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Bus Information from Belfast to Manchester

distanceDistance167 miles (270 km)
durationAverage bus duration13 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$66 (€53)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Belfast to Manchester cover the 167 miles (270 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $65 (€53), but the average price of bus tickets is $66 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Belfast Central and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

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National Express between Belfast and Manchester

National Express buses will get you between Belfast and Manchester from $65 (€53). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

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 Belfast - 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 has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets from Belfast to Manchester and when traveling by bus:

    • 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.

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    Buses from Belfast 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 Belfast to Manchester.
    FAQs
    What is the price of the cheapest bus from Belfast to Manchester?
    Bus tickets to Manchester from Belfast for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $65 (€53)  one way in the next 7 days.
    What is the price of a bus ticket to Manchester from Belfast?
    If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Belfast to Manchester bus to cost on average $66 (€53)  one way.
    What is the distance to Manchester from Belfast by bus?
    You should expect to travel around 167 miles (270 km)  to Manchester from Belfast by bus.
    How long is the bus to Manchester from Belfast?
    On average the Belfast to Manchester bus time is 13 h 40 min  covering the 167 miles (270 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the bus from Belfast to Manchester depart from? Which Manchester bus station do I come into from Belfast?

    There are a few bus stations in Belfast to start your trip from including Belfast, Stena Line terminus, Belfast, Europa Buscentre and Belfast, Europa Bus Centre. In Manchester you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Belfast Central   and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

    Where is the bus station in Belfast to go to Manchester? Where is the bus station in Manchester located?

    Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Belfast Central and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this bus station.

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

    What bus providers offer a service between Belfast and Manchester?
    Take the Belfast to Manchester bus with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the route to Manchester from Belfast as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    What are the first and last departure bus times from Belfast to Manchester?
    The first Belfast to Manchester bus departs at 1: 20 PM   and the last bus from Belfast to Manchester leaves at 2: 20 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Belfast to Manchester on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    When should I buy the Belfast to Manchester bus for the best deals on tickets?
    If you purchase a bus ticket from Belfast to Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $66 (€53) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets to Manchester from Belfast are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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