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Overview: Bus from Ipswich to Manchester

distanceDistance172 miles (277 km)
durationAverage bus duration9 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$27 (€25)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Ipswich to Manchester cover the 172 miles (277 km) long route taking on average 9 h 20 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $24 (€22), but the average price of bus tickets is $27 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Ipswich and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Bus companies: National Express from Ipswich to Manchester

Buy your official National Express bus tickets to Manchester from Ipswich from $24 (€22) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular 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 Ipswich - 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: $24

Travel Tips: Bus to Manchester from Ipswich

Travel Tips: 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 Ipswich to Manchester.
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Ipswich to Manchester to cost as little as $24 (€22)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Ipswich to Manchester bus to cost on average $27 (€25)  one way.
The Ipswich to Manchester bus distance is approximately 172 miles (277 km).
On average the Ipswich to Manchester bus travel time is 9 h 20 min  for the 172 miles (277 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking the bus to Manchester from Ipswich, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Ipswich, Tower Ramparts, Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco) and Ipswich. Your trip can end in bus stations such as Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Ipswich   and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Ipswich and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Manchester most often arrive at Manchester, Coach Station and need to travel around 0.2 miles (343 m) from this bus station to the city center.

For the route from Ipswich to Manchester you can take a bus with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services between Ipswich and Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase bus tickets between Ipswich and Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $27 (€25) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your bus ticket from Ipswich to Manchester a few months in advance.

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