Cheap bus tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Dec 1

Cheapest

$18

Average

$25

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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester will cost around $ 25 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 18.

Cheapest
10:10AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h35 01:45PMManchester, Coach Station
0 changes
$181One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:15PMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station5h25 08:40PMManchester, Coach Station
1 changes
$221One-way
11:35AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station4h50 04:25PMManchester, Coach Station
1 changes
$231One-way
06:50AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h55 10:45AMManchester, Coach Station
0 changes
$241One-way
09:20AMNewcastle upon Tyne4h40 02:00PMManchester, Airport
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$251One-way

Bus schedule Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester

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06:50AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h55 10:45AMManchester, Coach Station
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08:00AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station4h25 12:25PMManchester, Coach Station
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09:20AMNewcastle upon Tyne4h40 02:00PMManchester, Airport
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09:20AMNewcastle upon Tyne4h00 01:20PMManchester
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10:10AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h35 01:45PMManchester, Coach Station
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11:35AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station4h50 04:25PMManchester, Coach Station
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12:25PMNewcastle upon Tyne4h20 04:45PMManchester
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01:55PMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station5h10 07:05PMManchester, Coach Station
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03:15PMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station5h25 08:40PMManchester, Coach Station
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03:25PMNewcastle upon Tyne3h55 07:20PMManchester
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Wed
Dec 1
$61First Transpennine Express
$18National Express
Thu
Dec 2
$59First Transpennine Express
$23Megabus
Fri
Dec 3
$62First Transpennine Express
$22Flixbus
Sat
Dec 4
$63First Transpennine Express
$19Megabus
Sun
Dec 5
$63First Transpennine Express
$19Megabus
Mon
Dec 6
$52First Transpennine Express
$18National Express
Tue
Dec 7
$44First Transpennine Express
$16National Express
Wed
Dec 8
$49First Transpennine Express
$16National Express
Thu
Dec 9
$44First Transpennine Express
$16National Express
Fri
Dec 10
$61First Transpennine Express
$19Megabus
Sat
Dec 11
$61First Transpennine Express
$19Megabus
Sun
Dec 12
$61First Transpennine Express
$18National Express
Mon
Dec 13
$43First Transpennine Express
$16National Express
Tue
Dec 14
$41First Transpennine Express
$16National Express
Wed
Dec 15
$41First Transpennine Express
$16National Express
Thu
Dec 16
$43First Transpennine Express
$16National Express
Fri
Dec 17
$50First Transpennine Express
$20Megabus
Sat
Dec 18
$61First Transpennine Express
$19Megabus
Sun
Dec 19
$59First Transpennine Express
$20Megabus
Mon
Dec 20
$44First Transpennine Express
$23Megabus

Bus times from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Dec 1

Fastest Journey

3 h 35 m

Average

4 h 25 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

171 km

Of the 10 buses that leave Newcastle upon Tyne for Manchester 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 171 km distance in an average of 4 h 25 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 35 m .

The slowest buses will take 5 h 25 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
10:10AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h35 01:45PMManchester, Coach Station
0 changes
$181One-way
2nd Fastest
06:50AMNewcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station3h55 10:45AMManchester, Coach Station
0 changes
$241One-way
2nd Fastest
03:25PMNewcastle upon Tyne3h55 07:20PMManchester
0 changes
$251One-way
09:20AMNewcastle upon Tyne4h00 01:20PMManchester
0 changes
$251One-way
12:25PMNewcastle upon Tyne4h20 04:45PMManchester
0 changes
$251One-way

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester with National Express

You can travel by bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester with National Express for as low as $18 (€15). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus between Newcastle upon Tyne and Manchester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: $18

When purchasing your National Express bus tickets between Newcastle upon Tyne and Manchester, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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.

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Bus to Manchester from Newcastle upon Tyne
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FAQs
How much do cheap bus tickets to Manchester from Newcastle upon Tyne cost?
Bus tickets to Manchester from Newcastle upon Tyne for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $18 (€15)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus to Manchester from Newcastle upon Tyne?
The Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester bus ticket price is on average $20 (€17)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
How far is Manchester from Newcastle upon Tyne by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Manchester from Newcastle upon Tyne by bus to be approximately 105 miles (170 km).
How long is a bus between Newcastle upon Tyne and Manchester on average?
On average the Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester bus travel time is 3 h 55 min  for the 105 miles (170 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which bus providers can get me from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester?
If you're looking for buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester, you can rely on National Express or Megabus to get you to Manchester. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I find a direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester?
Yes, there are direct buses between Newcastle upon Tyne and Manchester, and you can find a direct bus for this trip with National Express or Megabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets between Newcastle upon Tyne and Manchester for the best deals?
You can find buses to Manchester from Newcastle upon Tyne to cost on average $20 (€17) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Newcastle upon Tyne to Manchester bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.