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Coach Information from Manchester to Northampton

distanceDistance102 miles (164 km)
durationAverage coach duration5 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£17 (€19)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Manchester to Northampton cover the 102 miles (164 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £17, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Northampton, Saxon Avenue / Wake Way (Grange Park).

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Manchester to Northampton with National Express

Travel from Manchester to Northampton from £11 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

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.

    National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach between Manchester and Northampton:

    • 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
    Take the bus to Northampton easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Northampton.
    What is the cost of cheap coaches to Northampton from Manchester?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach to Northampton from Manchester for as little as £11  in the next 7 days.
    How much is a coach ticket from Manchester to Northampton?
    If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Northampton coach price to come in at an average of £17  one way.
    What is the distance by coach from Manchester to Northampton?
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Manchester and Northampton via coach to be approximately 102 miles (164 km).
    How many hours does it take from Manchester to Northampton by coach?
    The coach time from Manchester to Northampton is on average 5 h 5 min  for the 102 miles (164 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Manchester and Northampton by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the Manchester to Northampton coach leave from? Which Northampton coach station do I come into from Manchester?

    When taking a coach from Manchester, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. When you arrive in Northampton, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Northampton, Saxon Avenue / Wake Way (Grange Park), Northampton, North Gate Bus Station and Northampton, Far Cotton.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Manchester Piccadilly   to Northampton, Saxon Avenue / Wake Way (Grange Park).

    Where is the coach station in Manchester to go to Northampton? Where is the coach station in Northampton located?

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city centre of Manchester.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Northampton, Saxon Avenue / Wake Way (Grange Park), is located 4.3 miles (7 km) away from the city centre of Northampton.

    Which coach companies should I travel with from Manchester to Northampton?
    If you're looking for coaches from Manchester to Northampton, you can rely on National Express to get you to Northampton. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Manchester to Northampton trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket from Manchester to Northampton to get the best deals?
    If you book a coach ticket between Manchester and Northampton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £17 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between Manchester and Northampton are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.