Brighton and Hove to Manchester bus

Cheap bus tickets from Brighton and Hove to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Cheapest

26

Average

31

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
01:05PMBrighton, Coach Station10h00 11:05PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
261One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:50PMBrighton, Coach Station9h50 12:40AMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
261One-way
11:05AMBrighton, Coach Station10h20 09:25PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
261One-way
12:05PMBrighton, Coach Station10h05 10:10PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
281One-way
06:45AMBrighton, Coach Station10h40 05:25PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
281One-way

Bus schedule from Brighton and Hove to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Monday, September 26
02:50AMBrighton, Coach Station9h15 12:05PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
04:20AMBrighton, Coach Station9h55 02:15PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
05:35AMBrighton, Coach Station10h45 04:20PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
06:45AMBrighton, Coach Station10h40 05:25PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
08:05AMBrighton, Coach Station10h15 06:20PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
09:05AMBrighton, Coach Station10h10 07:15PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
10:05AMBrighton, Coach Station10h05 08:10PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
11:05AMBrighton, Coach Station10h20 09:25PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
12:05PMBrighton, Coach Station10h05 10:10PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
01:05PMBrighton, Coach Station10h00 11:05PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
01:55PMBrighton, Coach Station10h04 11:59PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
02:50PMBrighton, Coach Station9h50 12:40AMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
07:30PMBrighton, Coach Station10h25 05:55AMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer

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Bus times from Brighton and Hove to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Fastest Journey

9 h 15 m

Average

10 h 8 m

Buses per day

13

Distance

328 km

It's difficult to get from Brighton and Hove to Manchester without transferring at least once.

Fastest
02:50AMBrighton, Coach Station9h15 12:05PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
321One-way
2nd Fastest
02:50PMBrighton, Coach Station9h50 12:40AMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
261One-way
04:20AMBrighton, Coach Station9h55 02:15PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
281One-way
01:05PMBrighton, Coach Station10h00 11:05PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
261One-way
01:55PMBrighton, Coach Station10h04 11:59PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
311One-way

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Overview: Bus from Brighton and Hove to Manchester

distanceDistance203 miles (327 km)
durationAverage bus duration9 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$23 (€23)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Brighton and Hove to Manchester cover the 203 miles (327 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $23 (€23), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $22 (€21).

Bus providers: National Express from Brighton and Hove to Manchester

You can travel by bus from Brighton and Hove to Manchester with National Express for as low as $22 (€21). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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 Brighton and Hove - 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.

  • Average Price: $22

Buses from Brighton to Manchester

Buses travel between Pool Valley Coach Station or the Preston Circus stop to Manchester Coach Station. There are over 100 different journey options available each day. All buses travel to London first where a change is required and some routes require a second change in Birmingham. The total travel time is usually seven and a half hours plus the connection time of 40 minutes or more.

Which bus companies travel from Brighton to Manchester?

All buses on the route from Brighton to Manchester are operated by National Express. Buses on this route are equipped with comfortable seats, toilets, wheelchair lifts that can be used at compatible stops, and free WiFi for use by passengers.

How long is the bus from Brighton to Manchester?

There are no direct buses available on the route between Brighton and Manchester. All indirect routes require at least one change of buses, most often in London and Birmingham. These buses have a journey time of around seven and a half hours, plus any waiting time in the connecting bus station. The total travel time varies depending on the connections.

How many buses are there from Brighton to Manchester?

There are over 100 route combinations available between Brighton and Manchester. Several buses depart from Brighton each hour from approximately 2:00 a.m. up to 9:00 p.m. The buses first travel north to London where a change is required. From there, there are several options of direct buses to Manchester or buses that change in another city, which is usually Birmingham.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Brighton to Manchester?

Departure bus station: Buses depart from either Pool Valley Coach Station or Preston Circus in Brighton. The Pool Valley station is just a few minutes from the Pier, so it is easy to reach from around Brighton, and the Preston Circus stop is just five minutes north of there. There are no facilities at the departure points in Brighton, but nearby, there are banks, coffee shops, and toilets.

Arrival bus station: All buses from Brighton arrive at Manchester Coach Station. This bus station is located between the city center and Manchester Piccadilly train station on Chorlton Street. The free bus stops nearby, which takes passengers around the city center free of charge. Facilities at the station include ATMs, charging points, and a coffee shop.

Travel Tips: Bus to Manchester from Brighton and Hove

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 Brighton and Hove to Manchester.
FAQs
Bus tickets between Brighton and Hove and Manchester for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $22 (€21)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Brighton and Hove to Manchester bus ticket price is on average $23 (€23)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Brighton and Hove and Manchester by bus to be approximately 203 miles (327 km).
The bus time to Manchester from Brighton and Hove is on average 9 h 35 min  for the 203 miles (327 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Manchester from Brighton and Hove by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
For the route from Brighton and Hove to Manchester you can take a bus with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services from Brighton and Hove to Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The first Brighton and Hove to Manchester bus departs at 4: 35 AM   and the last bus from Brighton and Hove to Manchester leaves at 9: 50 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Brighton and Hove to Manchester on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this trip and save money. If you book bus tickets from Brighton and Hove to Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $23 (€23) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Brighton and Hove to Manchester a few months in advance.

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