Bournemouth to Manchester bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Bournemouth to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

7 h 10 m

Average

8 h 44 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

308 km

Cheap bus tickets from Bournemouth to Manchester start from $23 with an average ticket price of $33.

The fastest bus from Bournemouth to Manchester takes 7h 10m in comparison to an average duration of 8h 44m and covers a distance of 308 km.

5 buses leave Bournemouth for Manchester every day with 5 travelling directly.

National Express
03:45PM9h05
Bournemouth
12:50AMManchester
$231One-way
0 transfers
National Express
02:45PM7h10
Bournemouth
09:55PMManchester
$301One-way
0 transfers
National Express
08:40AM8h55
Bournemouth
05:35PMManchester
$321One-way
0 transfers
National Express
05:00PM9h10
Bournemouth
02:10AMManchester
$351One-way
0 transfers
National Express
03:00PM9h20
Bournemouth
12:20AMManchester
$471One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Bournemouth to Manchester

distanceDistance190 miles (307 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$43 (€38)
frequencyBus frequency4 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Megabus

Buses from Bournemouth to Manchester cover the 190 miles (307 km) long route taking on average 7 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $22 (€19), but the average price of bus tickets is $43 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Bournemouth, Coach Station and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Bus providers: National Express and Megabus from Bournemouth to Manchester

Buy your official National Express and Megabus bus tickets from Bournemouth to Manchester from $18 (€15) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

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 Bournemouth - 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.

Bus information from Bournemouth to Manchester with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: $22
  • National Express frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Bus from Bournemouth to Manchester

FAQs: Take the bus from Bournemouth to Manchester with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Bournemouth to Manchester.
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Cheap bus tickets from Bournemouth to Manchester can start from as little as $22 (€19) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Bournemouth to Manchester is $43 (€38); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bournemouth to Manchester bus travel time is 7 h 25 min   for the 190 mile (307 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Bournemouth to Manchester leaves at 4: 40 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Bournemouth to Manchester leaves at 9: 30 PM.
There are 4 buses a day from Bournemouth to Manchester which require at least one change with National Express or Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
When taking a bus from Bournemouth to Manchester, you can count on National Express or Megabus for the best way to get you to Manchester. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service between Bournemouth and Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When departing from Bournemouth, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Bournemouth, Coach Station, Bournemouth, Airport and Bournemouth, Holdenhurst Road. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your route in bus stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Airport and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Bournemouth, Coach Station, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Manchester, Coach Station, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Bournemouth to Manchester by bus is September.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Bournemouth to Manchester including taking a bus or train.

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