Manchester to Newquay bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Newquay

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
National Express
08:4513h05
Manchester, Coach Station
21:50Newquay
£671One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
National Express
16:5012h35
Manchester, Coach Station
05:25Newquay
£671One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
National Express
16:5012h35
Manchester, Coach Station
05:25Newquay
£771One-way
1 change
National Express
04:1011h55
Manchester, Coach Station
16:05Newquay
£791One-way
2 changes

Bus timetableManchester to Newquay

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
National Express
04:1011h55
Manchester, Coach Station
16:05Newquay
2 changes
National Express
08:4513h05
Manchester, Coach Station
21:50Newquay
2 changes
National Express
16:5012h35
Manchester, Coach Station
05:25Newquay
1 change
National Express
16:5012h35
Manchester, Coach Station
05:25Newquay
1 change

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Bus times from Manchester to Newquay

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

11 h 55 m

Average

12 h 32 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

393 km

To travel from Manchester to Newquay you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
National Express
04:1011h55
Manchester, Coach Station
16:05Newquay
£791One-way
2 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
16:5012h35
Manchester, Coach Station
05:25Newquay
£671One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
National Express
16:5012h35
Manchester, Coach Station
05:25Newquay
£771One-way
1 change
National Express
08:4513h05
Manchester, Coach Station
21:50Newquay
£671One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Newquay

distanceDistance243 miles
durationAverage coach duration12 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£53 (€60)
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Manchester to Newquay cover the 243 miles long trip taking on average 12 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £53, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £37. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Newquay, Watergate Road (Boardmasters Festival Site).

Coach companies: National Express Manchester to Newquay

Travel from Manchester to Newquay from £37 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

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 - Newquay 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.

National Express from Manchester to Newquay coach information:

  • Average Duration: 12 h 5 min
  • Cheapest Price: £37

Buses from Manchester to Newquay

Buses from Manchester to Newquay depart around three times a day. One bus in the early morning, one mid-morning, and the last bus in the evening. The journey from Manchester to Newquay takes around 11h 20min at its fastest, and 12h 15min at its slowest. There are no direct buses from Manchester to Newquay; all buses require one to two changes. All the buses require a change at Birmingham Coach Station. The other place your bus may change is at Plymouth Coach Station.

Manchester to Newquay Bus Time: Daily Departures

Manchester to Newquay buses depart three times a day. The earliest bus leaves at around 4:10 a.m. The next bus in the day leaves around 7:00 a.m. The last bus of the day leaves from Manchester at around 17:30. These bus times may change by 10 to 15min; however, they depart at these times on most days. It is always good to remember that bus times may differ on Sundays and bank holidays.

How long is the journey by bus from Manchester to Newquay?

The journey from Manchester to Newquay by bus takes between 11h 20min and 12h 15min. Your bus time may differ depending on how many stops you have and if you require more than one change. All buses from Manchester to Newquay require a change in Birmingham. Some buses then go straight to Newquay. However, some buses require a second change in Plymouth. The bus with the longest travel time is the one that departs in the evening.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Manchester to Newquay?

Departure bus station: Manchester Coach Station. This coach station has many facilities you can use before your board your bus to Newquay. These include bathrooms, an onsite café, cash machines, a convenience shop, onsite newsagents, and charging points. Manchester Coach Station is located in the city centre of Manchester. Both local and national buses use this coach station. If you want to access the train, Manchester Victoria Train Station is within walking distance of this coach station.

Arrival bus station: Newquay. This coach station does not have very many facilities onsite. However, around 400 m from the bus station, there are cash machines, a café, a fast-food restaurant, a currency exchange office, a shopping centre, and a supermarket. Newquay Coach Station is around 500 m from Newquay’s city centre, making it approximately a 7min walk. If you want to use the train. Newquay’s main train station is located around 800 m from the coach station, which would take approximately 12min to walk.

Newquay Family Holywell. Source: Shutterstock

Which bus companies travel from Manchester to Newquay?

There is only one bus company which travels from Manchester to Newquay. This company is National Express. National Express has bus routes that travel all around the country. National Express buses from Manchester to Newquay require from one to two changes during the routes journey. The faster buses tend to leave in the morning, with the night bus having the longest travel time. Manchester to Newquay buses always stop in Birmingham before going to Plymouth if they require a second change.

National Express buses from Manchester to Newquay

National Express buses to Newquay from Manchester depart three times a day. There are no direct buses. All buses require from one to two changes. The journey time ranges, depending on the time in the day you travel and how many stops you have. It is good to remember that bus times and frequency may change on Sunday’s and bank holidays.

Bus Manchester to Newquay: Services on Board

National Express has a great variety of services on board their buses. When it comes to the amount of luggage, you can take, National Express allows you to take two bags of a maximum of 44 pounds (20 kg). You can also take one piece of hand luggage. Since you are on the bus for quite a while, you may be using your phone for most of the journey.

If you need to charge it, there are charging ports at each seat on the bus. Each seat on the bus also has a lot of legroom, so don’t stress about not feeling comfortable on your journey. If you require any assistance, the friendly staff from Nation Express are more than happy to help you. There is also space on these buses for wheelchair users.

Pushchairs can also be brought on the buses but must be folded up and put in the storage area. If you plan on bringing a bicycle with you, you can, but it needs to be folded and wrapped to travel. Pets can unfortunately not be brought on National Express buses, but this is allowed if you have an assistance dog. The buses from National Express are also fully airconditioned, so if you are travelling on a hot day you can be sure to stay cool for your journey.

Newquay Cornwall Beach. Source: Shutterstock

How to find cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Newquay?

Getting cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Newquay can be done very easily, if you know what to look for. One of the best things you can do is to book your ticket as well in advance as you can. This is because bus tickets become more expensive the closer you buy them to your departure date. Another thing you can do, if your dates are flexible, is to book a ticket for during the week. Weekend tickets tend to be more expensive.

Booking a bus for the middle of the day might also save you some money. Taking a direct route can often be pricey; if you don’t mind travelling for a bit longer, take a bus with more changes. Prices change all the time, so be flexible with your dates, as one day may be cheaper than another.

If you are travelling during the holiday season, you should book much further in advance. There are only a couple of buses a day, and the holidays are always a busy travel time.

To Newquay by bus—travel tips

Newquay is a stunning beach town located on the north coast of Cornwall. The area has a variety of attractions that you can enjoy. Whether it be for family fun or a group of friends, you can be sure to have a good time. There are many beautiful beaches in Newquay. During your stay in the area, some recommended beaches to go to are Newquay Beach, Porth Beach, Fistral Beach, Watergate Bay, Hollywell Bay Beach, Polzeath Beach, and Tolcarne Beach.

If you are looking for family activities, take a trip to the Newquay Zoo or Lappa Valley. You could also have a day out to Blue Reef Aquarium, where you can see various types of sea life. Historical tourism is also popular in the area. A historical attraction you should visit is the Cornwall Aviation Heritage Centre. Newquay is also a fantastic area to get some top-notch food.

Recommended restaurants include Fore Street Café Bar, The Fish House, St Mawgan Tea, Toast Tapas & Bar, and Gwenna Teahouse. If you have come to Newquay for a bit of nightlife or a great pub, you won’t be disappointed. Some recommended places to grab a drink include Whiskers, The Pheasant Inn, Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, and Merrymoor Inn Pub by the Beach.

FAQs: Manchester to Newquay coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Manchester to Newquay 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 Newquay.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Newquay can start from as little as £37 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Manchester to Newquay is £53; 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 Newquay from Manchester is on average 12 h 5 min   for the 243 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Newquay from Manchester by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Manchester to Newquay leaves at 07: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Manchester to Newquay leaves at 16: 50.
Take the Manchester to Newquay coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey to Newquay from Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

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 Newquay, you can end your journey in coach stations like Newquay, Watergate Road (Boardmasters Festival Site), Newquay, Bus Station and Newquay, Railway Station.

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 Newquay, Watergate Road (Boardmasters Festival Site), located 3.1 miles (5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Newquay by coach is July.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Manchester to Newquay including taking a train, coach or flight.
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