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.
This is the last bus of the day.
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3 h 20 m
5 h 6 m
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Of the 11 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.
|Distance||126 miles (203 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 20 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$18 (€18)|
|Bus frequency||2 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Megabus or National Express|
Buses from Oxford to Manchester cover the 126 miles (203 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 20 min with our travel partners like Megabus or National Express. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $18 (€18), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $15 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
National Express buses will get you from Oxford to Manchester from $15 (€15). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
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 Oxford and Manchester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
Some of the Oxford bus stations to Manchester you can start your journey from include Oxford, St Aldate's, Oxford, Thornhill Park and Ride and Oxford, Railway Station (Stop R4). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Manchester include Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Oxford and arriving in Manchester, Coach Station.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Oxford, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center of Oxford.
The most popular arrival bus station, Manchester, Coach Station, is located 0.2 miles (343 m) away from the city center of Manchester.
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