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Bus Information between Manchester and Harrogate

distanceDistance45 miles (73 km)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Manchester to Harrogate cover the 45 miles (73 km) long journey with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Harrogate, Library Gardens.

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Manchester to Harrogate with National Express

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National Express

Looking for a cheap and hassle-free way to travel from Manchester to Harrogate? National Express is the UK’s leading bus company that provides premium services and comfortable travel experiences on a budget. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. Check National Express bus schedules and tickets available for the route on Omio to find the best deals on buses from Manchester to Harrogate. When you ride with National Express, you can expect to travel 45 miles (73 km) between Manchester and Harrogate.

All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, perfect if you need to charge your phone or laptop. You can select from three ticket options for the Manchester to Harrogate bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on canceling or changing your bus ticket easily, we recommend splurging on the Fully Flexible Fare option.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips

Bus to Harrogate from Manchester
Take the bus to Harrogate easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Harrogate.
How far is Manchester to Harrogate by bus?
The distance between Manchester and Harrogate by bus is approximately 45 miles (73 km).
Which bus station from Manchester to Harrogate do I depart from? Which Harrogate bus station from Manchester do I arrive in?

Some of the Manchester bus stations to Harrogate you can start your journey from include Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Harrogate include Harrogate, Library Gardens, Harrogate, Station Parade and Harrogate, Otley Rd (Harlow Stores).

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Harrogate, Library Gardens.

Where is the departure bus station in Manchester located? Where is the arrival bus station in Harrogate located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city center of Manchester.

The most popular arrival bus station, Harrogate, Library Gardens, is located 0 miles (36 m) away from the city center of Harrogate.

Which bus providers can take me from Manchester to Harrogate?
If you're looking for buses from Manchester to Harrogate, you can rely on National Express to get you to Harrogate. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Manchester to Harrogate journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.