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 Oxford to Manchester will cost around $ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 28.
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3 h 20 m
3 h 57 m
Buses per day
Of the 4 buses that leave Oxford for Manchester every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 203 km distance in an average of 3 h 57 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 20 m .
The slowest buses will take 4 h 40 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||126 miles (203 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 20 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$23 (€18)|
|Bus companies||National Express or Megabus|
Buses from Oxford to Manchester cover the 126 miles (203 km) long route taking on average 3 h 20 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $20 (€16), but the average price of bus tickets is $23 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
Travel from Oxford to Manchester from $20 (€16) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.
Looking for a cheap and hassle-free way to travel between Oxford and Manchester? 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 between Oxford and Manchester. When you ride with National Express, you can expect to travel 126 miles (203 km) from Oxford to Manchester.
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 Oxford to Manchester 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.
National Express' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from Oxford to Manchester are the following:
When departing from Oxford, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Oxford, St Giles (Stop C5), Oxford, Bus Station, Gloucester Green and Oxford, Railway Station (Stop R4). When arriving in Manchester, you can end your trip in bus stations like Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
Omio customers book a bus from Oxford to Manchester, Shudehill Interchange most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Oxford and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Manchester most often arrive at Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this bus station to the city center.
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