Manchester to Southampton coach

Cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Southampton

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

£18

Average

£36

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.

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11:40Manchester, Airport5h55 17:35Southampton
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£181One-way
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11:40Manchester, Airport6h15 17:55Southampton
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£181One-way
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11:10Manchester6h25 17:35Southampton
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£181One-way
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11:10Manchester6h45 17:55Southampton
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£181One-way
2nd Cheapest
13:00Manchester, Coach Station9h15 22:15Southampton, Coach Station
1 change
£331One-way

Bus Timetable Manchester to Southampton

Showing buses for tomorrow, Saturday, 21 May
04:10Manchester, Coach Station8h25 12:35Southampton, Coach Station
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07:00Manchester, Coach Station9h00 16:00Southampton, Coach Station
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09:00Manchester, Coach Station8h25 17:25Southampton, Coach Station
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10:00Manchester, Coach Station8h20 18:20Southampton, Coach Station
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11:10Manchester6h25 17:35Southampton
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11:10Manchester6h45 17:55Southampton
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11:40Manchester, Airport5h55 17:35Southampton
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11:40Manchester, Airport6h15 17:55Southampton
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12:15Manchester, Coach Station7h10 19:25Southampton, Coach Station
1 change
13:00Manchester, Coach Station9h15 22:15Southampton, Coach Station
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15:00Manchester, Coach Station8h15 23:15Southampton, Coach Station
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17:00Manchester, Coach Station7h40 00:40Southampton, Coach Station
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Bus times from Manchester to Southampton

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 55 m

Average

7 h 39 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

292 km

Of the 12 buses that leave Manchester for Southampton every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
11:40Manchester, Airport5h55 17:35Southampton
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£181One-way
2nd Fastest
11:40Manchester, Airport6h15 17:55Southampton
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£181One-way
11:10Manchester6h25 17:35Southampton
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£181One-way
11:10Manchester6h45 17:55Southampton
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£181One-way
12:15Manchester, Coach Station7h10 19:25Southampton, Coach Station
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£351One-way

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Southampton

distanceDistance181 miles (292 km)
durationAverage coach duration5 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£21 (€24)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Manchester to Southampton cover the 181 miles (292 km) long route taking on average 5 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £14, but the average price of coach tickets is £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Southampton, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express Manchester to Southampton

National Express coaches will get you between Manchester and Southampton from £14. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Southampton from Manchester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: £14

Travel Tips: Coach to Southampton from Manchester

Take the bus to Southampton 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 Southampton.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets to Southampton from Manchester for as low as £14  for the next 7 days.
The Manchester to Southampton coach ticket price is on average £21  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
The coach distance from Manchester to Southampton is around 181 miles (292 km).
On average the coach from Manchester to Southampton duration is 5 h 55 min  for the 181 miles (292 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Manchester, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium. When arriving in Southampton, you can end your route in coach stations like Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, West Park Rd. And Southampton, Saint Mary's Stadium.

Omio customers book a coach from Manchester Piccadilly   to Southampton, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Southampton, Coach Station, located 0.6 miles (986 m) away from the city centre.

Take the Manchester to Southampton coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey to Southampton from Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
If you’re looking for a direct coach from Manchester to Southampton, consider travelling with Megabus. Non-stop coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your coach tickets.
You can take the first coach from Manchester to Southampton at 06: 45   or take the last coach from Manchester to Southampton leaving at 22: 50. Look for the latest Manchester Southampton coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this journey.
The price of a one way coach ticket from Manchester to Southampton is on average £21 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this route. In general, you can find coach tickets to Southampton from Manchester available a few months in advance.

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