The cheapest buses from Manchester to Leeds

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Cheapest

$7

Average

$10

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Manchester to Leeds will cost around $ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 7.

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04:40AMManchester, Coach Station1h05 05:45AMLeeds, Coach Station
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$71One-way
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09:10PMManchester, Coach Station1h10 10:20PMLeeds, Coach Station
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$71One-way
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06:50AMManchester, Coach Station1h50 08:40AMLeeds, Coach Station
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$71One-way
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07:25PMManchester, Coach Station1h35 09:00PMLeeds, Coach Station
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$71One-way
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11:00AMManchester, Coach Station1h40 12:40PMLeeds, Coach Station
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$71One-way

Timetable Manchester to Leeds

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04:40AMManchester, Coach Station1h05 05:45AMLeeds, Coach Station
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04:50AMManchester, Airport1h55 06:45AMLeeds
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05:25AMManchester1h20 06:45AMLeeds
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06:50AMManchester, Coach Station1h50 08:40AMLeeds, Coach Station
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08:50AMManchester1h10 10:00AMLeeds
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09:10AMManchester, Coach Station1h10 10:20AMLeeds, Coach Station
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09:25AMManchester, Airport1h55 11:20AMLeeds
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10:10AMManchester1h10 11:20AMLeeds
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11:00AMManchester, Coach Station1h40 12:40PMLeeds, Coach Station
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11:30AMManchester1h00 12:30PMLeeds
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11:30AMManchester, Coach Station1h30 01:00PMLeeds, Coach Station
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12:55PMManchester, Airport1h40 02:35PMLeeds
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01:10PMManchester, Coach Station1h10 02:20PMLeeds, Coach Station
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01:35PMManchester1h00 02:35PMLeeds
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03:10PMManchester, Coach Station1h50 05:00PMLeeds, Coach Station
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03:45PMManchester, Coach Station1h40 05:25PMLeeds, Coach Station
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03:45PMManchester, Airport1h50 05:35PMLeeds
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04:00PMManchester, Coach Station1h20 05:20PMLeeds, Coach Station
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04:25PMManchester1h10 05:35PMLeeds
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05:10PMManchester, Coach Station1h25 06:35PMLeeds, Coach Station
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05:50PMManchester1h20 07:10PMLeeds
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06:45PMManchester, Coach Station1h30 08:15PMLeeds, Coach Station
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07:05PMManchester, Airport1h40 08:45PMLeeds
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07:25PMManchester, Coach Station1h35 09:00PMLeeds, Coach Station
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07:45PMManchester1h00 08:45PMLeeds
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09:10PMManchester, Coach Station1h10 10:20PMLeeds, Coach Station
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$5Northern Rail
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$8Northern Rail
$9Megabus
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$8Northern Rail
$9Megabus
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$9Northern Rail
$7National Express
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$6Northern Rail
$7National Express
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$6Northern Rail
$7National Express
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$8Northern Rail
$7National Express
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$7Northern Rail
$9Megabus
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$7Northern Rail
$9Megabus
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$7Northern Rail
$9Megabus
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Oct 15
$7Northern Rail
$9Megabus
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$4Northern Rail
$9Megabus
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$6Northern Rail
$9Megabus
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$7Northern Rail
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The fastest buses from Manchester to Leeds

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Fastest Journey

1 h

Average

1 h 25 m

Buses per day

26

Distance

57 km

Of the 26 buses that leave Manchester for Leeds every day 26 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 57 km distance in an average of 1 h 25 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h .

The slowest buses will take 1 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
11:30AMManchester1h00 12:30PMLeeds
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$121One-way
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01:35PMManchester1h00 02:35PMLeeds
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$121One-way
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07:45PMManchester1h00 08:45PMLeeds
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$91One-way
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04:40AMManchester, Coach Station1h05 05:45AMLeeds, Coach Station
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$71One-way
08:50AMManchester1h10 10:00AMLeeds
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$91One-way

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Bus Information to Leeds from Manchester

distanceDistance35 miles (57 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$7 (€5)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Megabus

Buses from Manchester to Leeds cover the 35 miles (57 km) long route taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $7 (€5), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $7 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.

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Manchester to Leeds with National Express

Find the best buses from Manchester to Leeds with Omio's travel partners National Express from $7 (€5). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

National Express

Travel hassle-free between Manchester and Leeds on a bus with National Express! Omio shows you National Express bus schedules and ticket types available to help you find the cheapest and fastest journey from Manchester to Leeds. National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, offering hundreds of journeys to cities, towns, and major UK airports at an affordable price. You can expect to travel 35 miles (57 km) between Manchester and Leeds on the bus and pay as low as $7 (€5) for a bus ticket.

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 Manchester - Leeds 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. So, book your cheap National Express bus ticket from Manchester to Leeds on Omio today and enjoy your journey!

National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets between Manchester and Leeds and when traveling by bus:

  • 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.

Buses from Manchester to Leeds

Travellers who want to travel from Manchester to Leeds by bus have the opportunity to use this connection several times a day. In general, there are twelve to fifteen bus connections on weekdays, so that you can get from Manchester to Leeds almost every hour. The journey usually lasts 1:25 hours and thus takes as much time as the journey by train or car.

Which bus companies travel from Manchester to Leeds?

The Manchester - Leeds route is regularly operated by National Express, the UK's largest coach operator. Other competitors are not yet active on the route. So if you want to travel by bus from Manchester to Leeds, you have no real choice.

How long does the bus ride from Manchester to Leeds take?

Travellers travelling by coach from Manchester to Leeds should allow approximately 1:30 hours for the journey, as the travel time for the 1:10 or 1:25 journey is specified by the operator. The route itself is operated directly by National Express. For users of this bus connection, there are no intermediate stops and no time-consuming transfers to other buses.

How often can you travel by bus from Manchester to Leeds?

Buses connections for the Manchester - Leeds route are offered by National Express throughout the week from Monday to Sunday. The company is the only provider on the route to date, but offers travellers a very good route. During the working days the buses run every hour, only on weekends the offer is significantly reduced. But even on Sundays travelers still have three driving dates at their disposal.

Bus stations on the route Manchester - Leeds?

At which bus station does the bus depart from in Manchester? The starting point for the Manchester - Leeds bus service is at Coach Station, the central point for all Manchester bus services in UK cities. From the Coach Station it is only a few minutes to the centre of Manchester. As you are virtually in the centre of the city, travellers will also find numerous restaurants and snack bars on the spot. Of course, one can also get a snack during the trip through the on-board service. WLAN can be easily found at and around the Coach Station. An internet connection is of course also available in the coach. Here, notebooks can also be recharged during the journey using the on-board power sockets.

At which bus station does the bus arrive in Leeds? The terminus for the trip to Leeds is the coach station. This is located near the city centre, which can be reached within a few minutes by city bus. There are many restaurants, cafes and snack bars for travellers. WLAN is available at the Coach Station - as well as at various other locations in Leeds.

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FAQs
How much do cheap buses between Manchester and Leeds cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Manchester to Leeds to cost as little as $7 (€5)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a bus from Manchester to Leeds?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $7 (€5)  for a bus ticket from Manchester to Leeds.
How far is Leeds from Manchester by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Leeds from Manchester by bus to be approximately 35 miles (57 km).
How long is the bus from Manchester to Leeds?
While the time it takes to travel 35 miles (57 km) between Manchester and Leeds can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Manchester to Leeds bus journey time is on average 1 h 10 min.
What station does the bus from Manchester to Leeds depart from? Which Leeds bus station do I come into from Manchester?

When taking a bus from Manchester, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. When you arrive in Leeds, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop, Leeds, York Street and Leeds, Coach Station.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Manchester Piccadilly   to Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.

Where do I find the Manchester bus station to Leeds? Where is the Leeds bus station?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the bus station to the city center in Leeds.

Which bus providers can get me from Manchester to Leeds?
For the best Manchester to Leeds bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Manchester and Leeds to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any nonstop bus services from Manchester to Leeds?
Yes, there are direct buses from Manchester to Leeds, and you can find a direct bus for this journey with Megabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
What time is the earliest bus from Manchester to Leeds? What time is the last bus from Manchester to Leeds?
You can take the earliest bus from Manchester to Leeds at 7: 50 AM   or take the last bus from Manchester to Leeds leaving at 7: 05 PM. Look for the latest Manchester to Leeds bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.
When should I book the Manchester to Leeds bus for the best deals on tickets?
If you buy the Manchester to Leeds bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $7 (€5). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Manchester to Leeds. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.