London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) bus

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Cheap bus tickets from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Megabus
07:30AM5h10
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:40PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$171One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
07:00AM4h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
11:30AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$191One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
09:00AM4h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:20PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$211One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
10:00AM6h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
04:40PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$251One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
11:00AM5h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
04:20PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$281One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, July 21
National Express
04:06AM8h09
London Paddington (PAD)
12:15PMManchester, Coach Station
2 transfers
Megabus
05:00AM8h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:00PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 transfer
Megabus
05:00AM7h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:20PMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
National Express
05:06AM7h14
London Paddington (PAD)
12:20PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
National Express
06:36AM6h44
London Paddington (PAD)
01:20PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
Megabus
07:00AM4h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
11:30AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
07:00AM7h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
02:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 transfer
Megabus
07:00AM8h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:15PMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
Megabus
07:30AM4h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:00PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
07:30AM5h10
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:40PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
09:00AM4h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:20PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
10:00AM6h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
04:40PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
10:00AM5h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:55PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
10:00AM7h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
05:00PMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
Megabus
10:00AM7h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
05:40PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 transfer
Megabus
11:00AM5h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
04:20PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
12:00PM5h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
05:50PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
12:00PM6h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
06:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
01:00PM8h05
London, Victoria Coach Station
09:05PMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
Megabus
01:00PM7h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
08:20PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 transfer
Megabus
02:00PM5h10
London, Victoria Coach Station
07:10PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
03:00PM5h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
08:50PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
03:00PM6h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
09:30PMManchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 transfers
Megabus
04:00PM6h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
10:30PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
04:00PM5h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
09:50PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
05:00PM7h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:50AMManchester Piccadilly (MAN)
1 transfer
Megabus
05:00PM7h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:15AMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
Megabus
05:00PM5h10
London, Victoria Coach Station
10:10PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
National Express
08:05PM5h40
London Paddington (PAD)
01:45AMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
Megabus
09:00PM6h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:20AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
09:00PM5h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
02:50AMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
11:00PM4h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:40AMManchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 transfers
Megabus
11:00PM4h05
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:05AMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
National Express
11:11PM6h34
London Paddington (PAD)
05:45AMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
Megabus
11:30PM5h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
05:10AMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
11:30PM6h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
05:50AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers

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Bus times from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Fastest Journey

4 h 5 m

Average

6 h 18 m

Buses per day

36

Distance

259 km

Of the 36 buses that leave London Paddington (PAD) for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) every day 21 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
11:00PM4h05
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:05AMManchester, Airport
$381One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Megabus
09:00AM4h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:20PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$211One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
07:30AM4h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:00PMManchester, Airport
$351One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
07:00AM4h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
11:30AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$191One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
11:00PM4h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:40AMManchester Piccadilly (MAN)
$351One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

distanceDistance160 miles (258 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$19 (€16)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesMegabus, FlixBus or National Express

Buses from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) cover the 160 miles (258 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 5 min with our travel partners like Megabus, FlixBus or National Express. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $9 (€8), but the average price of bus tickets is $19 (€16).

Bus providers: Megabus, FlixBus and National Express from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

For as little as $9 (€8) you can travel by bus between London Paddington (PAD) and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) with Megabus, FlixBus and National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus between London Paddington (PAD) and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN), you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Bus information from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 5 min
  • Cheapest Price: $17

FAQs: Bus from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

FAQs: Take the bus from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (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 Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN).
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) can start from as little as $9 (€8) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is $19 (€16); 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 Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) bus travel time is 4 h 5 min   for the 160 mile (258 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 6: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 11: 30 PM.
For the best London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Megabus, FlixBus or National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to compare what amenities they may offer.
A trip to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) from London Paddington (PAD) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 5 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) by bus is May.
You have options as you can travel from London Paddington (PAD) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.

Trains departing from London Paddington

Distance from London Paddington to city center
Distance from London Paddington to city center
3 miles (4.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Heathrow Airport
16 miles (25 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The Heathrow Express departs from the station every 15 minutes and drives directly to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. The journey takes about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located next to the ticket office.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi deck is situated above Platform 12 and is accessed via the concourse and platform 12, which has escalators and lifts to the upper level to the covered marshalled taxi rank. A queuing system is in operation. There is also a separate collection point for pre-booked taxis and a drop off point | Accessible taxis: All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair. There is also a separate collection point for prebooked taxis also further away from the lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are located near the taxi stand beside Platform 11.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent Flower stall Shoe repairer Wide range of shops Mini supermarket Pharmacy Convenience store High street shops Off Licence Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Wasabi | The Beer House | Barburrito | Upper Crust | The Mad Bishop & Bear (Fullers) | The Pasty Shop | Burger King | Pret a Manger | The Savanna | Soboro Bakery | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Virtuo Car Hire | Hertz
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near Platform 1.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair access, escalators, elevators.

Trains arriving to Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (767 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Manchester Airport
8 miles (13 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

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