|Distance||252 miles (407 km)|
|Average bus duration||8 h 55 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$64 (€61)|
|Bus companies||National Express or Megabus|
Buses from Aberdeen to Manchester cover the 252 miles (407 km) long route taking on average 8 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $64 (€61), but the average price of bus tickets is $64 (€61). Travelers depart most frequently from Aberdeen and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
You can travel by bus from Aberdeen to Manchester with National Express for as low as $64 (€61). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses 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 traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses 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 Aberdeen - Manchester bus: 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.
National Express operates five buses a day departing Aberdeen for Manchester. The bus leaving in the morning and the two leaving in the early evening operate single-transfer routes to Aberdeen, requiring a transfer in Glasgow. This trip takes about nine hours to complete. The two buses leaving in the mid-afternoon operate along routes that require two transfers to reach Manchester. In the latter case, the trip takes about 12 hours to complete. The average travel time between Aberdeen and Manchester by bus is about ten hours.
Only National Express operates buses between Aberdeen and Manchester. Three of the five daily buses operate routes that require a transfer in Glasgow. The two buses leaving in the mid-afternoon operate routes that require two transfers - one route transferring in Perth and Edinburgh and the other transferring in Dundee and Glasgow.
The average journey using buses from Aberdeen to Manchester takes about ten hours to complete. There are no direct journeys. The shortest available journey leaves early each morning, takes about nine hours, and involves one transfer at Glasgow. The mid-afternoon buses require two transfers each (one route transferring at Perth and Edinburgh, and the other transferring at Dundee and Glasgow), and take about 12 hours to complete the journey to Manchester.
Five buses depart Aberdeen for Manchester each day. One leaves in the morning, two mid-afternoon, and two in the early evening. The two mid-afternoon buses are part of routes that require two transfers. The other three bus routes require one transfer each, all at Glasgow.
Departure bus station: All buses on the Aberdeen-Manchester route depart from the Aberdeen Bus Station in Guild Street, Aberdeen. The bus station is adjacent to Aberdeen's train station and is within walking distance of the harbour. Being in the city center, the bus station is well-served in terms of amenities and public transport.
Arrival bus station: All buses arrive at Manchester bus Station in central Manchester. The station offers an eatery and coffee shop, as well as easy access to public transport. It is within walking distance of numerous hotels.
When departing from Aberdeen, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Aberdeen, Guild Street, Aberdeen, International Airport and Aberdeen, Woolmanhill. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your route in bus stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium.
Omio customers book a bus from Aberdeen to Manchester, Coach Station most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Aberdeen, which is located around 0.2 miles (290 m) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Manchester, Coach Station, located 0.2 miles (343 m) away from the city center.
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