York to Manchester bus

Tue, 16 Apr
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Cheap coach tickets from York to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Megabus
10:573h33
York
14:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£101One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Megabus
08:463h44
York
12:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£101One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Megabus
12:573h53
York
16:50Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
£101One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
12:574h38
York
17:35Manchester, Airport
£111One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
10:574h18
York
15:15Manchester, Airport
£111One-way
1 change

Bus timetableYork to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 April
National Express
06:253h15
York
09:40Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
07:263h44
York
11:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
08:463h44
York
12:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
Megabus
08:464h29
York
13:15Manchester, Airport
1 change
National Express
08:503h00
York
11:50Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
09:262h59
York
12:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
10:303h25
York
13:55Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
10:573h33
York
14:30Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
Megabus
10:574h18
York
15:15Manchester, Airport
1 change
National Express
12:003h10
York
15:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
12:574h38
York
17:35Manchester, Airport
1 change
Megabus
12:573h53
York
16:50Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 change
National Express
13:003h40
York
16:40Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
15:013h09
York
18:10Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
16:053h20
York
19:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
17:373h03
York
20:40Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
18:063h24
York
21:30Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
20:073h18
York
23:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
21:083h42
York
00:50Manchester, Coach Station
1 change

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Bus times from York to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 16 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 59 m

Average

3 h 33 m

Buses per day

19

Distance

93 km

To travel from York to Manchester you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
National Express
09:262h59
York
12:25Manchester, Coach Station
£201One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
National Express
08:503h00
York
11:50Manchester, Coach Station
£171One-way
1 change
National Express
17:373h03
York
20:40Manchester, Coach Station
£171One-way
1 change
National Express
15:013h09
York
18:10Manchester, Coach Station
£171One-way
1 change
National Express
12:003h10
York
15:10Manchester, Coach Station
£221One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from York to Manchester

distanceDistance57 miles
durationAverage coach duration2 h 53 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€17)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or TransPennine Express

Coaches from York to Manchester cover the 57 miles long route taking on average 2 h 53 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or TransPennine Express. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £10, but the average price of coach tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from York, Rail Station and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

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

For as little as £10 you can travel by coach to Manchester from York with National Express, Megabus and TransPennine Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

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 York and Manchester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

York to Manchester coach information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 3 h
  • Cheapest Price: £13
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

Buses from York to Manchester: Journey Details

Passengers can travel the 113 kilometres from York to Manchester on comfortable buses operated by National Express. They offer 3 daily departures, two in the morning and one in the afternoon. All involve a change of coach at Leeds. Some make calls at Bradford, others at Chadderton, New Moston, and Failsworth. The fastest travel time is 2 hours and 35 minutes.

Taking the Bus from York

Buses from York to Manchester depart from York Bus Station on Station Road, conveniently situated across from the train station. The major local operator is First York with services 5/5A, 6 and 59 stopping on Station Road. Also Yorkshire Coastliner buses arrive from major points in the county including Whitby, Scarborough and Bridlington. Central York is very pedestrian-friendly for passengers wishing to walk to the bus station. Also many taxis can be found at important city locations such as the train station, Blossom Street, and St Leonard’s Place.

Getting into Manchester by Bus

A proud and indefatigable northern city, Manchester has something for everyone. Culture and history buffs will love the city’s museums, concert halls and galleries. Shoppers will find much to excite in boutiques and swank shopping centres. Party lovers will revel in a thriving nightlife scene with few peers. And as home to arguably the world’s most glamorous and high profile football team, Manchester, it’s a place of pilgrimage for soccer fans. Buses from York to Manchester terminate at Manchester Central Coach Station, on Chorlton Street near Piccadilly Train Station. Buses X40, X41 and X43 depart from outside the coach station as does Metroshuttle bus service line 1 and Centreline bus 4. Also nearby Piccadilly Gardens is the hub for most local bus routes and for trips to nearby cities including Bolton and Wigan.

FAQs: York to Manchester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from York 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 York to Manchester.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from York to Manchester can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for York to Manchester is £15; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the York to Manchester coach time is 2 h 53 min   covering the 57 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from York to Manchester leaves at 07: 03. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from York to Manchester leaves at 21: 08.
There is 1 coach a day from York to Manchester which require at least one change with National Express, Megabus or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the route from York to Manchester you can take a coach with National Express, Megabus or TransPennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from York to Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from York, you have various coach station options to start your route from including York, Rail Station, York, Train Station and York, St George's Field. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your journey in coach stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and Manchester, Airport.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from York, Rail Station, which is located around 0.5 miles (786 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.

The cheapest month to travel from York to Manchester by coach is September.
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