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

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

5 h 5 m

Average

8 h 42 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

294 km

Cheap bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester start from $29 with an average ticket price of $34.

The fastest bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester takes 5h 5m in comparison to an average duration of 8h 42m and covers a distance of 294 km.

7 buses leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for Manchester every day with 7 travelling directly.

Megabus
05:30AM5h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:35AMManchester
$291One-way
0 transfers
National Express
03:50AM8h30
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
12:20PMManchester
$331One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:20PM9h30
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
06:50AMManchester
$351One-way
0 transfers
National Express
04:10PM8h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
12:50AMManchester
$361One-way
0 transfers
National Express
11:45PM12h35
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
12:20PMManchester
$361One-way
0 transfers

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

distanceDistance182 miles (293 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$37 (€32)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Buses from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester cover the 182 miles (293 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $37 (€32), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $12 (€11).

Bus companies: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester

You can travel by bus to Manchester from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with National Express, Megabus and FlixBus for as low as $12 (€11). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you 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 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 bus information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: $27

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

FAQs: Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester.
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Cheap bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester can start from as little as $12 (€11) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester is $37 (€32); 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 bus travel time is 7 h 30 min   for the 182 mile (293 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester leaves at 4: 40 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester leaves at 11: 45 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester without having to change trains with Megabus. There is 1 direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Manchester by bus is June.
You have options as you can travel between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Manchester 2 different ways: bus or train.

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