Manchester to Luton bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Luton

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
National Express
16:457h05
Manchester, Coach Station
23:50Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£401One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
National Express
17:457h05
Manchester, Coach Station
00:50Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£411One-way
1 change
National Express
07:155h00
Manchester, Coach Station
12:15Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£441One-way
1 change
National Express
08:204h20
Manchester, Coach Station
12:40Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£441One-way
1 change
National Express
02:455h20
Manchester, Coach Station
08:05Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£451One-way
1 change

Bus timetableManchester to Luton

Showing buses for tomorrow, Monday, 15 July
National Express
02:455h20
Manchester, Coach Station
08:05Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
05:154h20
Manchester, Coach Station
09:35Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
06:155h05
Manchester, Coach Station
11:20Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
07:155h00
Manchester, Coach Station
12:15Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
08:204h20
Manchester, Coach Station
12:40Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
09:304h15
Manchester, Coach Station
13:45Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
11:004h15
Manchester, Coach Station
15:15Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
11:455h10
Manchester, Coach Station
16:55Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
12:454h30
Manchester, Coach Station
17:15Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
13:305h15
Manchester, Coach Station
18:45Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
15:455h10
Manchester, Coach Station
20:55Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
16:457h05
Manchester, Coach Station
23:50Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
17:457h05
Manchester, Coach Station
00:50Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
19:156h30
Manchester, Coach Station
01:45Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
20:455h55
Manchester, Coach Station
02:40Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
21:457h10
Manchester, Coach Station
04:55Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
23:405h55
Manchester, Coach Station
05:35Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Manchester to Luton

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Fastest Journey

4 h 15 m

Average

5 h 25 m

Buses per day

17

Distance

216 km

Of the 17 buses that leave Manchester for Luton every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
09:304h15
Manchester, Coach Station
13:45Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£451One-way
1 change
Fastest
National Express
11:004h15
Manchester, Coach Station
15:15Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£451One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
National Express
05:154h20
Manchester, Coach Station
09:35Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£461One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
National Express
08:204h20
Manchester, Coach Station
12:40Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£441One-way
1 change
National Express
12:454h30
Manchester, Coach Station
17:15Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£451One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Luton

distanceDistance134 miles
durationAverage coach duration4 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£31 (€34)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or FlixBus

Coaches from Manchester to Luton cover the 134 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £31, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Luton, Station Interchange.

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus Manchester to Luton

Buy your official National Express and FlixBus coach tickets to Luton from Manchester from £9 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable 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.

Manchester to Luton coach information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £9

Buses from Manchester to Luton

National Express runs a single direct bus between Manchester and Luton Airport, which departs just after midnight and arrives 4 hours and 40 minutes later. However, there are also indirect buses from Manchester to Luton that leave throughout the day. These services are quicker than the direct bus, with the fastest journey taking 4 hours 25 minutes. Buses from Manchester to Luton can also take over 6 hours. All indirect buses will involve a change at Milton Keynes, and all arrive just outside the airport's departure terminal.

FAQs: Manchester to Luton coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Manchester to Luton 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 Luton.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Luton can start from as little as £9 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Manchester to Luton is £31; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester to Luton coach travel time is 4 h 10 min   for the 134 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Manchester to Luton leaves at 07: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Manchester to Luton leaves at 23: 40.
Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day from Manchester to Luton with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
When taking a coach from Manchester to Luton, you can count on National Express or FlixBus for the best way to get you to Luton. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Luton from Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

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 Luton, you can end your route in coach stations like Luton, Station Interchange, Luton, Dunstable Road (Challney) and Luton, Galaxy Centre (Stop G3).

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 Luton, Station Interchange, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Luton from Manchester is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Manchester to Luton is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Manchester and Luton including taking a train, coach or flight.
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