The cheapest buses from York to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 26 Sep

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.

The average ticket from York to Manchester will cost around £ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.

Cheapest
07:03York3h37 10:40Manchester, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way
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15:25York3h40 19:05Manchester, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way
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19:25York3h35 23:00Manchester, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way
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12:25York3h35 16:00Manchester, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way
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13:25York3h00 16:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way

Timetable York to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sun, 26 Sep
07:03York3h37 10:40Manchester, Coach Station
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08:03York3h47 11:50Manchester, Coach Station
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09:40York2h45 12:25Manchester, Coach Station
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11:25York3h25 14:50Manchester, Coach Station
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12:25York3h35 16:00Manchester, 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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17:25York3h15 20:40Manchester, Coach Station
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19:25York3h35 23:00Manchester, Coach Station
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21:07York3h18 00:25Manchester, Coach Station
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
26 Sep
£23First Transpennine Express
£16National Express
Mon
27 Sep
£24First Transpennine Express
£16National Express
Tue
28 Sep
£24First Transpennine Express
£16National Express
Wed
29 Sep
£22First Transpennine Express
£16National Express
Thu
30 Sep
£22First Transpennine Express
£15National Express
Fri
1 Oct
£22First Transpennine Express
£15National Express
Sat
2 Oct
£19First Transpennine Express
£15National Express
Sun
3 Oct
£13First Transpennine Express
£15National Express
Mon
4 Oct
£20First Transpennine Express
£16National Express
Wed
6 Oct
£11First Transpennine Express
£16National Express
Fri
8 Oct
£18First Transpennine Express
£16National Express
Sat
9 Oct
£19First Transpennine Express
£16National Express
Sun
10 Oct
£11First Transpennine Express
£16National Express
Mon
11 Oct
£16First Transpennine Express
£15National Express
Wed
13 Oct
£16First Transpennine Express
£15National Express
Thu
14 Oct
£11First Transpennine Express
£16National Express
Fri
15 Oct
£11First Transpennine Express
£15National Express

The fastest buses from York to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 26 Sep

Fastest Journey

2 h 45 m

Average

3 h 23 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

93 km

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

Fastest
09:40York2h45 12:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way
2nd Fastest
13:25York3h00 16:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way
17:25York3h15 20:40Manchester, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way
21:07York3h18 00:25Manchester, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way
11:25York3h25 14:50Manchester, Coach Station
1 changes
£161One-way

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Coach Information from York to Manchester

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€17)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from York to Manchester cover the 57 miles (92 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 35 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, Shudehill Interchange.

Coach companies

National Express between York and Manchester

Find the best coaches from York to Manchester with Omio's travel partners National Express from £15. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the York - Manchester coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from York to Manchester, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • 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.

    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

    Buses from York to Manchester
    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
    What is the price of the cheapest coach between York and Manchester?
    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach from York to Manchester for the next 7 days starting from £15  one way.
    How much is a coach ticket from York to Manchester?
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket between York and Manchester is £16  one way.
    How far is it from York to Manchester by coach?
    The distance to Manchester from York by coach is approximately 57 miles (92 km).
    What is the average York to Manchester coach duration?
    While the time it takes to travel 57 miles (92 km) from York to Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from York to Manchester is on average 2 h 35 min.
    What station does the York to Manchester coach leave from? Which Manchester coach station do I come into from York?

    When departing from York, you have various coach station options to start your route from including York, Train Station, York, Rail Station and York, Castle Howard (The Grounds). When arriving in Manchester, you can end your trip in coach stations like Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

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

    Where is the coach station in York to go to Manchester? Where is the coach station in Manchester located?

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their coaches from York and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.

    Passengers arriving in Manchester most often arrive at Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this coach station to the city centre.

    Which coach companies should I travel with from York to Manchester?
    Take the York to Manchester coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between York and Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    When can I take the first coach from York to Manchester? When can I take the last coach for the day?
    If you prefer early morning coaches from York to Manchester, the first coach leaves at 04: 50. If you prefer late night coaches from York to Manchester, the last coach of the day leaves at 18: 25. Omio shows you the latest coach from York to Manchester times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    When should I buy York Manchester coach tickets to score the best deals?
    If you buy York to Manchester coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £16. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches from York to Manchester. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    York
    Manchester
    York
    Amenities
    York
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    York Leeman Rd Coach Stop
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