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Coach Information to Manchester from Sheffield

distanceDistance32 miles (52 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£9 (€10)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Sheffield to Manchester cover the 32 miles (52 km) long route taking on average 2 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £9, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

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Travel with National Express from Sheffield to Manchester

National Express coaches will get you between Sheffield and Manchester from £7. 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 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 Sheffield - Manchester 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.

  • Average Price: £9

When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from Sheffield to Manchester, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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.

Buses from Sheffield to Manchester: Journey Details

National Express operates regular buses from Sheffield to Manchester seven days a week. The direct journey takes around 3.5 hours. The first departure from Sheffield Interchange is just after 4:00 a.m. and the last departure is just after 10:30 p.m. Megabus offer a quicker and cheaper option to Manchester, with two buses a day departing from the Sheffield Meadowhall Shopping Centre. Journey time is 2 hours with departures at around 5:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Taking the Bus from Sheffield

Sheffield Interchange is on Howard Street, 10 minutes walk or 5 minutes by tram from the heart of the city. The Meadowhall Bus Station is located outside the city centre and linked by trams and trains. The tram journey takes 20 minutes and the train just 5, with departures every few minutes. First Bus and Stagecoach operate Sheffield's public transport system, which includes local and regional buses and three tram lines. Taxis are available at both stations.

Getting into Manchester by Bus

There is plenty to entertain visitors in Manchester. The city has a vibrant music and nightclub scene, cultural attractions, world-class museums and fine dining. Manchester's industrial roots, spanning over two centuries are celebrated in museums, such as the Museum of Science and Industry, as well as at the newly rejuvenated Salford Quays area of the waterside. Manchester Chorlton Street Coach Station is a few minutes by foot from Manchester Piccadilly Train Station, the Arndale Shopping Centre and the city' historic attractions. First Bus operates local tram and bus services, which include regular night bus routes seven days a week. A taxi rank is located at the station.

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Buses from Sheffield to Manchester
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest coach between Sheffield and Manchester?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Sheffield to Manchester for as little as £7  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Sheffield to Manchester on average?
The Sheffield to Manchester coach ticket price is on average £9  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is it from Sheffield to Manchester by coach?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Sheffield and Manchester via coach to be approximately 32 miles (52 km).
How many hours does it take from Sheffield to Manchester by coach?
While the time it takes to travel 32 miles (52 km) between Sheffield and Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Sheffield to Manchester is on average 2 h 5 min.
What station does the Sheffield to Manchester coach leave from? Which Manchester coach station do I come into from Sheffield?

Some of the Sheffield coach stations to Manchester you can start your journey from include Sheffield, Brown Street, Sheffield and Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Manchester include Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Sheffield   and arriving in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

Where do I find the Sheffield coach station to Manchester? Where is the Manchester coach station?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Sheffield, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which coach companies can take me to Manchester from Sheffield?
For the route from Sheffield to Manchester you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Sheffield to Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any Sheffield to Manchester direct coach services?
Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Sheffield to Manchester with Flixbus  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
When should I buy Sheffield Manchester coach tickets to score the best deals?
You can find a coach from Sheffield to Manchester to cost on average £9 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Sheffield to Manchester coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.