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Overview: Coach from Southampton to Manchester

distanceDistance181 miles (292 km)
durationAverage coach duration5 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€17)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Southampton to Manchester cover the 181 miles (292 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £14, but the average price of coach tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

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National Express between Southampton and Manchester

National Express coaches will get you between Southampton and Manchester from £14. 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 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 between Southampton and Manchester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: £14

Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets from Southampton to Manchester due to the coronavirus:

  • 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.

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FAQs
What is the cost of cheap coaches between Southampton and Manchester?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Manchester from Southampton for the next 7 days starting from £14  one way.
What is the average cost of a coach from Southampton to Manchester?
The Southampton to Manchester coach ticket price is on average £15  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance from Southampton to Manchester via coach?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Southampton and Manchester via coach to be approximately 181 miles (292 km).
What is the average Southampton to Manchester coach duration?
On average the coach from Southampton to Manchester duration is 5 h 55 min  for the 181 miles (292 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure coach station in Southampton and arrival coach station in Manchester?

When departing from Southampton, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, Burgess Rd (Library) and Southampton, Southampton. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your route in coach stations like Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

Omio customers book a coach from Southampton Central   to Manchester, Shudehill Interchange   most frequently for this route.

Where is the coach station in Southampton? Where is the coach station in Manchester?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Southampton Central, is located 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city centre of Southampton.

The most popular arrival coach station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, is located 0.3 miles (489 m) away from the city centre of Manchester.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Southampton to Manchester?
For the route from Southampton to Manchester you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Southampton to Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
When should I purchase Southampton Manchester coach tickets to score the best deals?
If you purchase Southampton to Manchester coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £15. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between Southampton and Manchester. Look out for coach tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.