Buses from Manchester to Chester

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Bus times

Manchester to Chester

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05:30Manchester, Coach Station2h3008:00Chester
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09:20Manchester, Coach Station1h4011:00Chester
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14:50Manchester, Coach Station1h1516:05Chester
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19:05Manchester, Coach Station1h2020:25Chester
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21:50Manchester, Coach Station2h4000:30Chester
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The fastest buses

from Manchester
to Chester

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Fastest Journey

1h 15m

Average

1h 53m

Buses per day

5

Distance

54 km

Of the 5 bus that leave Manchester for Chester every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 54 km distance in an average of 1h 53m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 1h 15m .

The slowest bus will take 2h 40m 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
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14:50Manchester, Coach Station1h1516:05Chester
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£111One-way
2nd Fastest
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19:05Manchester, Coach Station1h2020:25Chester
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£111One-way
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09:20Manchester, Coach Station1h4011:00Chester
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£111One-way
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05:30Manchester, Coach Station2h3008:00Chester
1 change
£201One-way
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21:50Manchester, Coach Station2h4000:30Chester
1 change
£201One-way

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Wed
Aug 21
£9Northern Rail
£11National Express
Thu
Aug 22
£7Northern Rail
£9National Express
Fri
Aug 23
£8Northern Rail
£10National Express
Sat
Aug 24
£7Northern Rail
£9National Express
Sun
Aug 25
£15Northern Rail
£9National Express
Mon
Aug 26
£8Northern Rail
£9National Express
Tue
Aug 27
£7Northern Rail
£8National Express
Wed
Aug 28
£7Northern Rail
£9National Express
Thu
Aug 29
£7Northern Rail
£8National Express
Fri
Aug 30
£7Northern Rail
£8National Express
Sat
Aug 31
£7Northern Rail
£8National Express
Sun
Sep 1
£15Northern Rail
£8National Express
Mon
Sep 2
£7Northern Rail
£8National Express
Tue
Sep 3
£7Northern Rail
£8National Express
Wed
Sep 4
£14Northern Rail
£8National Express
Thu
Sep 5
£7Northern Rail
£8National Express
Fri
Sep 6
£7Northern Rail
£8National Express
Sat
Sep 7
£7Northern Rail
£8National Express
Sun
Sep 8
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£8National Express
Mon
Sep 9
£6Northern Rail
£8National Express

The cheapest buses

from Manchester
to Chester

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Cheapest

£11

Average

£14

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

The average ticket from Manchester to Chester will cost around £ 14 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.

Cheapest
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09:20Manchester, Coach Station1h4011:00Chester
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£111One-way
Cheapest
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19:05Manchester, Coach Station1h2020:25Chester
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£111One-way
Cheapest
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14:50Manchester, Coach Station1h1516:05Chester
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£111One-way
2nd Cheapest
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05:30Manchester, Coach Station2h3008:00Chester
1 change
£201One-way
2nd Cheapest
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21:50Manchester, Coach Station2h4000:30Chester
1 change
£201One-way

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Journey Summary

Manchester to Chester Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
1 hours 25 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £8
Buses depart from:Manchester
Bus arrives in:Chester
Distance:54 km
BusBus Companies:National Express

Buses from Manchester to Chester

The bus service from Manchester to Chester is run by the National Express bus company. All the buses are direct with a stop at Manchester Airport, thus no change of buses needed. The departure station for buses from Manchester to Chester is Manchester Coach Station while the arrival station is Chester Coach Station. The time spent on the entire journey ranges from 1 hour and 15 minutes to 1 hour and 40 minutes. There is a National Express bus leaving the departure station three times a day, on every day of the week.

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Best fares for buses from Manchester to Chester

This Weekend
This month
Next Month
Fri, Aug 23
Bus
National Express
18:051h 20m19:25
ManchesterChester
Sat, Aug 24
Bus
National Express
13:501h 15m15:05
ManchesterChester
Fastest Buses from Manchester to Chester by duration
Sat, Aug 24
Bus
National Express
13:501h 15m15:05
ManchesterChester
Sun, Aug 25
Bus
National Express
13:501h 15m15:05
ManchesterChester
Wed, Sep 11
Bus
National Express
13:501h 15m15:05
ManchesterChester
Return Journeys for Buses from Chester to Manchester
Thu, Aug 22
Bus
National Express
11:151h 20m12:35
ChesterManchester
Fri, Aug 23
Bus
National Express
07:051h 30m08:35
ChesterManchester
Sat, Aug 24
Bus
National Express
11:151h 20m12:35
ChesterManchester

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Manchester
Chester
BusManchester (Coach Station)

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.

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