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 Portsmouth to Manchester will cost around $ 63 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 36.
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7 h 35 m
8 h 6 m
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Of the 8 buses that leave Portsmouth for Manchester every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 308 km distance in an average of 8 h 6 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 35 m .
The slowest buses will take 9 h 55 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||191 miles (308 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 50 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$29 (€23)|
|Bus providers||National Express|
Buses from Portsmouth to Manchester cover the 191 miles (308 km) long route taking on average 7 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $29 (€23), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $24 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
National Express buses will get you from Portsmouth to Manchester from $24 (€20). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
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 Portsmouth - Manchester 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.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your bus tickets between Portsmouth and Manchester due to the coronavirus:
When departing from Portsmouth, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange, Portsmouth and Portsmouth, Rudmore Roundabout. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your route in bus stations like Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
Omio customers book a bus from Portsmouth & Southsea to Manchester, Shudehill Interchange most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Portsmouth & Southsea, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Portsmouth. The most popular arrival bus station in Manchester, called Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.
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