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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7 h 15 m
8 h 23 m
Buses per day
Of the 9 buses that leave Portsmouth for Manchester every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||191 miles (308 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 35 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$24 (€24)|
|Bus frequency||5 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus companies||National Express or Megabus|
Buses from Portsmouth to Manchester cover the 191 miles (308 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there are 5 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $24 (€24), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $21 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
You can travel by bus to Manchester from Portsmouth with National Express for as low as $21 (€21). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
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 Portsmouth and Manchester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
National Express from Portsmouth to Manchester bus information:
When taking the bus between Portsmouth and Manchester, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange, Portsmouth, St. Colmans Church and Portsmouth, Copnor Road. Your trip can end in bus stations such as Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Portsmouth & Southsea and need to travel around 0.1 miles (80 m) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Manchester most often arrive at Manchester, Coach Station and need to travel around 0.2 miles (343 m) from this bus station to the city center.
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