Oxford to Manchester coach

Cheap bus tickets from Oxford to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£20

Average

£28

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.

Cheapest
17:25Oxford4h30 21:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
£201One-way
Cheapest
12:15Oxford5h20 17:35Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
£201One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:00Oxford4h20 14:20Manchester, Airport
0 changes
£201One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:50Oxford3h20 22:10Manchester, Airport
0 changes
£201One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:50Oxford3h50 22:40Manchester
0 changes
£201One-way

Bus Timetable Oxford to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
01:10Oxford4h45 05:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
05:10Oxford8h00 13:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
09:20Oxford, Sandhills5h05 14:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
09:45Oxford4h40 14:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
10:00Oxford4h20 14:20Manchester, Airport
0 changes
10:00Oxford4h55 14:55Manchester
0 changes
10:20Oxford, Sandhills5h35 15:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
10:45Oxford5h10 15:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
11:00Oxford6h10 17:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
12:15Oxford5h20 17:35Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
12:35Oxford, Sandhills5h50 18:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
13:00Oxford5h25 18:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
14:50Oxford, Sandhills7h05 21:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
15:50Oxford5h55 21:45Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
17:25Oxford4h30 21:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
17:35Oxford, Sandhills6h15 23:50Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
18:00Oxford5h50 23:50Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
18:50Oxford3h20 22:10Manchester, Airport
0 changes
18:50Oxford3h50 22:40Manchester
0 changes
20:05Oxford, Sandhills5h10 01:15Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
20:30Oxford4h45 01:15Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
23:20Oxford, Sandhills6h35 05:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
23:45Oxford6h10 05:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change

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Bus times from Oxford to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 20 m

Average

5 h 25 m

Buses per day

23

Distance

203 km

Of the 23 buses that leave Oxford for Manchester every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
18:50Oxford3h20 22:10Manchester, Airport
0 changes
£201One-way
2nd Fastest
18:50Oxford3h50 22:40Manchester
0 changes
£201One-way
10:00Oxford4h20 14:20Manchester, Airport
0 changes
£201One-way
17:25Oxford4h30 21:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
£201One-way
09:45Oxford4h40 14:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
£231One-way

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Overview: Coach from Oxford to Manchester

distanceDistance126 miles (203 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€17)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus or National Express

Coaches from Oxford to Manchester cover the 126 miles (203 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 10 min with our travel partners like Megabus or National Express. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Buses from Oxford to Manchester

National Express offers direct and indirect buses from Oxford to Manchester. The direct service leaves Oxford in the early afternoon, taking just under seven hours to reach Manchester. There are several additional indirect services requiring a change at Milton Keynes Coachway or Birmingham Coach Station. Overnight and late evening departures offer the fastest journey times, reaching Manchester in under five hours. Buses from Oxford to Manchester depart from Oxford Bus Station, on the western edge of the town centre, arriving at the central Manchester Coach Station, near Piccadilly rail station.

Travel Tips: Coach to Manchester from Oxford

Take the bus to Manchester 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 Oxford to Manchester.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach from Oxford to Manchester for the next 7 days starting from £12  one way.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket between Oxford and Manchester is £15  one way.
The distance to Manchester from Oxford by coach is approximately 126 miles (203 km).
While the time it takes to travel 126 miles (203 km) from Oxford to Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Oxford to Manchester is on average 4 h 10 min.

When departing from Oxford, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Oxford, St Aldate's, Oxford, Thornhill Park and Ride and Oxford, Railway Station (Stop R4). When arriving in Manchester, you can end your trip in coach stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their coaches from Oxford and need to travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in Manchester most often arrive at Manchester, Coach Station and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from this coach station to the city centre.

Take the Oxford to Manchester coach with Megabus or National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between Oxford and Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there is 1 direct coach per day from Oxford to Manchester with Megabus, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your coach ticket.
The average number of coaches departing Oxford for Manchester is 1 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Oxford to Manchester coach departs at 08: 15   and the last coach from Oxford to Manchester leaves at 22: 45. Check out the most up-to-date Oxford to Manchester coach timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book Oxford to Manchester coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £15. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches from Oxford to Manchester. Look out for coach tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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