Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Megabus
09:006h00
Southampton Central (SOU)
15:00Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£211One-way
0 changes
National Express
17:458h25
Southampton Central (SOU)
02:10Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£321One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableSouthampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 May
Megabus
09:006h00
Southampton Central (SOU)
15:00Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes
National Express
17:458h25
Southampton Central (SOU)
02:10Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes

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Bus times from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

6 h

Average

7 h 12 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

291 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Southampton Central (SOU) for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Megabus
09:006h00
Southampton Central (SOU)
15:00Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£211One-way
0 changes
National Express
17:458h25
Southampton Central (SOU)
02:10Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£321One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

distanceDistance180 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£23 (€26)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) cover the 180 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £23, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £15.

Coach companies: National Express and Megabus Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

National Express and Megabus coaches will get you to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) from Southampton Central (SOU) from £19. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your 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 Southampton Central (SOU) - Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 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.

Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) coach information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 14 h
  • Cheapest Price: £45
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 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 Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN).
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Cheap coach tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) can start from as little as £15 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is £23; 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 Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is 5 h 25 min   to travel the 180 mile long trip, with around there is 1 coach per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 04: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 22: 20.
There is 1 coach a day from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) which require at least one change with National Express or Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
Take the Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip between Southampton Central (SOU) and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The cheapest month to travel from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) by coach is March.
You have options as you can travel from Southampton Central (SOU) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Southampton Central

Distance from Southampton Central to city center
Distance from Southampton Central to city center
0.7 miles (1.2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus service goes from the north side (Blechynden Terrace) during engineering works. Overnight onward transport goes from the South side (West Quay side)
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Yes outside Platform 4 exit
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | U-Drive
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Step-free category A Station - This station has step-free access to all platforms. Please be aware that this station has no tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All South Western Railway ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. All machines are accessible, however the station may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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