Leeds to Manchester bus

Wed, Jul 24
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Cheap bus tickets from Leeds to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Leeds to Manchester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
National Express
08:30PM1h40
Leeds, Coach Station
10:10PMManchester, Coach Station
$91One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
01:00PM1h30
Leeds
02:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$101One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
03:20PM1h30
Leeds
04:50PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$101One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
11:00AM1h30
Leeds
12:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$101One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
08:00PM1h10
Leeds
09:10PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$101One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Leeds to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 24
Megabus
04:40AM2h15
Leeds
06:55AMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
04:40AM1h30
Leeds
06:10AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
05:50AM1h30
Leeds
07:20AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
National Express
06:30AM1h50
Leeds, Coach Station
08:20AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
07:40AM3h35
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
11:15AMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
Megabus
07:40AM2h50
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
10:30AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 transfer
National Express
08:25AM1h10
Leeds, Coach Station
09:35AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
09:00AM2h15
Leeds
11:15AMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
09:00AM1h30
Leeds
10:30AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
09:25AM3h05
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
12:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 transfer
Megabus
09:25AM3h50
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
01:15PMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
National Express
09:30AM1h40
Leeds, Coach Station
11:10AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
10:10AM1h40
Leeds, Coach Station
11:50AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:15AM1h10
Leeds
11:25AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
11:00AM2h15
Leeds
01:15PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
11:00AM1h30
Leeds
12:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
National Express
11:15AM1h10
Leeds, Coach Station
12:25PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
11:55AM2h35
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
02:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 transfer
Megabus
11:55AM3h20
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
03:15PMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
National Express
12:15PM1h40
Leeds, Coach Station
01:55PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
01:00PM2h15
Leeds
03:15PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
01:00PM1h30
Leeds
02:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
01:25PM3h25
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
04:50PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 transfer
Megabus
01:25PM4h10
Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport
05:35PMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
National Express
02:00PM1h10
Leeds, Coach Station
03:10PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
02:30PM1h10
Leeds
03:40PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
National Express
03:00PM1h40
Leeds, Coach Station
04:40PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
03:20PM2h15
Leeds
05:35PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
03:20PM1h30
Leeds
04:50PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:10PM1h10
Leeds
05:20PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
National Express
04:45PM1h25
Leeds, Coach Station
06:10PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
05:45PM1h40
Leeds, Coach Station
07:25PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
07:30PM1h10
Leeds, Coach Station
08:40PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
08:00PM1h10
Leeds
09:10PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
National Express
08:20PM1h10
Leeds, Coach Station
09:30PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
08:30PM1h40
Leeds, Coach Station
10:10PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
10:15PM1h10
Leeds, Coach Station
11:25PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
11:15PM1h35
Leeds, Coach Station
12:50AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers

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Bus times from Leeds to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Fastest Journey

1 h 10 m

Average

1 h 56 m

Buses per day

38

Distance

57 km

Of the 38 buses that leave Leeds for Manchester every day 30 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
FlixBus
08:00PM1h10
Leeds
09:10PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$101One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
FlixBus
04:10PM1h10
Leeds
05:20PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$101One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
National Express
11:15AM1h10
Leeds, Coach Station
12:25PMManchester, Coach Station
$221One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
National Express
10:15PM1h10
Leeds, Coach Station
11:25PMManchester, Coach Station
$111One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
National Express
08:20PM1h10
Leeds, Coach Station
09:30PMManchester, Coach Station
$161One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Leeds to Manchester

distanceDistance35 miles (57 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$12 (€10)
frequencyBus frequency22 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 22 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesMegabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express

Buses from Leeds to Manchester cover the 35 miles (57 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 22 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $2 (€2), but the average price of bus tickets is $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Leeds, Coach Station and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Bus companies: Megabus, National Express and FlixBus from Leeds to Manchester

For as little as $2 (€2) you can travel by bus to Manchester from Leeds with Megabus, National Express and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this 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 Leeds - 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 Leeds to Manchester with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: $7
  • National Express frequency: 8 a day

FAQs: Bus from Leeds to Manchester

FAQs: Take the bus from Leeds 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 Leeds to Manchester.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from Leeds to Manchester can start from as little as $2 (€2) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Leeds to Manchester is $12 (€10); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Leeds to Manchester bus travel time is 1 h 10 min   for the 35 mile (57 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Leeds to Manchester leaves at 8: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Leeds to Manchester leaves at 11: 15 PM.
Yes, there are 22 direct buses a day from Leeds to Manchester with Megabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
Take the Leeds to Manchester bus with Megabus, National Express, FlixBus or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey to Manchester from Leeds as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Leeds, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Leeds, Coach Station, Leeds, Leeds Bradford Airport and Leeds, York Street (Travel Centre). When arriving in Manchester, you can end your journey in bus stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Airport and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Leeds, Coach Station, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 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.

A day trip to Manchester from Leeds is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a bus from Leeds to Manchester is December.
You have options as you can travel from Leeds to Manchester 2 different ways: train or bus.

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