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 Swansea will cost around $ 50 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 30.
6 h 35 m
9 h 11 m
Buses per day
It's difficult to get from Manchester to Swansea without transferring at least once.
|Distance||146 miles (236 km)|
|Average bus duration||11 h 30 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$22 (€18)|
|Bus providers||National Express|
Buses from Manchester to Swansea cover the 146 miles (236 km) long journey taking on average 11 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $12 (€10), but the average price of bus tickets is $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Swansea, West Way.
Travel from Manchester to Swansea from $12 (€10) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.
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 - Swansea 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.
National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets between Manchester and Swansea and when traveling by bus:
When departing from Manchester, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. When arriving in Swansea, you can end your journey in bus stations like Swansea, West Way, Swansea, The Kingsway / Picton Lane (Digital Village) and Swansea, Quadrant Bus Station.
Omio customers book a bus from Manchester Piccadilly to Swansea, West Way most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Swansea, West Way, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.
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