Duration 5h 10m
Distance 198.6 miles
Average price £11
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average bus between London and Manchester takes 5h 10m and the fastest bus takes 4h 5m. There is a bus service every few hours from London to Manchester. 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. London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Manchester
5h
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£9 - £12

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Manchester. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between London and Manchester is 164 miles. The road distance is 198.6 miles.

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London to Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester station.

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What companies run services between London and Manchester?

National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester hourly. Tickets cost £9 - £12 and the journey takes 5h.
Bus operators
National Express
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £12

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 London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express

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