Cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Coventry

Showing times and prices for 24 Jan

Cheapest

£13

Average

£16

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 Coventry will cost around £ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 13.

Cheapest
14:00Manchester, Coach Station4h05 18:05Coventry
1 changes
£131One-way
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08:45Manchester, Coach Station4h05 12:50Coventry
1 changes
£131One-way
Cheapest
07:00Manchester, Coach Station4h30 11:30Coventry
1 changes
£131One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:15Manchester, Coach Station3h35 15:50Coventry
1 changes
£141One-way
01:20Manchester, Airport2h35 03:55Coventry
0 changes
£141One-way

Bus Timetable Manchester to Coventry

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01:20Manchester, Airport2h35 03:55Coventry
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04:10Manchester, Coach Station6h10 10:20Coventry
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07:00Manchester, Coach Station4h30 11:30Coventry
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08:45Manchester, Coach Station4h05 12:50Coventry
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11:55Manchester3h05 15:00Coventry
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12:15Manchester, Coach Station3h35 15:50Coventry
0 changes
12:25Manchester, Airport2h35 15:00Coventry
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14:00Manchester, Coach Station4h05 18:05Coventry
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17:20Manchester2h40 20:00Coventry
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18:00Manchester3h00 21:00Coventry
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23:50Manchester, Coach Station3h50 03:40Coventry
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Mon
24 Jan
£28Cross Country
£13National Express
Tue
25 Jan
£28Cross Country
£13National Express
Thu
27 Jan
£56West Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Fri
28 Jan
£28Cross Country
£10Flixbus
Sat
29 Jan
£28Cross Country
£12Megabus

Bus times from Manchester to Coventry

Showing times and prices for 24 Jan

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

3 h 39 m

Buses per day

11

Distance

129 km

Of the 11 buses that leave Manchester for Coventry every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 129 km distance in an average of 3 h 39 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 35 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 10 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
01:20Manchester, Airport2h35 03:55Coventry
0 changes
£141One-way
Fastest
12:25Manchester, Airport2h35 15:00Coventry
0 changes
£141One-way
2nd Fastest
17:20Manchester2h40 20:00Coventry
0 changes
£171One-way
18:00Manchester3h00 21:00Coventry
0 changes
£141One-way
11:55Manchester3h05 15:00Coventry
0 changes
£141One-way

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Coventry

distanceDistance79 miles (128 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£12 (€14)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Manchester to Coventry cover the 79 miles (128 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £12, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1).

Coach companies: National Express Manchester to Coventry

National Express coaches will get you from Manchester to Coventry from £10. 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 - Coventry 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: £13

National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach between Manchester and Coventry:

  • 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 Coventry from Manchester

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FAQs

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

Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets to Coventry from Manchester for as low as £10  for the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a coach ticket from Manchester to Coventry on average?

The Manchester to Coventry coach ticket price is on average £12  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.

What is the distance from Manchester to Coventry via coach?

The Manchester to Coventry coach distance is approximately 79 miles (128 km).

How long does it take from Manchester to Coventry by coach?

The Manchester to Coventry coach duration is on average 3 h 35 min, which is to be expected when travelling 79 miles (128 km) between Manchester and Coventry. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What is the departure coach station in Manchester and arrival coach station in Coventry?

There are a few coach stations in Manchester to start your journey from including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. In Coventry you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1), Coventry, Pool Meadow Bus Station (stand P) and Coventry, Tesco Extra.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1).

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

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city centre of Manchester.

The most popular arrival coach station, Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1), is located 0.3 miles (475 m) away from the city centre of Coventry.

Which coach companies can get me from Manchester to Coventry?

If you're looking for coaches from Manchester to Coventry, you can rely on National Express or Megabus to get you to Coventry. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Manchester to Coventry trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When can I take the first coach from Manchester to Coventry? When can I take the last coach for the day?

The first Manchester to Coventry coach departs at 08: 45   and the last coach from Manchester to Coventry leaves at 23: 10. Check out the most up-to-date Manchester to Coventry coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I buy coach tickets from Manchester to Coventry for the best deals?

You can find a coach from Manchester to Coventry to cost on average £12 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 Coventry coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.