Manchester to Leeds bus

Wed, 24 Jul
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Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 24 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Manchester to Leeds is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Megabus
12:001h30
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
13:30Leeds
£71One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
13:101h30
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
14:40Leeds
£71One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
19:401h30
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
21:10Leeds
£71One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
01:001h30
Manchester
02:30Leeds
£71One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
15:201h30
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
16:50Leeds
£71One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableManchester to Leeds

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 24 July
Megabus
00:202h10
Manchester, Airport
02:30Leeds
0 changes
Megabus
01:001h30
Manchester
02:30Leeds
0 changes
National Express
04:251h05
Manchester, Coach Station
05:30Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
06:551h25
Manchester, Coach Station
08:20Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
07:401h25
Manchester, Coach Station
09:05Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
FlixBus
07:501h10
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
09:00Leeds
0 changes
National Express
08:251h45
Manchester, Coach Station
10:10Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
FlixBus
09:101h40
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
10:50Leeds
0 changes
National Express
09:551h15
Manchester, Coach Station
11:10Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
11:101h45
Manchester, Coach Station
12:55Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
11:153h43
Manchester, Airport
14:58Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
1 change
Megabus
11:152h15
Manchester, Airport
13:30Leeds
0 changes
FlixBus
11:501h10
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
13:00Leeds
0 changes
Megabus
12:002h58
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
14:58Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
1 change
Megabus
12:001h30
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
13:30Leeds
0 changes
Megabus
12:253h33
Manchester, Airport
15:58Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
1 change
Megabus
12:252h15
Manchester, Airport
14:40Leeds
0 changes
National Express
12:401h15
Manchester, Coach Station
13:55Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
13:102h48
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
15:58Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
1 change
Megabus
13:101h30
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
14:40Leeds
0 changes
FlixBus
13:501h10
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
15:00Leeds
0 changes
National Express
13:551h45
Manchester, Coach Station
15:40Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
14:352h15
Manchester, Airport
16:50Leeds
0 changes
Megabus
14:354h23
Manchester, Airport
18:58Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
1 change
Megabus
15:201h30
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
16:50Leeds
0 changes
Megabus
15:203h38
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
18:58Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
1 change
National Express
15:251h15
Manchester, Coach Station
16:40Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
15:502h10
Manchester, Coach Station
18:00Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
16:252h00
Manchester, Coach Station
18:25Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
18:101h15
Manchester, Coach Station
19:25Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
18:552h15
Manchester, Airport
21:10Leeds
0 changes
Megabus
18:554h20
Manchester, Airport
23:15Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
1 change
Megabus
19:201h25
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
20:45Leeds
0 changes
National Express
19:301h35
Manchester, Coach Station
21:05Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
19:401h30
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
21:10Leeds
0 changes
Megabus
19:403h35
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
23:15Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
1 change
National Express
21:001h10
Manchester, Coach Station
22:10Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
23:591h31
Manchester, Coach Station
01:30Leeds, Coach Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Manchester to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 24 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 5 m

Average

2 h 1 m

Buses per day

38

Distance

57 km

Of the 38 buses that leave Manchester for Leeds every day 30 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
04:251h05
Manchester, Coach Station
05:30Leeds, Coach Station
£91One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
21:001h10
Manchester, Coach Station
22:10Leeds, Coach Station
£121One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
07:501h10
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
09:00Leeds
£81One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
11:501h10
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
13:00Leeds
£81One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
13:501h10
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
15:00Leeds
£81One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Leeds

distanceDistance35 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£7 (€8)
frequencyCoach frequency14 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 14 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express

Coaches from Manchester to Leeds cover the 35 miles long route taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 14 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £7, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Leeds, Coach Station.

Coach companies: Megabus, National Express and FlixBus Manchester to Leeds

Megabus, National Express and FlixBus coaches will get you to Leeds from Manchester from £5. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

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.

FlixBus from Manchester to Leeds coach information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: £5

Buses from Manchester to Leeds

Making the journey from Manchester to Leeds by bus is fast and easy with National Express offering a choice of 25 daily services. The first departure is at 3:50 a.m. and the last coach sets out at 11:50 p.m. Travel time ranges from 1 hour and 10 minutes to 2 hours for the 42 miles journey. All services are direct and stop at Bradford with a few also calling at Oldham.

Departure and arrival stations for buses from Manchester to Leeds

Departure Station: Manchester Central Coach Station. National Express buses to Leeds depart from their station on Chorlton Street. Travellers can reach the station by using the local bus services at nearby Portland Street.

Arrival Station: Leeds Coach Station. Buses from Manchester arrive at the coach station on Dyer Street. It's conveniently located right next to Leeds Bus Station.

FAQs: Manchester to Leeds coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Manchester to Leeds with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Leeds.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Leeds can start from as little as £5 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Manchester to Leeds is £7; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time to Leeds from Manchester is on average 1 h 10 min   for the 35 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Leeds from Manchester by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Manchester to Leeds leaves at 06: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Manchester to Leeds leaves at 23: 00.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Manchester to Leeds without having to change trains with Megabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express. There are 14 direct coaches from Manchester to Leeds each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the route from Manchester to Leeds you can take a coach with Megabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to Leeds from Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Manchester, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and Manchester, Airport. When arriving in Leeds, you can end your journey in coach stations like Leeds, Coach Station, Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport and Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Manchester, Coach Station, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Leeds, Coach Station, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Leeds from Manchester is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Manchester to Leeds is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Manchester to Leeds including taking a train or coach.

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