York to Manchester coach

Cheap bus tickets from York to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

£16

Average

£16

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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05:43York3h37 09:20Manchester, Coach Station
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£161One-way
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13:25York3h00 16:25Manchester, Coach Station
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£161One-way
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09:24York3h01 12:25Manchester, Coach Station
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£161One-way
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08:09York3h41 11:50Manchester, Coach Station
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£161One-way
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18:55York4h05 23:00Manchester, Coach Station
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£161One-way

Bus Timetable York to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, 26 May
05:43York3h37 09:20Manchester, Coach Station
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06:59York3h41 10:40Manchester, Coach Station
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08:09York3h41 11:50Manchester, Coach Station
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09:24York3h01 12:25Manchester, Coach Station
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11:35York3h15 14:50Manchester, Coach Station
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13:25York3h00 16:25Manchester, Coach Station
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15:25York3h40 19:05Manchester, Coach Station
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17:26York3h14 20:40Manchester, Coach Station
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18:55York4h05 23:00Manchester, Coach Station
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21:07York3h18 00:25Manchester, Coach Station
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Bus times from York to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

3 h

Average

3 h 27 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

93 km

It's difficult to get from York to Manchester without changing at least once.

Fastest
13:25York3h00 16:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 change
£161One-way
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09:24York3h01 12:25Manchester, Coach Station
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£161One-way
17:26York3h14 20:40Manchester, Coach Station
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£161One-way
11:35York3h15 14:50Manchester, Coach Station
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£161One-way
21:07York3h18 00:25Manchester, Coach Station
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£161One-way

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Overview: Coach from York to Manchester

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€19)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from York to Manchester cover the 57 miles (92 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £15, but the average price of coach tickets is £16. Travellers depart most frequently from York and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express York to Manchester

You can travel by coach from York to Manchester with National Express for as low as £15. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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

  • Average Price: £15

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.

Travel Tips: Coach to Manchester from York

Take the bus to Manchester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from York to Manchester.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach between York and Manchester for as little as £15  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the York to Manchester coach price to come in at an average of £16  one way.
The distance from York to Manchester by coach is approximately 57 miles (92 km).
The coach time from York to Manchester is on average 3 h 15 min  for the 57 miles (92 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Manchester from York by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from York, you have various coach station options to start your route from including York, Train Station, York, Rail Station and York, Clifford Street. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your journey in coach stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium.

Omio customers book a coach from York   to Manchester, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called York, is located 0.5 miles (790 m) from the city centre of York.

The most popular arrival coach station, Manchester, Coach Station, is located 0.2 miles (343 m) away from the city centre of Manchester.

If you're looking for coaches from York to Manchester, you can rely on National Express to get you to Manchester. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the York to Manchester route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The earliest coach departing from York to Manchester leaves at 04: 43. The last coach departing from York to Manchester leaves at 21: 07. You can find the latest York to Manchester coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this trip and save money. If you buy coach tickets between York and Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £16 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from York to Manchester a few months in advance.

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