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 Liverpool will cost around $ 11 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 6.
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1 h 15 m
1 h 29 m
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Of the 6 buses that leave Manchester for Liverpool every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 50 km distance in an average of 1 h 29 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 15 m .
The slowest buses will take 1 h 45 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.
|Distance||30 miles (49 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$6 (€5)|
|Bus providers||National Express or Megabus|
Buses from Manchester to Liverpool cover the 30 miles (49 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $6 (€5), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $6 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
Travel from Manchester to Liverpool from $6 (€5) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.
Looking for a cheap and hassle-free way to travel from Manchester to Liverpool? 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 trip on Omio to find the best deals on buses from Manchester to Liverpool. When you ride with National Express, you can expect to travel 30 miles (49 km) between Manchester and Liverpool.
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 Liverpool 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.
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Travellers can reach their destination in no time by bus from Manchester to Liverpool. The journey between the two cities in the north-west of England takes about 1:00 hrs. Almost around the clock there are several bus connections per hour on the route.
The route Manchester - Liverpool is served by National Express buses, there are only direct bus connections between the two cities.
A direct bus ride from Manchester to Liverpool takes around 1:00 hrs. Change of buses will take around 3:30 hrs.
Several times per hour it is possible to take the bus from Manchester to Liverpool. The first bus leaves Manchester Bus Station at 1:00 a.m., the last one leaves shortly before midnight towards Liverpool.
At which bus station does the bus start in Manchester? The Manchester Coach Station is located in the city center, it is about seven minutes walk to the main train station "Manchester Piccadilly". From here you can continue by bus or S-Bahn to other parts of the city.
At which bus station does the bus arrive in Liverpool? The bus station "One Bus Station" is located at Canning Place in close proximity to the banks of the River Mersey. Liverpool Central Station is only a seven minute walk away and offers excellent transport links.
There are a few bus stations in Manchester to start your journey from including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. In Liverpool you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool, Kempston Street.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Manchester.
The most popular arrival bus station, Liverpool, Liverpool One, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Liverpool.
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