Sheffield to Manchester bus

Sun, 14 Jul
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Cheap coach tickets from Sheffield to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 14 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Megabus
09:552h05
Sheffield, Meadowhall
12:00Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£91One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Megabus
06:051h25
Sheffield, Meadowhall
07:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£91One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
09:552h50
Sheffield, Meadowhall
12:45Manchester, Airport
£121One-way
0 changes
Megabus
05:052h15
Sheffield, Meadowhall
07:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£131One-way
0 changes
Megabus
17:302h50
Sheffield, Meadowhall
20:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£141One-way
1 change

Bus timetableSheffield to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 July
National Express
04:553h30
Sheffield, Coach Station
08:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
05:052h15
Sheffield, Meadowhall
07:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
Megabus
06:052h10
Sheffield, Meadowhall
08:15Manchester, Airport
0 changes
Megabus
06:051h25
Sheffield, Meadowhall
07:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
National Express
08:453h40
Sheffield, Coach Station
12:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
09:552h50
Sheffield, Meadowhall
12:45Manchester, Airport
0 changes
Megabus
09:552h05
Sheffield, Meadowhall
12:00Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 changes
National Express
09:554h00
Sheffield, Coach Station
13:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
11:004h10
Sheffield, Coach Station
15:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
11:154h00
Sheffield, Meadowhall
15:15Manchester, Airport
1 change
Megabus
11:153h15
Sheffield, Meadowhall
14:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
National Express
15:002h55
Sheffield, Coach Station
17:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
15:002h55
Sheffield, Coach Station
17:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
17:303h35
Sheffield, Meadowhall
21:05Manchester, Airport
1 change
Megabus
17:302h50
Sheffield, Meadowhall
20:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
National Express
18:052h35
Sheffield, Coach Station
20:40Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
19:053h05
Sheffield, Coach Station
22:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
20:553h55
Sheffield, Coach Station
00:50Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
22:255h00
Sheffield, Coach Station
03:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change

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Bus times from Sheffield to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 14 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 25 m

Average

3 h 10 m

Buses per day

19

Distance

52 km

Of the 19 buses that leave Sheffield for Manchester every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
06:051h25
Sheffield, Meadowhall
07:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£91One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Megabus
09:552h05
Sheffield, Meadowhall
12:00Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£91One-way
0 changes
Megabus
06:052h10
Sheffield, Meadowhall
08:15Manchester, Airport
£151One-way
0 changes
Megabus
05:052h15
Sheffield, Meadowhall
07:20Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£131One-way
0 changes
National Express
18:052h35
Sheffield, Coach Station
20:40Manchester, Coach Station
£151One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Sheffield to Manchester

distanceDistance32 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£12 (€14)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3), FlixBus, Bus or East Midlands Trains

Coaches from Sheffield to Manchester cover the 32 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3), FlixBus, Bus or East Midlands Trains. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £12, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield, Pond Street / Harmer Lane (Sheffield Interchange) and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express, Megabus and TransPennine Express Sheffield to Manchester

You can travel by coach to Manchester from Sheffield with National Express, Megabus and TransPennine Express for as low as £3. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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.

National Express from Sheffield to Manchester coach information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 5 min
  • Cheapest Price: £10

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.

FAQs: Sheffield to Manchester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Manchester.
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Cheap coach tickets from Sheffield to Manchester can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Sheffield to Manchester is £12; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by coach from Sheffield to Manchester is 1 h 25 min   to travel the 32 mile long trip. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first coach from Sheffield to Manchester leaves at 05: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Sheffield to Manchester leaves at 23: 27.
For the best Sheffield to Manchester coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Megabus, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3), FlixBus, Bus or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Sheffield and Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Sheffield, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Sheffield, Pond Street / Harmer Lane (Sheffield Interchange), Sheffield and Sheffield Meadowhall Way. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your trip in coach stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and Manchester, Airport.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Sheffield, Pond Street / Harmer Lane (Sheffield Interchange), which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) 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.

A day trip to Manchester from Sheffield is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 25 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Sheffield to Manchester by coach is May.
You have options as you can travel from Sheffield to Manchester 2 different ways: train or coach.

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