Plymouth to Manchester bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Plymouth to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Plymouth to Manchester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Megabus
04:009h00
Plymouth
13:00Manchester
£211One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
08:1013h45
Plymouth
21:55Manchester
£251One-way
0 changes
Megabus
03:008h10
Plymouth
11:10Manchester
£321One-way
0 changes
Megabus
16:307h45
Plymouth
00:15Manchester
£381One-way
0 changes
Megabus
14:309h05
Plymouth
23:35Manchester
£431One-way
0 changes

Bus timetablePlymouth to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Monday, 27 May
Megabus
14:309h05
Plymouth
23:35Manchester
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FlixBus
08:1013h45
Plymouth
21:55Manchester
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Megabus
16:307h45
Plymouth
00:15Manchester
0 changes
Megabus
03:008h10
Plymouth
11:10Manchester
0 changes
Megabus
04:009h00
Plymouth
13:00Manchester
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Bus times from Plymouth to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

7 h 45 m

Average

10 h

Buses per day

6

Distance

370 km

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

Megabus
16:307h45
Plymouth
00:15Manchester
£381One-way
0 changes
Megabus
03:008h10
Plymouth
11:10Manchester
£321One-way
0 changes
Megabus
04:009h00
Plymouth
13:00Manchester
£211One-way
0 changes
Megabus
14:309h05
Plymouth
23:35Manchester
£431One-way
0 changes
National Express
23:0512h20
Plymouth
11:25Manchester
£611One-way
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Overview: Coach from Plymouth to Manchester

distanceDistance229 miles
durationAverage coach duration7 h 45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£25 (€28)
frequencyCoach frequency2 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Coaches from Plymouth to Manchester cover the 229 miles long trip taking on average 7 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 2 coaches operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £25. Travellers depart most frequently from Plymouth, Coach Station and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus Plymouth to Manchester

You can travel by coach between Plymouth and Manchester with National Express, Megabus and FlixBus for as low as £16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

Coach information from Plymouth to Manchester with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 31 min
  • Cheapest Price: £16

Coaches from Plymouth to Manchester

Plymouth and Manchester are approximately 300 miles apart. Those wishing to visit the northern hub from the south-west coast can make use of regular National Express services. With five departures per day, of which two are direct, passengers can expect to arrive in Manchester in as little as eight hours 30 minutes. It is worth noting that in this case, the fastest journey is an indirect route requiring one change at Birmingham.

Which coach companies travel from Plymouth to Manchester?

All services between Plymouth and Manchester are offered by National Express. The largest operator of coaches across the UK, National Express has a high standard of travel. While on board, passengers can take advantage of the comfortable, spacious seating, free WiFi and charging sockets. All passengers have a luggage allowance of two 20 kg cases, which can be stored in the hold.

How long is the coach from Plymouth to Manchester?

The fastest service between Plymouth and Manchester is the indirect National Express service, which takes eight hours 30 minutes. The fastest direct service takes just five minutes more. Whenever passengers decide to travel, they should be able to complete the journey in under nine hours.

How many coaches are there from Plymouth to Manchester?

On any given day, passengers can expect to choose from five departures to Manchester from Plymouth. Two of these services are direct, while the other three require one change at Birmingham. The frequency of departures does not change over the weekend, though the first coach leaves Plymouth 15 minutes later.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Plymouth to Manchester?

Departure coach station: All services depart from Plymouth Coach Station, located in the heart of the city centre on Armada Way. Those driving can reach the station via Mayflower Street and make use of the large car park nearby. Those arriving by train will find the coach station less than half a mile away. Station amenities include real-time passenger departure screens, food and drink options, cycle stands and a waiting room.

Arrival coach station: Passengers will alight their coach at Manchester Coach Station. Found in the centre of town, the station is a short 10-minute walk from Manchester Piccadilly Train Station, where passengers can find onward travel. The coach station is accessible by numerous bus and tram routes. Station facilities include a seated waiting lounge, toilets, luggage storage and food and drink options.

FAQs: Plymouth to Manchester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Plymouth to Manchester with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Plymouth to Manchester.
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Cheap coach tickets from Plymouth to Manchester can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Plymouth to Manchester is £25; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Plymouth to Manchester coach travel time is 7 h 45 min   for the 229 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Plymouth to Manchester leaves at 05: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Plymouth to Manchester leaves at 23: 05.
There are 2 coaches a day from Plymouth to Manchester which require at least one change with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the route from Plymouth to Manchester you can take a coach with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services between Plymouth and Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Plymouth, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Plymouth, Coach Station, Plymouth, Viaduct and Plymouth, Derry's Cross North / Royal Parade. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your journey in coach stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and Manchester, Airport.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Plymouth, Coach Station, which is located around 0.3 miles (498 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Manchester, Coach Station, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Plymouth to Manchester by coach is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Plymouth and Manchester including taking a train, coach or flight.
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