Manchester to Cambridge coach

Cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Cheapest

£9

Average

£22

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.

Flixbus
14:40Manchester8h10 22:50Cambridge
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£91One-way
Flixbus
09:40Manchester8h45 18:25Cambridge
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£121One-way
National Express
10:30Manchester7h30 18:00Cambridge
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£261One-way
National Express
14:45Manchester7h10 21:55Cambridge
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£421One-way

Bus Timetable Manchester to Cambridge

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Flixbus
09:40Manchester8h45 18:25Cambridge
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National Express
10:30Manchester7h30 18:00Cambridge
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Flixbus
14:40Manchester8h10 22:50Cambridge
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National Express
14:45Manchester7h10 21:55Cambridge
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Bus times from Manchester to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Fastest Journey

7 h 10 m

Average

7 h 53 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

213 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Manchester for Cambridge every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
14:45Manchester7h10 21:55Cambridge
0 changes
£421One-way
National Express
10:30Manchester7h30 18:00Cambridge
0 changes
£261One-way
Flixbus
14:40Manchester8h10 22:50Cambridge
0 changes
£91One-way
Flixbus
09:40Manchester8h45 18:25Cambridge
0 changes
£121One-way

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Cambridge

distanceDistance131 miles
durationAverage coach duration4 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£35 (€40)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Flixbus

Coaches from Manchester to Cambridge cover the 131 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express or Flixbus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £35, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9).

Coach companies: FlixBus and National Express Manchester to Cambridge

You can travel by coach to Cambridge from Manchester with FlixBus and National Express for as low as £13. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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National Express

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: £13

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 - Cambridge 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.

Coach information from Manchester to Cambridge with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 45 min
  • Average Price: £27
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Coach to Cambridge from Manchester

Take the bus to Cambridge 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 Cambridge.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between Manchester and Cambridge for as low as £13  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to Cambridge coach to cost on average £35  one way.
You should expect to travel around 131 miles  from Manchester to Cambridge by coach.
On average the coach from Manchester to Cambridge duration is 4 h 10 min  for the 131 miles long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Manchester coach stations to Cambridge you can start your journey from include Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Cambridge include Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9), Cambridge, Fair Street / Maids Causeway and Cambridge, Jesus College.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9).

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this route, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival coach station in Cambridge, called Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9), is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from its city centre.

When taking a coach from Manchester to Cambridge, you can count on National Express or Flixbus for the best way to get you to Cambridge. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Cambridge from Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
On average, there is 1 coach a day from Manchester to Cambridge. The coach times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning coaches from Manchester to Cambridge, the first coach leaves at 05: 45. If you prefer late night coaches from Manchester to Cambridge, the last coach of the day leaves at 16: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from Manchester to Cambridge times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
You can find a coach to Cambridge from Manchester to cost on average £35 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 Cambridge coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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