London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) bus

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Cheap bus tickets from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
National Express
08:30AM4h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:20PMManchester, Coach Station
$181One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
National Express
09:30PM4h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:45AMManchester, Coach Station
$181One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
National Express
08:00PM4h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:25AMManchester, Coach Station
$181One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
National Express
07:30AM4h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:20PMManchester, Coach Station
$181One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
National Express
11:00AM4h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:50PMManchester, Coach Station
$181One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, July 25
National Express
12:30AM5h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
05:45AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
05:00AM7h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:20PMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
Megabus
05:00AM8h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:00PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
1 transfer
National Express
06:00AM6h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:15PMManchester, 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
National Express
07:30AM4h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:20PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
07:30AM5h10
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:40PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
07:30AM4h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:00PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
National Express
08:30AM4h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:20PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
09:00AM4h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:20PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
National Express
09:30AM4h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
02:10PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
10:00AM5h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:55PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
10:00AM6h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
04:40PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
National Express
11:00AM4h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:50PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
12:00PM4h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
04:55PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
01:00PM5h05
London, Victoria Coach Station
06:05PMManchester, Coach Station
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
National Express
02:00PM5h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
07:00PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
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
National Express
03:00PM4h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
07:55PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
03:00PM6h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
09:30PMManchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 transfers
National Express
04:00PM5h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
09:20PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
05:00PM5h10
London, Victoria Coach Station
10:10PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
Megabus
05:00PM7h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:50AMManchester Piccadilly (MAN)
1 transfer
National Express
05:00PM5h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
10:00PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
05:00PM7h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:15AMManchester, Airport
1 transfer
National Express
06:00PM4h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
10:40PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
07:00PM4h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
11:55PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
08:00PM4h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:25AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
09:00PM5h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
02:50AMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
09:00PM6h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:20AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
0 transfers
National Express
09:30PM4h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:45AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
Megabus
11:00PM4h05
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:05AMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
Megabus
11:00PM4h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:40AMManchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 transfers
National Express
11:00PM7h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
06:00AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
National Express
11:30PM6h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
06:05AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
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
National Express
11:59PM5h46
London, Victoria Coach Station
05:45AMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer

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Bus times from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Fastest Journey

4 h 5 m

Average

5 h 44 m

Buses per day

43

Distance

262 km

Of the 43 buses that leave London Victoria (VIC) for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) every day 33 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
$431One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
National Express
09:30PM4h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:45AMManchester, Coach Station
$181One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
09:00AM4h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:20PMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$201One-way
0 transfers
National Express
08:00PM4h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
12:25AMManchester, Coach Station
$181One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
07:00AM4h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
11:30AMManchester, Shudehill Interchange
$221One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

distanceDistance162 miles (261 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$18 (€16)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersNational Express, Megabus, FlixBus or Northern Rail (3)

Buses from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) cover the 162 miles (261 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus, FlixBus or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $18 (€16), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€8).

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

You can travel by bus to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) from London Victoria (VIC) with National Express, Megabus and FlixBus for as low as $9 (€8). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned bus operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter buses across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 bus companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern buses: Standard.

FAQs: Bus from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

FAQs: Take the bus from London Victoria (VIC) 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 Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN).
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) can start from as little as $9 (€8) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is $18 (€16); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by bus from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is 4 h 5 min   to travel the 162 mile (261 km) long route, with around there is 1 bus per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 6: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 11: 30 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) without having to change trains with National Express or Megabus. There is 1 direct bus from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the route from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) you can take a bus with National Express, Megabus, FlixBus or Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services between London Victoria (VIC) and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
A trip to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) from London Victoria (VIC) 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 Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) by bus is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from London Victoria (VIC) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) including taking a bus, train or flight.

Trains departing from London Victoria

Distance from London Victoria to city center
Distance from London Victoria to city center
1.8 miles (2.9 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent Flower stall Hairdresser Shoe repairer Wide range of shops Pharmacy Convenience store High street shops Off Licence Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: There is step free access at London Victoria Rail Station to the Victoria Line on the Underground. This can be accessed via the Cardinal Place entrance to the underground. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible public telephones: Main concourse | Accessible taxis: Available on request Taxi rank outside main station entrance | Accessible ticket machines: There are no accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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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