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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Swansea

distanceDistance146 miles (236 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£12 (€13)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Manchester to Swansea cover the 146 miles (236 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £12, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Swansea, West Way.

Coach companies: National Express Manchester to Swansea

Travel from Manchester to Swansea from £11 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route 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 - Swansea 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 from Manchester to Swansea:

    • 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.

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    FAQs

    How much do cheap coaches from Manchester to Swansea cost?

    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches to Swansea from Manchester to cost as little as £11  in the next 7 days.

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

    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Manchester to Swansea coach prices are on average £12  one way.

    How far is it from Manchester to Swansea by coach?

    The Manchester to Swansea coach distance is approximately 146 miles (236 km).

    How long does it take from Manchester to Swansea by coach?

    On average the Manchester to Swansea coach time is 6 h 50 min  covering the 146 miles (236 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

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

    Some of the Manchester coach stations to Swansea you can start your journey from include Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Swansea include Swansea, West Way, Swansea, The Kingsway / Picton Lane (Digital Village) and Swansea, Quadrant Bus Station.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Swansea, West Way.

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

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival coach station in Swansea, called Swansea, West Way, is located around 0.3 miles (453 m) away from its city centre.

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

    If you're looking for coaches from Manchester to Swansea, you can rely on National Express to get you to Swansea. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Manchester to Swansea route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

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

    The first coach from Manchester to Swansea leaves at 06: 45   and the last coach for this leaves at 15: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from Manchester to Swansea times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

    How early should I book Manchester to Swansea coach tickets to get the best deals?

    If you purchase Manchester to Swansea coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £12. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between Manchester and Swansea. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.