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.
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2 h 35 m
3 h 39 m
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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.
|Distance||79 miles (128 km)|
|Average coach duration||3 h 35 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£12 (€14)|
|Coach companies||National 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).
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 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.
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:
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).
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.
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