Manchester and Burnley to score the best deals?
You can find a coach from Manchester to Burnley to cost on average £8 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 journey. You’ll see tickets for the Manchester to Burnley coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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