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 Liverpool will cost around £ 7 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 5.
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1 h 15 m
1 h 31 m
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Of the 8 buses that leave Manchester for Liverpool every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 50 km distance in an average of 1 h 31 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 15 m .
The slowest buses will take 1 h 45 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||30 miles (49 km)|
|Average coach duration||1 h|
|Average coach ticket price||£4 (€5)|
|Coach companies||National Express or Megabus|
Coaches from Manchester to Liverpool cover the 30 miles (49 km) long trip taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £4, but the average price of coach tickets is £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
Buy your official National Express coach tickets from Manchester to Liverpool from £4 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.
Taking the coach with National Express is a great way to travel between Manchester and Liverpool! National Express is the UK’s leading coach operator with hundreds of routes to cities, towns and major airports throughout the country at affordable prices. As an official travel partner of National Express, Omio shows you the best deals for National Express coach tickets from Manchester to Liverpool, so you can book the cheapest, fastest or earliest ticket. Simply choose the best times and tickets available for the Manchester to Liverpool journey on Omio. You can expect to travel around 30 miles (49 km) between Manchester and Liverpool on a National Express coach.
All National Express coaches have air conditioning and free WiFi access as well as onboard entertainment. Most coaches have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long route. You can select from three ticket options for the Manchester to Liverpool coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on cancelling or changing your coach ticket easily, we recommend booking the Fully Flexible Fare option.
National Express 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach from Manchester to Liverpool are the following:
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 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.
When taking the coach from Manchester to Liverpool, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. Your trip can end in coach stations such as Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool, Kempston Street.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival coach station in Liverpool, called Liverpool, Liverpool One, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.
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