Manchester to Ipswich coach

Cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Ipswich

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

£28

Average

£36

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.

National Express
06:45Manchester9h55 16:40Ipswich
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£281One-way
National Express
05:45Manchester9h55 15:40Ipswich
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£291One-way
National Express
09:00Manchester10h20 19:20Ipswich
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£301One-way
National Express
23:50Manchester13h00 12:50Ipswich
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£571One-way

Bus Timetable Manchester to Ipswich

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National Express
05:45Manchester9h55 15:40Ipswich
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National Express
06:45Manchester9h55 16:40Ipswich
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National Express
09:00Manchester10h20 19:20Ipswich
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National Express
23:50Manchester13h00 12:50Ipswich
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Bus times from Manchester to Ipswich

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

9 h 55 m

Average

10 h 47 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

278 km

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

National Express
06:45Manchester9h55 16:40Ipswich
0 changes
£281One-way
National Express
05:45Manchester9h55 15:40Ipswich
0 changes
£291One-way
National Express
09:00Manchester10h20 19:20Ipswich
0 changes
£301One-way
National Express
23:50Manchester13h00 12:50Ipswich
0 changes
£571One-way

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Ipswich

distanceDistance172 miles (277 km)
durationAverage coach duration9 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£19 (€21)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Manchester to Ipswich cover the 172 miles (277 km) long route taking on average 9 h 55 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 £17, but the average price of coach tickets is £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Ipswich, Tower Ramparts.

Coach companies: National Express Manchester to Ipswich

Find the best coaches to Ipswich from Manchester with Omio's travel partners National Express from £17. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best 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 - Ipswich 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: £17

Travel Tips: Coach to Ipswich from Manchester

Take the bus to Ipswich 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 Ipswich.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach between Manchester and Ipswich for as little as £17  in the next 7 days.
The Manchester to Ipswich coach ticket price is on average £19  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 172 miles (277 km)  between Manchester and Ipswich by coach.
While the time it takes to travel 172 miles (277 km) between Manchester and Ipswich can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Manchester to Ipswich is on average 9 h 55 min.

When taking a coach from Manchester, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium. When you arrive in Ipswich, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Ipswich, Tower Ramparts, Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco) and Ipswich.

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Manchester Piccadilly   to Ipswich, Tower Ramparts.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Ipswich, Tower Ramparts, located 0.2 miles (297 m) away from the city centre.

Take the Manchester to Ipswich coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between Manchester and Ipswich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
If you prefer early morning coaches from Manchester to Ipswich, the first coach leaves at 05: 45. If you prefer late night coaches from Manchester to Ipswich, the last coach of the day leaves at 22: 50. Omio shows you the latest coach from Manchester to Ipswich timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
You can find a coach between Manchester and Ipswich to cost on average £19 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 Ipswich coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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