Cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Northampton

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Cheapest

£18

Average

£24

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 Northampton will cost around £ 24 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.

Flixbus
09:20Manchester7h40 17:00Northampton
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£181One-way
National Express
14:00Manchester4h50 18:50Northampton
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£191One-way
Flixbus
08:20Manchester7h40 16:00Northampton
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£211One-way
National Express
19:30Manchester7h10 02:40Northampton
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£231One-way
National Express
07:45Manchester5h00 12:45Northampton
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£261One-way

Bus Timetable Manchester to Northampton

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National Express
07:45Manchester5h00 12:45Northampton
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Flixbus
08:20Manchester7h40 16:00Northampton
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Flixbus
09:20Manchester7h40 17:00Northampton
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National Express
14:00Manchester4h50 18:50Northampton
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National Express
19:30Manchester7h10 02:40Northampton
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National Express
22:50Manchester5h25 04:15Northampton
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Mon
23 May
£27Avanti West Coast
£9Flixbus
Tue
24 May
£53Avanti West Coast
£9Flixbus
Thu
26 May
£36Avanti West Coast
£18National Express

Bus times from Manchester to Northampton

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 50 m

Average

6 h 17 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

164 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Manchester for Northampton every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 164 km distance in an average of 6 h 17 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 40 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.

National Express
14:00Manchester4h50 18:50Northampton
0 changes
£191One-way
National Express
07:45Manchester5h00 12:45Northampton
0 changes
£261One-way
National Express
22:50Manchester5h25 04:15Northampton
0 changes
£381One-way
National Express
19:30Manchester7h10 02:40Northampton
0 changes
£231One-way
Flixbus
09:20Manchester7h40 17:00Northampton
0 changes
£181One-way

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Northampton

distanceDistance102 miles (164 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€16)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Manchester to Northampton cover the 102 miles (164 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £9, but the average price of coach tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Northampton.

Coach companies: National Express Manchester to Northampton

For as little as £9 you can travel by coach between Manchester and Northampton with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

National Express

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 - Northampton 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.

  • Average Price: £18

National Express 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach to Northampton from Manchester are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips: Coach to Northampton from Manchester

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FAQs

How much do cheap coaches from Manchester to Northampton cost?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Northampton from Manchester for the next 7 days starting from £9  one way.

What is the average cost of a coach from Manchester to Northampton?

If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Manchester to Northampton coach prices are on average £15  one way.

What is the distance between Manchester and Northampton via coach?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Manchester to Northampton via coach to be approximately 102 miles (164 km).

What is the average Manchester to Northampton coach duration?

On average the coach from Manchester to Northampton duration is 4 h 50 min  for the 102 miles (164 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which coach station in Manchester goes to Northampton? Which coach station do I come into Northampton from Manchester?

When taking the coach from Manchester to Northampton, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium. Your route can end in coach stations such as Northampton, Northampton, North Gate Bus Station and Northampton, Saxon Avenue / Wake Way (Grange Park).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Northampton.

Where is the departure coach station in Manchester located? Where is the arrival coach station in Northampton located?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre of Manchester.

The most popular arrival coach station, Northampton, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre of Northampton.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Manchester to Northampton?

For the trip from Manchester to Northampton you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to Northampton from Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

What are the first and last departure coach times from Manchester to Northampton?

If you prefer early morning coaches from Manchester to Northampton, the first coach leaves at 07: 45. If you prefer late night coaches from Manchester to Northampton, the last coach of the day leaves at 23: 10. Omio shows you the latest coach from Manchester to Northampton timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I book coach tickets to Northampton from Manchester to score the best deals?

If you buy a coach ticket from Manchester to Northampton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £15 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets from Manchester to Northampton are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.