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.
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6 h 25 m
6 h 35 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Southampton for Manchester every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||181 miles (292 km)|
|Average coach duration||6 h 5 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£18 (€20)|
|Coach companies||Megabus or National Express|
Coaches from Southampton to Manchester cover the 181 miles (292 km) long route taking on average 6 h 5 min with our travel partners like Megabus or National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £18, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
Travel between Southampton and Manchester from £14 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Manchester from Southampton, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
Some of the Southampton coach stations to Manchester you can start your journey from include Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, West Park Rd. And Southampton, Saint Mary's Stadium. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Manchester include Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Southampton Central and arriving in Manchester, Coach Station.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Southampton Central and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 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 0.2 miles (343 m) from this coach station to the city centre.
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