Wakefield to Manchester bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Wakefield to Manchester

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

National Express
08:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change

Bus timetableWakefield to Manchester

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08:25Manchester, Coach Station
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Bus times from Wakefield to Manchester

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Fastest Journey

2 h 55 m


2 h 55 m

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54 km

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National Express
08:25Manchester, Coach Station
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Overview: Coach from Wakefield to Manchester

distanceDistance33 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£17 (€18)
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesFlixBus or TransPennine Express

Coaches from Wakefield to Manchester cover the 33 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like FlixBus or TransPennine Express. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £17, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £2. Travellers depart most frequently from Wakefield, Northgate and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Coach companies: FlixBus and TransPennine Express Wakefield to Manchester

Find the best coaches from Wakefield to Manchester with Omio's travel partners FlixBus and TransPennine Express from £4. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

Wakefield to Manchester coach information with TransPennine Express:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 18 min
  • Cheapest Price: £29

FAQs: Wakefield to Manchester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Wakefield 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 Wakefield to Manchester.
Cheap coach tickets from Wakefield to Manchester can start from as little as £2 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Wakefield to Manchester is £17; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Wakefield to Manchester coach time is 1 h 10 min   covering the 33 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Wakefield to Manchester leaves at 05: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Wakefield to Manchester leaves at 20: 00.
When taking a coach from Wakefield to Manchester, you can count on FlixBus or TransPennine Express for the best way to get you to Manchester. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Wakefield and Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Wakefield, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Wakefield, Northgate, Wakefield, Cathedral Retail Pk and Wakefield, Northbound Coach Park M1. 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 Wakefield, Northgate, which is located around 0.1 miles (97 m) 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 Wakefield is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Wakefield to Manchester by coach is January.
You have options as you can travel between Wakefield and Manchester 2 different ways: train or coach.

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