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Duration 13h 46m
Distance 170.4 miles
Average price £20
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Greater Manchester and Portishead takes 13h 46m and the fastest bus takes 6h 30m. The bus service runs several times per day from Greater Manchester to Portishead. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  2. Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Portishead
7h 49m
£17 - £23

Greater Manchester to Portishead bus times

Buses run twice daily between Greater Manchester and Portishead. The earliest departure is at 11:29 in the morning, and the last departure from Greater Manchester is at 17:43 which arrives into Portishead at 15:32. All services require a transfer, and take on average 13h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Greater Manchester to Portishead? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Portishead. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Road and arriving at Portishead, Combe Road via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Bristol, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 49m.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Portishead is 139 miles. The road distance is 170.4 miles.

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Greater Manchester to Portishead bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Greater Manchester to Portishead bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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There are 859+ hotels available in Portishead. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Greater Manchester and Portishead?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Portishead via Manchester City Centre, Dickinson Street, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Bristol Bus & Coach Station, and Bristol, Bus Station in around 7h 49m.
Bus operators
National Express
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express

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