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Manchester to Liverpool

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01:00Manchester, Coach Station2h3003:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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05:30Manchester, Coach Station1h0506:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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07:00Manchester, Coach Station1h2008:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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08:00Manchester, Coach Station1h1509:15Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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08:05Manchester, Coach Station1h4009:45Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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08:30Manchester, Coach Station1h1009:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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09:20Manchester, Coach Station1h1010:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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10:20Manchester, Coach Station1h1011:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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10:20Manchester, Coach Station1h2011:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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11:05Manchester, Coach Station1h2512:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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11:20Manchester, Coach Station1h1012:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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12:05Manchester, Coach Station1h3013:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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12:20Manchester, Coach Station1h1013:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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13:20Manchester, Coach Station1h1014:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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13:50Manchester, Coach Station1h2515:15Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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14:20Manchester, Coach Station1h1015:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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15:20Manchester, Coach Station1h1016:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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16:20Manchester, Coach Station1h2517:45Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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17:00Manchester, Coach Station1h3018:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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17:30Manchester, Coach Station1h4519:15Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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17:30Manchester, Coach Station1h3019:00Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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17:35Manchester, Coach Station1h4019:15Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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18:30Manchester, Coach Station1h1019:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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19:30Manchester, Coach Station1h0520:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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20:35Manchester, Coach Station1h0521:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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21:10Manchester, Coach Station1h2522:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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22:15Manchester, Coach Station1h0523:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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23:55Manchester, Coach Station3h3503:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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The fastest buses

from Manchester
to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Aug 23

Fastest Journey

1h 5m

Average

1h 25m

Buses per day

28

Distance

50 km

Of the 28 bus that leave Manchester for Liverpool every day 26 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 50 km distance in an average of 1h 25m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 1h 5m .

The slowest bus will take 3h 35m 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.

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20:35Manchester, Coach Station1h0521:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£51One-way
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19:30Manchester, Coach Station1h0520:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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22:15Manchester, Coach Station1h0523:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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05:30Manchester, Coach Station1h0506:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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18:30Manchester, Coach Station1h1019:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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Prices across different modes

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

The cheapest buses

from Manchester
to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Aug 23

Cheapest

£5

Average

£6

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 Liverpool will cost around £ 6 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 5.

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18:30Manchester, Coach Station1h1019:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£51One-way
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20:35Manchester, Coach Station1h0521:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£51One-way
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19:30Manchester, Coach Station1h0520:35Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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17:30Manchester, Coach Station1h3019:00Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£51One-way
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12:20Manchester, Coach Station1h1013:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£51One-way

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Journey Summary

Manchester to Liverpool Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
1 hours 12 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £3
Buses depart from:Manchester
Bus arrives in:Liverpool
Distance:50 km
BusBus Companies:National Express

Buses from Manchester to Liverpool

Liverpool lies 34 miles west of Manchester and fast and frequent coach services operated by National Express connect the two cities each day. The first of the 29 daily departures leaves at 5:30 a.m. and the last sets off at 10:15 p.m. Travel time ranges from 1 hour and 5 minutes to 1 hour and 45 minutes. All services are direct with the coach calling at Salford and various spots in Liverpool before terminating at Liverpool One Bus Station.

Departure and arrival stations for buses from Manchester to Liverpool?

Departure Station:Manchester Coach Station National Express coaches leave from Manchester Central Coach Station on Chorlton Street. Passengers can reach the station on local bus services X40, X41 and X43 which stop right outside as does Metroshuttle service 1. Piccadilly Gardens, a local transport hub, is about 3 minutes away on foot.

Arrival Station:Liverpool One Bus Station Coaches arrive at Liverpool One Bus Station on Canning Place in the heart of the city. Passengers can continue of buses operated by Arriva which leave from the station or walk to nearby Queens Square Bus Station.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Manchester
Liverpool
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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