Manchester to Stafford bus

Cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Stafford

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West Midlands Railway
06:35PMManchester1h55 08:30PMStafford
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Bus times from Manchester to Stafford

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Fastest Journey

1 h 55 m


1 h 55 m

Buses per day



76 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Manchester for Stafford every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

West Midlands Railway
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Overview: Bus from Manchester to Stafford

distanceDistance47 miles (75 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$36 (€32)
frequencyBus frequency4 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 4 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express or FlixBus

Buses from Manchester to Stafford cover the 47 miles (75 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $36 (€32), but the average price of bus tickets is $36 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Stafford, Station Road.

Bus providers: FlixBus and National Express from Manchester to Stafford

You can travel by bus from Manchester to Stafford with FlixBus and National Express for as low as $36 (€32). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

National Express

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

FlixBus from Manchester to Stafford bus information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 38 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. 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 - Stafford 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.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Stafford from Manchester

    Take the bus to Stafford 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 Stafford.
    Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Manchester to Stafford to cost as little as $36 (€32)  in the next 7 days.
    The bus price from Manchester to Stafford is on average $36 (€32)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
    You should expect to travel around 47 miles (75 km)  to Stafford from Manchester by bus.
    While the time it takes to travel 47 miles (75 km) from Manchester to Stafford can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Manchester to Stafford bus journey time is on average 1 h 55 min.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Stafford, Station Road.

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Manchester.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Stafford, Station Road, is located 0.2 miles (374 m) away from the city center of Stafford.

    If you're looking for buses from Manchester to Stafford, you can rely on National Express or FlixBus to get you to Stafford. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Manchester to Stafford journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The average number of buses departing Manchester for Stafford is 4 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest bus for this route departs from Manchester at 6: 35 PM. The last bus leaves from Manchester at 6: 35 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Manchester to Stafford and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    If you purchase the Manchester to Stafford bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $36 (€32). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Manchester to Stafford. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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