London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus

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Cheap bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

National Express
07:20PM9h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
04:25AMManchester Airport (MAN)
$401One-way
0 transfers
National Express
07:35PM8h50
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
04:25AMManchester Airport (MAN)
$451One-way
0 transfers
National Express
02:00PM8h35
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:35PMManchester Airport (MAN)
$511One-way
0 transfers
National Express
02:50AM9h00
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:50AMManchester Airport (MAN)
$561One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
07:05AM7h50
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
02:55PMManchester Airport (MAN)
$681One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Monday, July 22
National Express
07:35PM8h50
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
04:25AMManchester Airport (MAN)
0 transfers
National Express
07:20PM9h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
04:25AMManchester Airport (MAN)
0 transfers
National Express
02:00PM8h35
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:35PMManchester Airport (MAN)
0 transfers
National Express
02:50AM9h00
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:50AMManchester Airport (MAN)
0 transfers
National Express
09:40PM7h00
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
04:40AMManchester Airport (MAN)
0 transfers

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Bus times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Fastest Journey

7 h

Average

8 h 23 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

284 km

Of the 6 buses that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for Manchester Airport (MAN) every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
09:40PM7h00
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
04:40AMManchester Airport (MAN)
$971One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
07:05AM7h50
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
02:55PMManchester Airport (MAN)
$681One-way
0 transfers
National Express
02:00PM8h35
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:35PMManchester Airport (MAN)
$511One-way
0 transfers
National Express
07:35PM8h50
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
04:25AMManchester Airport (MAN)
$451One-way
0 transfers
National Express
02:50AM9h00
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:50AMManchester Airport (MAN)
$561One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

distanceDistance175 miles (283 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$49 (€42)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Megabus

Buses from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) cover the 175 miles (283 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $49 (€42), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $38 (€33).

Bus providers: National Express and Megabus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

Find the best buses from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) with Omio's travel partners National Express and Megabus from $38 (€33). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) - Manchester Airport (MAN) 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 from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: $38

FAQs: Bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN)

FAQs: Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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Cheap bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) can start from as little as $38 (€33) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) is $49 (€42); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus travel time is 7 h 45 min   for the 175 mile (283 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) leaves at 10: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) leaves at 9: 25 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) without having to change trains with Megabus. There is 1 direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the journey from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) you can take a bus with National Express or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester Airport (MAN) by bus is May.
You have options as you can travel to Manchester Airport (MAN) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 2 different ways: train or bus.

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